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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
UK / England
Rank 510 518 399
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -119
Contract jobs citing MCITP 60 74 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.16% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.73% 0.76% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 95
Median daily rate £345 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £191 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £359
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £35.00 £16.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.85% +113.28%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £16.96
% change year-on-year
-39.53% +26.80%

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
8247 9801 9486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.22% 21.05% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 6006 5627
Median daily rate £423 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 451 434
Median hourly rate £29.00 £35.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +89.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-29.62% +105.12%

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 21 January 2017.

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
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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +17 24 £340 -12.25% 7
London +5 17 £313 -15.54% 13
East of England -1 6 £400 -0.62% 3
South West +14 5 - -
East Midlands +4 2 - - 4
West Midlands +3 2 £460 -0.54% 4
North West +20 1 £165 -22.35% 3
Yorkshire +14 1 £230 -21.03% 1
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 150 (97.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 132 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 107 (69.48%) Windows
4 95 (61.69%) Active Directory
5 79 (51.30%) MCSE
6 67 (43.51%) Windows Server
7 59 (38.31%) ITIL
7 59 (38.31%) VMware
8 49 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (29.22%) MCSA
11 44 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 39 (25.32%) Office 365
13 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
14 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
15 35 (22.73%) Migration
16 33 (21.43%) Windows 7
17 31 (20.13%) SQL
18 30 (19.48%) Finance
19 28 (18.18%) Cisco
19 28 (18.18%) Security Cleared
20 27 (17.53%) PowerShell
20 27 (17.53%) MS Exchange
21 26 (16.88%) MCP
21 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
21 26 (16.88%) Firewall
22 25 (16.23%) SharePoint
22 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
23 24 (15.58%) MCTS
24 23 (14.94%) DHCP

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 27 (17.53%) MS Exchange
2 25 (16.23%) SharePoint
3 22 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 14 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (3.90%) IIS
6 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (3.25%) MS Project Server
8 2 (1.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.34%) MS Office
3 1 (0.65%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 39 (25.32%) Office 365
2 25 (16.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (2.60%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.60%) Mimecast
4 4 (2.60%) OneDrive
4 4 (2.60%) Yammer
5 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.95%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.95%) IaaS
5 3 (1.95%) SaaS
6 1 (0.65%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.88%) Firewall
2 23 (14.94%) DHCP
3 21 (13.64%) SAN
4 19 (12.34%) DNS
5 16 (10.39%) WAN
6 14 (9.09%) Skype
7 13 (8.44%) VoIP
8 10 (6.49%) TCP/IP
8 10 (6.49%) VLAN
9 9 (5.84%) Kerberos
10 8 (5.19%) MPLS
10 8 (5.19%) VPN
11 7 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (3.90%) LAN
12 6 (3.90%) PBX
12 6 (3.90%) SSL
13 5 (3.25%) Internet
14 4 (2.60%) LDAP
14 4 (2.60%) NAS
14 4 (2.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (6.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database
4 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.30%) DTS
8 2 (1.30%) OLAP
8 2 (1.30%) OLTP
8 2 (1.30%) Power BI
8 2 (1.30%) PowerPivot
8 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.95%) CruiseControl
2 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.95%) TeamCity
2 3 (1.95%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.65%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (19.48%) Finance
2 4 (2.60%) Banking
2 4 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (1.95%) Back Office
3 3 (1.95%) German Language
3 3 (1.95%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Legal
4 1 (0.65%) Local Government
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (12.34%) DBA
1 19 (12.34%) SQL DBA
2 18 (11.69%) Analyst
3 17 (11.04%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (10.39%) Architect
5 13 (8.44%) Consultant
6 12 (7.79%) Systems Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) Server Engineer
7 11 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
8 10 (6.49%) Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Wintel Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Service Analyst
9 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) Technical Architect
10 8 (5.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Azure Consultant
11 7 (4.55%) Active Directory Architect
11 7 (4.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (8.44%) .NET
2 11 (7.14%) HTML
2 11 (7.14%) XML
3 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.90%) WCF
5 3 (1.95%) WF
6 2 (1.30%) SOAP
6 2 (1.30%) Web Services
7 1 (0.65%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.69%) Clustering
2 14 (9.09%) Replication
3 8 (5.19%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.55%) PKI
5 5 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.60%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.30%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.30%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.30%) Fintech
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) Wiki
9 1 (0.65%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.65%) Handset
9 1 (0.65%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 107 (69.48%) Windows
2 67 (43.51%) Windows Server
3 49 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 46 (29.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 26 (16.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.14%) Linux
8 10 (6.49%) Solaris
9 9 (5.84%) Windows 10
10 8 (5.19%) Unix
11 7 (4.55%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 6 (3.90%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.65%) AIX
13 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.31%) ITIL
2 35 (22.73%) Migration
3 14 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (9.09%) High Availability
4 9 (5.84%) Project Management
5 8 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (5.19%) Configuration Management
5 8 (5.19%) Server Building
5 8 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (4.55%) CRM
6 7 (4.55%) Patch Management
6 7 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.90%) Capacity Management
7 6 (3.90%) Identity Management
7 6 (3.90%) Problem Management
8 5 (3.25%) Coaching
8 5 (3.25%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.25%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.25%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 31 (20.13%) SQL
2 27 (17.53%) PowerShell
3 18 (11.69%) VBScript
4 13 (8.44%) C#
5 5 (3.25%) C++
5 5 (3.25%) Java
5 5 (3.25%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.60%) C
7 3 (1.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.95%) Python
8 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 150 (97.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (51.30%) MCSE
3 45 (29.22%) MCSA
4 28 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 26 (16.88%) MCP
6 24 (15.58%) MCTS
7 19 (12.34%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (12.34%) SC Cleared
8 17 (11.04%) CCNA
8 17 (11.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (7.79%) Degree
10 11 (7.14%) CCNP
10 11 (7.14%) MCDST
11 9 (5.84%) MCDBA
12 7 (4.55%) DV Cleared
13 6 (3.90%) A+ Certification
14 4 (2.60%) CISSP
14 4 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (2.60%) OCP
14 4 (2.60%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.25%) SLA
3 4 (2.60%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) ISO27002
System Software
1 95 (61.69%) Active Directory
2 36 (23.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.99%) Hyper-V
4 12 (7.79%) XenApp
5 7 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
5 7 (4.55%) vSphere
6 5 (3.25%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (2.60%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.95%) UAG
8 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (14.29%) SCCM
2 12 (7.79%) Nessus
3 11 (7.14%) SCOM
4 7 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.60%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.60%) Nagios
5 4 (2.60%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.95%) Puppet
6 3 (1.95%) WSUS
7 2 (1.30%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.30%) Simpana
7 2 (1.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.30%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.65%) Netcool
8 1 (0.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 132 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 59 (38.31%) VMware
3 28 (18.18%) Cisco
4 20 (12.99%) HP
5 19 (12.34%) Citrix
6 18 (11.69%) SolarWinds
7 13 (8.44%) NetApp
8 12 (7.79%) LANDesk
8 12 (7.79%) Oracle
9 7 (4.55%) IBM
10 6 (3.90%) 3PAR
10 6 (3.90%) Intel Security
10 6 (3.90%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.60%) Altiris
11 4 (2.60%) ServiceNow
11 4 (2.60%) Supermicro
11 4 (2.60%) Veeam
12 3 (1.95%) Avaya
12 3 (1.95%) RedGate
12 3 (1.95%) Remedy
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