The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of England 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 120 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Contract jobs citing MCITP 22 5 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.21% 1.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.16% 1.05% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £400 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +22.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £290 £318
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £41.00 - £14.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -7.57%
Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
529 478 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.08% 20.02% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 205 272
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £179 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 44 85
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -48.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.19 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £38.00 £41.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
MCITP
England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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 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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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 -12 9 £350 - 2
Bedfordshire - 8 £300 - 1
Norfolk - 2 - -
Essex 0 1 £400 +77.77% 1
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Cambridgeshire - - - - 3
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 20 (52.63%) Windows
4 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 18 (47.37%) MCSE
5 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (42.11%) Migration
6 16 (42.11%) CRM
7 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
7 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
8 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
9 11 (28.95%) .NET
10 10 (26.32%) VMware
10 10 (26.32%) MCTS
11 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (23.68%) C#
11 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
11 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (23.68%) vSphere
12 8 (21.05%) MVVM
12 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (21.05%) Reactive Extensions
12 8 (21.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (21.05%) SOAP
12 8 (21.05%) Web Services
12 8 (21.05%) XML
12 8 (21.05%) Workflow
12 8 (21.05%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 14 (36.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (13.16%) JOnAS
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (5.26%) IIS
6 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.63%) SAS
7 1 (2.63%) Lync
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (15.79%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) VLAN
2 5 (13.16%) LAN
2 5 (13.16%) WAN
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) DNS
3 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.63%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (44.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.89%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Legal
1 1 (2.63%) Electronics
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 9 (23.68%) CRM Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 7 (18.42%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Project Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Development Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (5.26%) Citrix Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) Reactive Extensions
2 8 (21.05%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 8 (21.05%) SOAP
2 8 (21.05%) Web Services
2 8 (21.05%) XML
2 8 (21.05%) WCF
3 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
4 6 (15.79%) EDI
5 1 (2.63%) Software Packaging
5 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 2 (5.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Migration
1 16 (42.11%) CRM
2 9 (23.68%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (21.05%) MVVM
3 8 (21.05%) Workflow
3 8 (21.05%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.42%) Project Planning
4 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) TDD
5 6 (15.79%) Data Modelling
5 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 5 (13.16%) ITIL
7 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.63%) Validation
8 1 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.63%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) C#
3 6 (15.79%) ABAP
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (47.37%) MCSE
3 10 (26.32%) MCTS
4 7 (18.42%) Degree
5 5 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (10.53%) MCP
7 3 (7.89%) CCNA
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (7.89%) VCAP
8 2 (5.26%) NCDA
8 2 (5.26%) NCIE
8 2 (5.26%) CCA
8 2 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (5.26%) CCEA
9 1 (2.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.63%) MCSA
9 1 (2.63%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) vSphere
3 8 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.79%) XenApp
5 5 (13.16%) UAG
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (7.89%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.63%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.05%) SCCM
2 6 (15.79%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 32 (84.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 6 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (15.79%) Citrix
3 6 (15.79%) SAP
4 5 (13.16%) HP
5 4 (10.53%) NetApp
5 4 (10.53%) Dell
5 4 (10.53%) Cisco
6 3 (7.89%) IBM
6 3 (7.89%) EMC
6 3 (7.89%) Tableau
7 2 (5.26%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
8 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.63%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) Veritas
8 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
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