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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 183 208 195
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -13
Contract jobs citing MCITP 16 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 1.81% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 21
Average daily rate
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£388 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £259 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £425 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -15.15%
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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
888 1051 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.08% 14.60% 13.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 729 704
Average daily rate £438 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 32 39
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.60 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.02% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.79 £48.00 £35.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 28 (62.22%) Windows
3 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 23 (51.11%) SQL
5 18 (40.00%) Citrix
6 16 (35.56%) ITIL
6 16 (35.56%) MCSE
6 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (35.56%) MCTS
7 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
8 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
8 13 (28.89%) VMware
8 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
10 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
10 11 (24.44%) Clustering
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (22.22%) HP
11 10 (22.22%) Cisco
12 9 (20.00%) SAN
12 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
13 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
13 8 (17.78%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (28.89%) MS Exchange
1 13 (28.89%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) WorkSite
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) SAN
2 5 (11.11%) Firewall
2 5 (11.11%) WAN
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.67%) DHCP
4 3 (6.67%) Extranet
4 3 (6.67%) DNS
4 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.67%) VLAN
4 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (4.44%) VPN
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) Wireless
6 1 (2.22%) SNMP
6 1 (2.22%) SMTP
6 1 (2.22%) VoIP
6 1 (2.22%) 3G
6 1 (2.22%) NAS
6 1 (2.22%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (24.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (6.67%) MySQL
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
8 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (2.22%) SQL CLR
9 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Law
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Administrator
2 10 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Senior SQL Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) DBA
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Wintel Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) Wintel Administrator
7 4 (8.89%) SQL DBA
7 4 (8.89%) Deployment Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) jQuery
2 3 (6.67%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (2.22%) Software Packaging
4 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Clustering
2 7 (15.56%) Data Integration
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Replication
3 5 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) CMDB
4 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.22%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (62.22%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
4 6 (13.33%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) ITIL
2 14 (31.11%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.78%) Change Management
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
4 7 (15.56%) Data Modelling
4 7 (15.56%) ETL
4 7 (15.56%) Data Transformation
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.44%) Scrum
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.22%) Validation
8 1 (2.22%) Benchmarking
8 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 23 (51.11%) SQL
2 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 9 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) C
4 2 (4.44%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 45 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (35.56%) MCSE
2 16 (35.56%) MCTS
3 7 (15.56%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (11.11%) MCSA
5 4 (8.89%) CCNA
5 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.89%) MCP
6 3 (6.67%) RHCT
6 3 (6.67%) RHCE
7 2 (4.44%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MOS
8 1 (2.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.22%) MCDBA
8 1 (2.22%) CCEA
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (2.22%) IBM Certification
8 1 (2.22%) CCA
8 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (15.56%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.67%) NFS
6 2 (4.44%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.44%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.22%) vSphere
7 1 (2.22%) XenServer
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCOM
2 3 (6.67%) MIMEsweeper
2 3 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
2 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 3 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (4.44%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (4.44%) SCCM
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
2 18 (40.00%) Citrix
3 13 (28.89%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) HP
4 10 (22.22%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle
5 5 (11.11%) Dell
5 5 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 4 (8.89%) SolarWinds
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
7 3 (6.67%) Symantec
7 3 (6.67%) Sophos
7 3 (6.67%) NetApp
8 2 (4.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.22%) TOWER Software
9 1 (2.22%) Juniper
9 1 (2.22%) Veritas
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
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