The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 17 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 11.97% 11.02% -
As % of the Qualifications category 13.71% 13.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 0
Average daily rate £305 £347 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £255
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +45.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +25.00%
MCITP
Renfrewshire

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

Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
124 99 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 87.32% 83.90% 74.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 68 23
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £315 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (97.06%) SQL
2 33 (97.06%) Clustering
3 32 (94.12%) Software Testing
3 32 (94.12%) MCTS
3 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (94.12%) Test Automation
3 32 (94.12%) HP Quality Center
3 32 (94.12%) Windows
3 32 (94.12%) MCSE
3 32 (94.12%) MCSA
3 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
3 32 (94.12%) WinRunner
3 32 (94.12%) TestDirector
3 32 (94.12%) HP UFT
3 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
3 32 (94.12%) Change Management
4 31 (91.18%) VMware
4 31 (91.18%) VMware ESX
4 31 (91.18%) Netcool
4 31 (91.18%) Intel Security
4 31 (91.18%) Veritas
4 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
4 31 (91.18%) Citrix
4 31 (91.18%) Windows XP
4 31 (91.18%) AIX
4 31 (91.18%) McAfee ePO
4 31 (91.18%) Windows 7
4 31 (91.18%) Hyper-V
5 29 (85.29%) PDA

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 32 (94.12%) HP UFT
1 32 (94.12%) TestDirector
1 32 (94.12%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Analyst
1 23 (67.65%) Test Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 15 (44.12%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 7 (20.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Test Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Tester
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Tester
9 1 (2.94%) Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Tester
Miscellaneous
1 33 (97.06%) Clustering
2 29 (85.29%) PDA
3 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
1 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2003
1 32 (94.12%) Windows Server 2008
2 31 (91.18%) AIX
2 31 (91.18%) Windows 7
2 31 (91.18%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Change Management
1 32 (94.12%) Software Testing
1 32 (94.12%) Test Automation
2 27 (79.41%) Test Scripting
3 2 (5.88%) High Availability
3 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
4 1 (2.94%) Records Management
4 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (94.12%) MCSA
2 32 (94.12%) MCSE
2 32 (94.12%) MCTS
3 26 (76.47%) ISTQB
4 24 (70.59%) Security Cleared
5 19 (55.88%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
1 31 (91.18%) Hyper-V
1 31 (91.18%) VMware ESX
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (94.12%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (91.18%) McAfee ePO
2 31 (91.18%) Netcool
Vendors
1 32 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 31 (91.18%) Citrix
2 31 (91.18%) Intel Security
2 31 (91.18%) Veritas
2 31 (91.18%) VMware
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £320 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago