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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 129 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Contract jobs citing MCITP 18 20 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.84% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.28% 4.17% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 20
Average daily rate
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£420 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £155 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -15.15%
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
549 480 585
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.87% 20.23% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 216 268
Average daily rate £360 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £180 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 34 73
Average hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -54.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £9.98 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.10 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 19 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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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 +4 8 £420 +31.25%
Cambridgeshire +6 4 £400 - 1
Essex -6 1 - -
Bedfordshire -13 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
4 23 (57.50%) Windows
5 22 (55.00%) CRM
6 21 (52.50%) SQL
7 18 (45.00%) SharePoint
8 17 (42.50%) .NET
9 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 15 (37.50%) C#
10 15 (37.50%) Migration
10 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
11 14 (35.00%) MVVM
11 14 (35.00%) Reactive Extensions
11 14 (35.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 14 (35.00%) WCF
11 14 (35.00%) Workflow
11 14 (35.00%) SOAP
11 14 (35.00%) Web Services
11 14 (35.00%) XML
12 13 (32.50%) MCSE
13 12 (30.00%) Degree
13 12 (30.00%) MCTS
13 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (30.00%) TDD
14 11 (27.50%) Data Modelling
14 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (25.00%) Data Migration
15 10 (25.00%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (45.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (10.00%) JOnAS
5 2 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (15.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) Firewall
2 5 (12.50%) DNS
3 4 (10.00%) VLAN
3 4 (10.00%) LAN
3 4 (10.00%) WAN
3 4 (10.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.00%) SAN
4 2 (5.00%) Broadband
5 1 (2.50%) Wireless
5 1 (2.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 23 (57.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (7.50%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (5.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.50%) DB2
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Legal
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) CRM Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Project Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Development Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
7 2 (5.00%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 14 (35.00%) Reactive Extensions
2 14 (35.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 14 (35.00%) WCF
2 14 (35.00%) SOAP
2 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 14 (35.00%) XML
3 9 (22.50%) Silverlight
4 6 (15.00%) EDI
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (57.50%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) Linux
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.50%) AIX
6 1 (2.50%) Solaris
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) CRM
2 15 (37.50%) Migration
3 14 (35.00%) MVVM
3 14 (35.00%) Workflow
4 12 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 11 (27.50%) Data Modelling
6 10 (25.00%) Data Migration
7 9 (22.50%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 7 (17.50%) Incident Management
10 5 (12.50%) ITIL
11 4 (10.00%) MVC
12 3 (7.50%) Project Management
12 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
12 3 (7.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (2.50%) Validation
14 1 (2.50%) Service Management
14 1 (2.50%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) SQL
2 15 (37.50%) C#
3 6 (15.00%) ABAP
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (32.50%) MCSE
3 12 (30.00%) Degree
3 12 (30.00%) MCTS
4 3 (7.50%) MCP
4 3 (7.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.00%) NCDA
5 2 (5.00%) NCIE
5 2 (5.00%) VCAP
5 2 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.00%) CCNA
5 2 (5.00%) MCDBA
6 1 (2.50%) MCSA
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) UAG
3 4 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.50%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.50%) XenApp
5 1 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (2.50%) WSUS
3 1 (2.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 36 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) VMware
3 6 (15.00%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (15.00%) SAP
4 5 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (7.50%) Cisco
6 3 (7.50%) Tableau
7 2 (5.00%) Red Gate
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
7 2 (5.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) EMC
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Veritas
8 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.50%) Apple
8 1 (2.50%) Juniper