The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 33 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.71% 0.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 0.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £249 £255
% change year-on-year
+40.30% -2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £13.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.02% -37.79%
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Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Qualifications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
82 130 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.29% 37.68% 45.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 24
Average daily rate £390 £314 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.20% -7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 5
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% +36.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCITP across the Bracknell region.

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Bracknell region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (62.50%) Validation
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) HP
5 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
6 2 (25.00%) MCTS
7 1 (12.50%) PDA
7 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
7 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
7 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (12.50%) Clustering
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing MCITP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCITP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WinRunner
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
1 1 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) PDA
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) AIX
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Validation
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) MCSE
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) MCTS
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) VCP4
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 7 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Netcool
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Veritas
4 1 (12.50%) McAfee