The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 73 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.35% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% 1.49% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £290 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £359 £268
% change year-on-year
+0.97% +34.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +20.68%
MCITP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
209 269 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 21.41% 23.25% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 120 101
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £144 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 21 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.62% +32.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £15.00 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £31.80 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +21.73%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +6 1 £290 +28.88%
MCITP
South East

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (40.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 10

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) POP3
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior IT Support
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) MCP
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Rackspace