The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Erskine region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 26 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCITP 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 4.03% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£347 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £290 £318
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.27% -7.57%
Qualifications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 29 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 89.93% 100.00% 85.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 23 10
Average daily rate £340 £370 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -8.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £287 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
MCITP
Renfrewshire

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 22 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSA
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 7 (77.78%) Veritas
3 7 (77.78%) Clustering
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
4 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
4 6 (66.67%) MCTS
4 6 (66.67%) PDA
4 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
4 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Netcool
4 6 (66.67%) McAfee
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) WinRunner
4 6 (66.67%) TestDirector
4 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (66.67%) AIX
4 6 (66.67%) MCSE
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (66.67%) Test Automation

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) WinRunner
1 6 (66.67%) TestDirector
1 6 (66.67%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) XML
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Clustering
2 6 (66.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) AIX
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 6 (66.67%) Change Management
1 6 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 3 (33.33%) High Availability
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSA
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) SC Cleared
2 8 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) MCTS
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) VMware ESX
1 6 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Netcool
1 6 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Veritas
3 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 6 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) HP