The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 88 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.73% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.14% 4.90% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Average daily rate
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- £160 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -33.33%
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 East Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
264 245 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.21% 14.85% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 120 113
Average daily rate £350 £320 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £424 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 19 34
Average hourly rate £14.63 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.35% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £13.50 £13.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £56.16 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire +6 2 - - 2
Derbyshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) EDRMS
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) MCDST
4 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Degree

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) EDRMS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support
2 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WCF
1 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
1 1 (14.29%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (14.29%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) MVVM
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Online Security
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCDST
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft