The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 529 421 405
Rank change year-on-year
-108 -16
Contract jobs citing MCITP 96 195 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.90% 2.01% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 121 95
Median daily rate £375 £323 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 31
Median hourly rate £11.75 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.34% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.10 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.10 £54.92 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+59.09% +39.68%
MCITP
UK

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

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10653 9688 9434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.29% 19.32% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 6686 5636 5580
Median daily rate £405 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £545 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 352 477 482
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in England

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in England

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in England

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in England

MCITP
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

MCITP Hourly Rate Histogram in England

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -38 37 £375 +10.60% 12
London -49 22 £375 +25.00% 13
North West -14 11 £305 +35.55% 5
West Midlands -8 8 £425 +88.88% 2
East of England +6 6 £438 +75.00% 5
North East - 5 £330 - 1
South West -6 4 £650 +56.62% 6
Yorkshire +4 2 £425 +100.00% 3
East Midlands +8 1 - - 4
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 202 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 155 (76.73%) Microsoft
3 131 (64.85%) Windows
4 110 (54.46%) Active Directory
5 86 (42.57%) MCTS
6 84 (41.58%) ITIL
7 76 (37.62%) MCSE
8 71 (35.15%) PowerShell
9 66 (32.67%) MS Excel
10 56 (27.72%) Windows Server
11 51 (25.25%) VMware
12 50 (24.75%) MS Exchange
12 50 (24.75%) DNS
13 46 (22.77%) SQL
14 45 (22.28%) Office 365
14 45 (22.28%) Degree
15 43 (21.29%) Security Cleared
16 42 (20.79%) .NET
17 41 (20.30%) SQL Server
17 41 (20.30%) SharePoint
18 40 (19.80%) MS Office
18 40 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
19 39 (19.31%) Cisco
19 39 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
19 39 (19.31%) Migration
20 34 (16.83%) VBScript
20 34 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
21 31 (15.35%) C#
21 31 (15.35%) MCSA
22 30 (14.85%) HTML

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (24.75%) MS Exchange
2 41 (20.30%) SharePoint
3 30 (14.85%) IIS
4 21 (10.40%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (8.91%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.47%) Apache
6 7 (3.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.47%) JBoss
6 7 (3.47%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.47%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.48%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 66 (32.67%) MS Excel
2 40 (19.80%) MS Office
3 13 (6.44%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (5.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.28%) Office 365
2 34 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.47%) OneDrive
4 6 (2.97%) Yammer
5 4 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.50%) IaaS
6 1 (0.50%) PaaS
6 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (24.75%) DNS
2 27 (13.37%) DHCP
3 25 (12.38%) Skype
4 20 (9.90%) Firewall
5 14 (6.93%) VPN
6 12 (5.94%) Internet
7 10 (4.95%) SSL
8 9 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (4.46%) LAN
8 9 (4.46%) TCP/IP
8 9 (4.46%) WAN
9 7 (3.47%) SAN
10 4 (1.98%) Broadband
10 4 (1.98%) Kerberos
10 4 (1.98%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (1.98%) Wireless
11 3 (1.49%) HTTP
11 3 (1.49%) IPv4
11 3 (1.49%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (20.30%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.47%) MySQL
4 7 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (1.98%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (1.49%) Power BI
9 2 (0.99%) Big Data
9 2 (0.99%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 16 (7.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.49%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.50%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (7.92%) Finance
2 13 (6.44%) German Language
3 8 (3.96%) Local Government
4 7 (3.47%) French Language
5 6 (2.97%) Banking
6 4 (1.98%) Military
7 2 (0.99%) Advertising
7 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Electronics
8 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Publishing
8 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (14.85%) Support Engineer
2 20 (9.90%) Consultant
3 19 (9.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (8.91%) Developer
4 18 (8.91%) Field Engineer
5 17 (8.42%) Analyst
6 12 (5.94%) Administrator
6 12 (5.94%) Office 365 Engineer
6 12 (5.94%) Technical Support
7 11 (5.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 11 (5.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (4.95%) Architect
8 10 (4.95%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (4.95%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 9 (4.46%) SharePoint Administrator
9 9 (4.46%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (3.96%) 2nd Line Support
11 7 (3.47%) DBA
11 7 (3.47%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (20.79%) .NET
2 30 (14.85%) HTML
3 21 (10.40%) XML
4 19 (9.41%) ASP.NET
5 13 (6.44%) CSS
5 13 (6.44%) jQuery
6 7 (3.47%) LAMP
7 6 (2.97%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.97%) JSP
7 6 (2.97%) WCF
8 4 (1.98%) WAMP
9 3 (1.49%) 802.1X
9 3 (1.49%) ADO.NET
9 3 (1.49%) Ajax
9 3 (1.49%) FastCGI
9 3 (1.49%) LINQ
9 3 (1.49%) REST
9 3 (1.49%) RSS
9 3 (1.49%) Windows Identity Foundation
9 3 (1.49%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.94%) Clustering
1 12 (5.94%) Computer Science
1 12 (5.94%) Replication
2 11 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.96%) EMC VNX
4 6 (2.97%) PMI
5 4 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.98%) PKI
6 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.49%) Wiki
7 2 (0.99%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.99%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.50%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.50%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) iPad
8 1 (0.50%) iPhone
8 1 (0.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 131 (64.85%) Windows
2 56 (27.72%) Windows Server
3 40 (19.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (14.85%) Linux
5 21 (10.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (8.42%) Windows 7
7 15 (7.43%) Unix
7 15 (7.43%) Windows 8
8 11 (5.45%) Windows 10
9 10 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (4.95%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.96%) Windows XP
11 5 (2.48%) Android
12 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.50%) VMS
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (41.58%) ITIL
2 39 (19.31%) Migration
3 30 (14.85%) Service Management
4 28 (13.86%) Customer Engagement
5 19 (9.41%) Project Management
6 16 (7.92%) Workflow
7 14 (6.93%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (6.93%) High Availability
8 13 (6.44%) Security Auditing
9 12 (5.94%) CRM
9 12 (5.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (5.45%) Security Testing
11 10 (4.95%) Test Scripting
12 9 (4.46%) Capacity Management
12 9 (4.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (4.46%) Load Balancing
13 8 (3.96%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (3.96%) Problem Management
13 8 (3.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (35.15%) PowerShell
2 46 (22.77%) SQL
3 34 (16.83%) VBScript
4 31 (15.35%) C#
5 26 (12.87%) JavaScript
6 16 (7.92%) Java
7 13 (6.44%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.95%) PHP
9 6 (2.97%) C
10 5 (2.48%) C++
11 4 (1.98%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.98%) Python
11 4 (1.98%) Ruby
12 3 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 202 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 86 (42.57%) MCTS
3 76 (37.62%) MCSE
4 45 (22.28%) Degree
5 43 (21.29%) Security Cleared
6 39 (19.31%) Cisco Certification
7 31 (15.35%) MCSA
8 28 (13.86%) CCNA
9 24 (11.88%) SC Cleared
10 23 (11.39%) MCP
11 18 (8.91%) MCDST
12 17 (8.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 15 (7.43%) DV Cleared
14 13 (6.44%) MCAD
14 13 (6.44%) MCSD
15 11 (5.45%) ISTQB
15 11 (5.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 11 (5.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 10 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 9 (4.46%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.47%) SLA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.49%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 110 (54.46%) Active Directory
2 24 (11.88%) Hyper-V
3 21 (10.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (7.92%) vSphere
5 9 (4.46%) UAG
6 7 (3.47%) BitLocker
6 7 (3.47%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 7 (3.47%) Terminal Server
7 6 (2.97%) VMware ESX
7 6 (2.97%) XenApp
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.49%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 23 (11.39%) SCCM
1 23 (11.39%) SCOM
2 10 (4.95%) WSUS
3 9 (4.46%) NetBackup
4 8 (3.96%) Puppet
5 7 (3.47%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (2.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 5 (2.48%) WMI
8 3 (1.49%) Backup Exec
8 3 (1.49%) DameWare
8 3 (1.49%) SCDPM
8 3 (1.49%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.99%) Windows Intune
10 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.50%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.50%) WhatsUp Gold
10 1 (0.50%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 155 (76.73%) Microsoft
2 51 (25.25%) VMware
3 39 (19.31%) Cisco
4 30 (14.85%) Citrix
5 19 (9.41%) HP
6 12 (5.94%) EMC
7 11 (5.45%) Red Hat
8 9 (4.46%) NetApp
9 8 (3.96%) CommVault
9 8 (3.96%) SolarWinds
10 7 (3.47%) Brocade
11 6 (2.97%) IBM
12 5 (2.48%) Dell
13 4 (1.98%) Intel Security
13 4 (1.98%) Oracle
14 3 (1.49%) Palo Alto
14 3 (1.49%) Remedy
14 3 (1.49%) ServiceNow
15 2 (0.99%) F5
15 2 (0.99%) Rackspace
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £330 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 8 days ago