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 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 115 111 121
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Contract jobs citing MCITP 9 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.57% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.24% 2.91% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £200 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £168 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £283
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £283 £298
% change year-on-year
+32.74% -5.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £42.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% -11.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+20.68% -31.76%
MCITP
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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 of England region.

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
401 446 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 15.63% 19.54% 20.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 203 248
Average daily rate £383 £350 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% +8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £125 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 69
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.78 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.79% -27.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.00 £41.00
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 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 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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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
Suffolk -6 4 £175 -26.31% 1
Hertfordshire +7 3 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire - - - - 2
Essex - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (90.63%) Windows
3 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 17 (53.13%) MCSE
5 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
5 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
7 12 (37.50%) Migration
7 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (34.38%) VMware
9 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (28.13%) SQL
11 8 (25.00%) Linux
11 8 (25.00%) ITIL
11 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (21.88%) DNS
12 7 (21.88%) DHCP
12 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
13 6 (18.75%) SOAP
13 6 (18.75%) Web Services
13 6 (18.75%) XML
13 6 (18.75%) .NET
13 6 (18.75%) C#
13 6 (18.75%) Oracle
13 6 (18.75%) CRM
13 6 (18.75%) HP
13 6 (18.75%) WCF
13 6 (18.75%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 13 (40.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (15.63%) SharePoint
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DHCP
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.38%) Firewall
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (3.13%) Wireless
5 1 (3.13%) SAN
5 1 (3.13%) MPLS
5 1 (3.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) MySQL
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) DB2
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Developer
1 6 (18.75%) CRM Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Administrator
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 4 (12.50%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) .NET
1 6 (18.75%) SOAP
1 6 (18.75%) Web Services
1 6 (18.75%) XML
1 6 (18.75%) WCF
1 6 (18.75%) Reactive Extensions
1 6 (18.75%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Statistics
2 2 (6.25%) Replication
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Linux
5 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 2 (6.25%) AIX
7 2 (6.25%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Migration
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (18.75%) CRM
3 6 (18.75%) MVVM
3 6 (18.75%) Workflow
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) TDD
4 5 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.50%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Security Management
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) Network Management
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.13%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (53.13%) MCSE
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
5 4 (12.50%) MCTS
5 4 (12.50%) MCDBA
6 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) NCDA
7 2 (6.25%) NCIE
7 2 (6.25%) VCAP
7 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
7 2 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCSA
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (3.13%) MCP
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) MetaFrame
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) HP
3 6 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) NetApp
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) IBM
5 2 (6.25%) Red Gate
6 1 (3.13%) EMC
6 1 (3.13%) Apple