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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 542 442 388
Rank change year-on-year
-100 -54
Contract jobs citing MCITP 83 179 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 1.87% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 107 104
Median daily rate £336 £323 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.26% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £163 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £415 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 23
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £13.50 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £44.90 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+102.85% +11.11%
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
10607 9550 9314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.54% 18.78% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 6691 5677 5448
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 482 435
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 29 June 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
London -25 24 £425 +41.66% 8
South East -29 24 £360 -8.28% 13
North West -36 10 £283 +25.55% 2
North East - 10 £330 -
East of England +8 6 £383 +17.69%
West Midlands -26 6 £425 +88.88% 1
Yorkshire -13 2 £78 -76.15%
South West -4 1 - - 4
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 194 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 144 (74.23%) Microsoft
3 132 (68.04%) Windows
4 101 (52.06%) Active Directory
5 91 (46.91%) MCTS
6 76 (39.18%) ITIL
6 76 (39.18%) PowerShell
7 69 (35.57%) MCSE
8 66 (34.02%) Windows Server
9 55 (28.35%) MS Excel
9 55 (28.35%) DNS
10 50 (25.77%) SQL
11 47 (24.23%) SQL Server
11 47 (24.23%) Office 365
12 44 (22.68%) VMware
13 43 (22.16%) MS Office
14 41 (21.13%) .NET
15 40 (20.62%) MS Exchange
15 40 (20.62%) Migration
16 38 (19.59%) SharePoint
16 38 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
17 36 (18.56%) Degree
18 35 (18.04%) Microsoft Azure
19 33 (17.01%) MCSA
19 33 (17.01%) VBScript
20 32 (16.49%) C#
21 30 (15.46%) Cisco
21 30 (15.46%) Citrix
21 30 (15.46%) Service Management

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 40 (20.62%) MS Exchange
2 38 (19.59%) SharePoint
3 27 (13.92%) IIS
4 21 (10.82%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (9.28%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (3.61%) Apache
6 7 (3.61%) JBoss
6 7 (3.61%) Skype for Business
6 7 (3.61%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (2.58%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 55 (28.35%) MS Excel
2 43 (22.16%) MS Office
3 10 (5.15%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 47 (24.23%) Office 365
2 35 (18.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.61%) OneDrive
4 6 (3.09%) Yammer
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.52%) PaaS
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (28.35%) DNS
2 28 (14.43%) DHCP
3 27 (13.92%) Firewall
4 25 (12.89%) Skype
5 14 (7.22%) Internet
6 13 (6.70%) VPN
7 10 (5.15%) LAN
7 10 (5.15%) SAN
7 10 (5.15%) SSL
7 10 (5.15%) WAN
8 9 (4.64%) TCP/IP
9 7 (3.61%) Kerberos
10 5 (2.58%) Wireless
11 4 (2.06%) Broadband
11 4 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (1.55%) HTTP
12 3 (1.55%) IPsec
12 3 (1.55%) IPv4
12 3 (1.55%) IPv6
12 3 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (24.23%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (8.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (7.22%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.64%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (3.61%) MySQL
8 5 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (2.06%) Data Mining
9 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.55%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
10 3 (1.55%) Power BI
11 2 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 13 (6.70%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.55%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.52%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.52%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (6.70%) Finance
1 13 (6.70%) German Language
2 7 (3.61%) French Language
3 6 (3.09%) Local Government
4 5 (2.58%) Banking
5 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.52%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Military
6 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.52%) Publishing
6 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (12.89%) Support Engineer
2 20 (10.31%) Consultant
2 20 (10.31%) Developer
3 17 (8.76%) Field Engineer
4 15 (7.73%) Analyst
5 14 (7.22%) Office 365 Engineer
6 12 (6.19%) Technical Support
7 11 (5.67%) Administrator
7 11 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.15%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (5.15%) Technical Engineer
8 10 (5.15%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support
9 9 (4.64%) Architect
9 9 (4.64%) DBA
9 9 (4.64%) Windows Engineer
10 8 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Consultant
11 7 (3.61%) SharePoint Administrator
11 7 (3.61%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (21.13%) .NET
2 28 (14.43%) HTML
3 21 (10.82%) ASP.NET
4 19 (9.79%) XML
5 10 (5.15%) CSS
5 10 (5.15%) jQuery
6 7 (3.61%) LAMP
6 7 (3.61%) WCF
7 6 (3.09%) .NET Framework
7 6 (3.09%) JSP
8 4 (2.06%) WAMP
9 3 (1.55%) 802.1X
9 3 (1.55%) FastCGI
9 3 (1.55%) LINQ
9 3 (1.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (1.55%) Reactive Extensions
9 3 (1.55%) REST
9 3 (1.55%) SOAP
9 3 (1.55%) Web Services
9 3 (1.55%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.73%) Clustering
2 6 (3.09%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.09%) PMI
3 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.06%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.06%) PKI
4 4 (2.06%) Replication
4 4 (2.06%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.06%) Wiki
5 3 (1.55%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.03%) FlexPod
6 2 (1.03%) Statistics
7 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
7 1 (0.52%) iPhone
7 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (68.04%) Windows
2 66 (34.02%) Windows Server
3 38 (19.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (13.40%) Linux
6 17 (8.76%) Windows 7
7 13 (6.70%) Windows 8
7 13 (6.70%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.19%) Unix
9 10 (5.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (4.64%) Windows 10
11 7 (3.61%) Windows XP
12 5 (2.58%) Android
13 4 (2.06%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (39.18%) ITIL
2 40 (20.62%) Migration
3 30 (15.46%) Service Management
4 26 (13.40%) Customer Engagement
5 18 (9.28%) Project Management
6 17 (8.76%) High Availability
7 15 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (7.22%) Workflow
9 13 (6.70%) Load Balancing
10 12 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.67%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (5.67%) CRM
12 10 (5.15%) Security Auditing
13 9 (4.64%) Capacity Management
13 9 (4.64%) Content Management
13 9 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (4.64%) Performance Tuning
13 9 (4.64%) Security Testing
13 9 (4.64%) TDD
13 9 (4.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 76 (39.18%) PowerShell
2 50 (25.77%) SQL
3 33 (17.01%) VBScript
4 32 (16.49%) C#
5 21 (10.82%) JavaScript
6 17 (8.76%) Java
6 17 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.15%) PHP
8 8 (4.12%) C++
9 6 (3.09%) C
10 4 (2.06%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.06%) Python
10 4 (2.06%) Ruby
11 3 (1.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 194 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 91 (46.91%) MCTS
3 69 (35.57%) MCSE
4 38 (19.59%) Security Cleared
5 36 (18.56%) Degree
6 33 (17.01%) MCSA
7 25 (12.89%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (12.89%) MCP
8 21 (10.82%) SC Cleared
9 20 (10.31%) MCDST
10 16 (8.25%) CCNA
11 13 (6.70%) DV Cleared
12 10 (5.15%) MCAD
12 10 (5.15%) MCSD
13 9 (4.64%) ISTQB
13 9 (4.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 8 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (4.12%) RHCE
15 7 (3.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.09%) SLA
2 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 101 (52.06%) Active Directory
2 26 (13.40%) Hyper-V
3 23 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.64%) UAG
4 9 (4.64%) VMware ESX
5 7 (3.61%) BitLocker
5 7 (3.61%) Terminal Server
6 6 (3.09%) vSphere
6 6 (3.09%) XenApp
7 4 (2.06%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.55%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (13.92%) SCCM
2 20 (10.31%) SCOM
3 11 (5.67%) WSUS
4 8 (4.12%) Puppet
5 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (3.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (3.61%) Red Hat Satellite
6 5 (2.58%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.58%) SCVMM
6 5 (2.58%) WMI
7 4 (2.06%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.55%) DameWare
9 2 (1.03%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.52%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.52%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 144 (74.23%) Microsoft
2 44 (22.68%) VMware
3 30 (15.46%) Cisco
3 30 (15.46%) Citrix
4 21 (10.82%) HP
5 11 (5.67%) Red Hat
6 10 (5.15%) NetApp
7 8 (4.12%) Dell
8 7 (3.61%) Brocade
9 5 (2.58%) IBM
9 5 (2.58%) Intel Security
10 4 (2.06%) EMC
10 4 (2.06%) Oracle
11 3 (1.55%) Apple
11 3 (1.55%) Palo Alto
11 3 (1.55%) Remedy
11 3 (1.55%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.55%) SolarWinds
12 2 (1.03%) F5
12 2 (1.03%) Rackspace
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