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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 116 119 110
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.041% 0.50% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 2.75% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 7
Average daily rate
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£175 £200 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -18.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £249 £255
% change year-on-year
+40.30% -2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £13.38 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+15.02% -37.79%
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
468 472 452
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 19.09% 18.15% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 228 231
Average daily rate £400 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £192 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 36 61
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.95 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%

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 6 March 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
Suffolk -1 1 £175 -12.50%
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (90.48%) Windows
3 14 (66.67%) MCSE
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) Migration
7 8 (38.10%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (28.57%) ITIL
8 6 (28.57%) Linux
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) DHCP
9 5 (23.81%) DNS
9 5 (23.81%) Clustering
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
10 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (19.05%) HP
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) MCTS
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Administrator
2 4 (19.05%) Server Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) DBA
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Support
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 2 (9.52%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) Linux
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.76%) AIX
7 1 (4.76%) Solaris
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Migration
2 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Security Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Management
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (66.67%) MCSE
3 5 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (14.29%) MCTS
5 2 (9.52%) MCDBA
5 2 (9.52%) CCNA
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) NCDA
6 1 (4.76%) NCIE
6 1 (4.76%) VCAP
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
1 8 (38.10%) VMware
2 4 (19.05%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp