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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 79 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing MCITP 7 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.33% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.07% 1.82% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 3
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£456 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.08% +1.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £283 £298
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -31.76%
MCITP
England

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
228 275 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.05% 18.41% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 141 99
Average daily rate £350 £348 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +7.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 37
Average hourly rate £16.75 £20.06 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.50% -27.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £34.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £22.70
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 2015. 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
Derbyshire +29 4 £550 +266.66% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £325 - 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 4
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
3 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (44.44%) MCSE
4 8 (44.44%) Migration
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
4 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
5 7 (38.89%) Dell
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
7 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Lync
9 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) DHCP
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
10 2 (11.11%) IBM
10 2 (11.11%) HP
10 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
10 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
10 2 (11.11%) Apple
10 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
10 2 (11.11%) SQL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 10 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 8 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Lync
4 2 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.56%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) MPLS
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) EDRMS
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Support
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Messaging Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.11%) AS400
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (11.11%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.56%) Linux
7 1 (5.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Migration
2 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Email Migration
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (44.44%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (11.11%) A+ Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MOS
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.56%) MCTS
5 1 (5.56%) MCSA
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (5.56%) HP APS
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (11.11%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) WSUS
1 2 (11.11%) SCCM
1 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Dell
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Cisco
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (5.56%) BT
5 1 (5.56%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle