The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 124 125 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing MCITP 8 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.29% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.59% 3.06% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 10
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £225
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +42.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -21.25%
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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
504 490 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.27% 16.49% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 247 191
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £170 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 41 44
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +1 4 £325 +30.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 3 £250 -
Norfolk -3 2 £250 -
Suffolk - 2 £250 - 1
Bedfordshire +6 1 - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (46.67%) Clustering
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (33.33%) ITIL
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) MCSA
9 3 (20.00%) MCTS
9 3 (20.00%) SCCM
9 3 (20.00%) VMware
9 3 (20.00%) Lync
10 2 (13.33%) Office 365
10 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (13.33%) FCoE
10 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (13.33%) SCOM
10 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
10 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (13.33%) VLAN
10 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
10 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
10 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (13.33%) SQL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (20.00%) Lync
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) FCoE
1 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
1 2 (13.33%) VLAN
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
General
1 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Tandem
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (86.67%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCSA
4 3 (20.00%) MCTS
5 2 (13.33%) CCA
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix