The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 East Midlands 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 91 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.28% 0.28% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.69% 1.95% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +64.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.38 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +21.21%
Qualifications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
237 205 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.47% 14.15% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 94 79
Average daily rate £338 £331 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +10.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £17.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £56.25 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MCITP
England

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 29 July 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 +13 3 - - 2
Derbyshire +2 1 - -
Leicestershire - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - - 1
Northamptonshire - - - - 7
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) MCSA
3 5 (55.56%) MCP
3 5 (55.56%) MS Office
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
3 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
3 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (55.56%) MCDST
3 5 (55.56%) MCTS
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
4 3 (33.33%) Lync
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) MVVM
6 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
6 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) QA
6 1 (11.11%) WCF
6 1 (11.11%) Silverlight

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (55.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) EDRMS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) IT Support Engineer
1 5 (55.56%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
1 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
1 1 (11.11%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (11.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
2 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Online Security
2 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCDST
2 5 (55.56%) MCTS
2 5 (55.56%) MCP
2 5 (55.56%) MCSA
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix