The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 August 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 161 200 189
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -11
Contract jobs citing MCITP 11 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.81% 0.98% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 9
Median daily rate £425 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £168 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £335
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.14
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +4.19%
MCITP
London

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

Qualifications Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
609 816 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.59% 15.11% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 591 637
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 15
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £12.50 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £44.12 £31.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (65.00%) Migration
4 12 (60.00%) MCSE
5 10 (50.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 9 (45.00%) VMware
6 9 (45.00%) ITIL
6 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (35.00%) Firewall
7 7 (35.00%) Banking
7 7 (35.00%) SCOM
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
8 6 (30.00%) Database Security
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
8 6 (30.00%) OCP
8 6 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (30.00%) IBM Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) Replication

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.00%) CMS
4 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) InfoPath
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (5.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) Kerberos
3 1 (5.00%) ADSL
3 1 (5.00%) Broadband
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) ISDN
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) PBX
3 1 (5.00%) PSTN
3 1 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (5.00%) Skype
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Administrator
2 6 (30.00%) DBA
3 5 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (15.00%) Senior DBA
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Oracle DBA
5 3 (15.00%) SQL DBA
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support
7 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Service Support Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
1 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Migration
2 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 6 (30.00%) Database Security
3 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Escalation Management
6 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.00%) Records Management
6 1 (5.00%) Release Management
6 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
6 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) C
1 6 (30.00%) C#
1 6 (30.00%) C++
1 6 (30.00%) Java
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
1 6 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (30.00%) IBM Certification
3 6 (30.00%) OCP
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle Certification
4 4 (20.00%) MCTS
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (5.00%) MCSA
6 1 (5.00%) MOS
6 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
6 1 (5.00%) PMP
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCOM
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 5 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) BT
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com