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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 545 434 396
Rank change year-on-year
-111 -38
Contract jobs citing MCITP 83 184 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.36% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.78% 1.86% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 107 120
Median daily rate £330 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £138 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £328 £352 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 15
Median hourly rate £23.75 £15.77 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.60% -5.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.60 £13.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £38.50 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £15.77 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+121.94% +0.12%
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
10655 9911 9251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.36% 19.21% 19.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6683 5989 5299
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 363 486 403
Median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.05 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £52.17 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -16 31 £388 +29.16% 20
East of England +19 16 £410 +26.15% 3
South East -23 13 £320 -16.06% 11
North East - 10 £330 -
North West -24 7 £240 +6.66% 7
Yorkshire -26 3 £78 -80.62% 4
West Midlands -32 3 £425 +21.42% 3
MCITP
UK

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 196 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 146 (74.49%) Microsoft
3 132 (67.35%) Windows
4 107 (54.59%) Active Directory
5 90 (45.92%) MCTS
6 79 (40.31%) PowerShell
7 76 (38.78%) ITIL
8 71 (36.22%) Windows Server
9 69 (35.20%) MCSE
10 58 (29.59%) DNS
11 52 (26.53%) SQL
12 50 (25.51%) SQL Server
13 49 (25.00%) Office 365
14 46 (23.47%) MS Excel
14 46 (23.47%) VMware
15 45 (22.96%) SharePoint
16 44 (22.45%) Migration
16 44 (22.45%) Degree
17 41 (20.92%) Windows Server 2012
18 40 (20.41%) .NET
19 39 (19.90%) MS Exchange
20 38 (19.39%) Security Cleared
21 37 (18.88%) MS Office
22 34 (17.35%) Citrix
22 34 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
23 33 (16.84%) VBScript
23 33 (16.84%) C#
23 33 (16.84%) MCSA
24 31 (15.82%) Service Management
25 30 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008

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 45 (22.96%) SharePoint
2 39 (19.90%) MS Exchange
3 24 (12.24%) IIS
4 19 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (8.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (4.59%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (4.59%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.57%) Apache
7 7 (3.57%) JBoss
7 7 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (3.57%) Tomcat
8 6 (3.06%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.55%) MS Project Server
9 5 (2.55%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 46 (23.47%) MS Excel
2 37 (18.88%) MS Office
3 13 (6.63%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 49 (25.00%) Office 365
2 34 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.57%) OneDrive
4 6 (3.06%) Yammer
5 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.51%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (29.59%) DNS
2 29 (14.80%) DHCP
3 26 (13.27%) Firewall
4 18 (9.18%) Skype
5 15 (7.65%) VPN
6 14 (7.14%) Internet
7 13 (6.63%) WAN
8 12 (6.12%) TCP/IP
9 11 (5.61%) LAN
10 10 (5.10%) SAN
10 10 (5.10%) SSL
11 7 (3.57%) Kerberos
12 5 (2.55%) NetScaler
12 5 (2.55%) Wireless
13 4 (2.04%) Broadband
13 4 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.53%) Bluetooth
14 3 (1.53%) HTTP
14 3 (1.53%) IPv4
14 3 (1.53%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (25.51%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (6.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (4.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (3.57%) MySQL
9 6 (3.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (2.04%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.53%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.53%) Data Mining
11 3 (1.53%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (1.53%) Power BI
12 2 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (9.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.53%) Fiddler
4 1 (0.51%) WiX
General
1 16 (8.16%) Finance
2 9 (4.59%) German Language
3 7 (3.57%) Local Government
4 5 (2.55%) Banking
5 3 (1.53%) French Language
6 2 (1.02%) Advertising
6 2 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Electronics
7 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.51%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.51%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (11.73%) Developer
2 20 (10.20%) Support Engineer
3 19 (9.69%) Consultant
4 17 (8.67%) Field Engineer
5 16 (8.16%) Analyst
6 14 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
7 13 (6.63%) Administrator
8 11 (5.61%) Architect
9 10 (5.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (5.10%) Technical Support
9 10 (5.10%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (4.59%) CRM Developer
10 9 (4.59%) DBA
10 9 (4.59%) SharePoint Administrator
11 8 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Technical Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Technical Support Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Wintel Engineer
12 7 (3.57%) Active Directory Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.41%) .NET
2 28 (14.29%) HTML
3 21 (10.71%) XML
4 20 (10.20%) ASP.NET
5 10 (5.10%) WCF
6 9 (4.59%) CSS
6 9 (4.59%) jQuery
7 7 (3.57%) LAMP
8 6 (3.06%) .NET Framework
8 6 (3.06%) JSP
9 5 (2.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 5 (2.55%) Reactive Extensions
9 5 (2.55%) SOAP
9 5 (2.55%) Web Services
10 4 (2.04%) WAMP
11 3 (1.53%) Ajax
11 3 (1.53%) LINQ
11 3 (1.53%) REST
11 3 (1.53%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 3 (1.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.63%) Clustering
2 10 (5.10%) Computer Science
3 7 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.06%) PMI
5 5 (2.55%) PKI
5 5 (2.55%) Wiki
6 4 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.04%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.04%) Replication
6 4 (2.04%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.53%) BYOD
7 3 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.53%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.02%) Statistics
9 1 (0.51%) EMC VNXe
9 1 (0.51%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.51%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 132 (67.35%) Windows
2 71 (36.22%) Windows Server
3 41 (20.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (13.27%) Linux
6 15 (7.65%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (6.12%) Unix
9 10 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (5.10%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.08%) Windows XP
11 7 (3.57%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.04%) Android
13 3 (1.53%) Mac OS X
14 2 (1.02%) Solaris
15 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.51%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (38.78%) ITIL
2 44 (22.45%) Migration
3 31 (15.82%) Service Management
4 26 (13.27%) Customer Engagement
5 18 (9.18%) Project Management
5 18 (9.18%) Workflow
6 17 (8.67%) High Availability
7 14 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (6.63%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.61%) CRM
9 11 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 10 (5.10%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (5.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (4.59%) Capacity Management
11 9 (4.59%) Content Management
11 9 (4.59%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (4.59%) Security Testing
11 9 (4.59%) TDD
11 9 (4.59%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 79 (40.31%) PowerShell
2 52 (26.53%) SQL
3 33 (16.84%) C#
3 33 (16.84%) VBScript
4 20 (10.20%) JavaScript
5 18 (9.18%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.67%) Java
7 10 (5.10%) PHP
8 8 (4.08%) C++
9 6 (3.06%) C
10 5 (2.55%) VB
11 4 (2.04%) Bash Shell
11 4 (2.04%) Python
11 4 (2.04%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 196 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (45.92%) MCTS
3 69 (35.20%) MCSE
4 44 (22.45%) Degree
5 38 (19.39%) Security Cleared
6 33 (16.84%) MCSA
7 26 (13.27%) MCP
8 22 (11.22%) SC Cleared
9 20 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
10 13 (6.63%) MCDST
11 12 (6.12%) DV Cleared
12 11 (5.61%) CCNA
13 9 (4.59%) ISTQB
13 9 (4.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 9 (4.59%) MCAD
13 9 (4.59%) MCSD
14 8 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 8 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 8 (4.08%) RHCE
15 7 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.55%) SLA
2 3 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 107 (54.59%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.22%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.10%) XenApp
5 9 (4.59%) UAG
5 9 (4.59%) VMware ESX
6 7 (3.57%) BitLocker
6 7 (3.57%) Terminal Server
6 7 (3.57%) vSphere
7 6 (3.06%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.04%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.02%) Firmware
11 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 30 (15.31%) SCCM
2 18 (9.18%) SCOM
3 11 (5.61%) WSUS
4 8 (4.08%) Puppet
5 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (3.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 7 (3.57%) Red Hat Satellite
6 6 (3.06%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 5 (2.55%) SCVMM
7 5 (2.55%) WMI
8 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
9 3 (1.53%) DameWare
9 3 (1.53%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.53%) SolarWinds Orion
10 2 (1.02%) SCDPM
11 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.51%) SmoothWall
11 1 (0.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 146 (74.49%) Microsoft
2 46 (23.47%) VMware
3 34 (17.35%) Citrix
4 27 (13.78%) Cisco
5 23 (11.73%) HP
6 11 (5.61%) NetApp
6 11 (5.61%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.08%) Dell
8 7 (3.57%) Brocade
9 6 (3.06%) Oracle
10 5 (2.55%) CheckPoint
10 5 (2.55%) IBM
10 5 (2.55%) Intel Security
11 4 (2.04%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.53%) EMC
12 3 (1.53%) Palo Alto
12 3 (1.53%) Remedy
12 3 (1.53%) ServiceNow
13 2 (1.02%) Avaya
13 2 (1.02%) Symantec
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