The first table below looks at the demand for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Cheltenham region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank - - 54
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - - 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +42.85%
Qualifications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
50 27 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 43.10% 37.50% 81.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 16 148
Average daily rate £425 £387 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.81% -8.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £430 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 20
Average hourly rate £40.00 £57.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.82% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £57.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
MCITP
Gloucestershire

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham