The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 81 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.073% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £249 £255
% change year-on-year
+40.70% -2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.77 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -21.12%
MCITP
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
149 121 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.88% 9.90% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 62 30
Average daily rate £349 £325 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.30% +17.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MCITP
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) CMDB
3 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) MCDBA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
4 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Deskside Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Fund Management
3 1 (25.00%) Investment Management
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) MCDBA
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft