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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 40 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +12
Contract jobs citing MCITP 9 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 3.70% 14.10% 5.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.27% 17.74% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 7
Median daily rate £270 £305 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £295 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £340 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +8.65%
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
211 62 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 86.83% 79.49% 88.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 51 110
Median daily rate £321 £325 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -6.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £39.00 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Erskine region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) MCTS
3 22 (88.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) MCSA
4 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (68.00%) Change Management
5 17 (68.00%) MCSE
5 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (68.00%) Windows 7
5 17 (68.00%) Office 365
6 16 (64.00%) McAfee ePO
6 16 (64.00%) Netcool
6 16 (64.00%) Intel Security
6 16 (64.00%) Citrix
6 16 (64.00%) Veritas
6 16 (64.00%) AIX
6 16 (64.00%) Clustering
6 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
6 16 (64.00%) ISTQB
7 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
8 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
8 13 (52.00%) MS Office
8 13 (52.00%) Smoke Testing
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 11 (44.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (68.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) StarTeam
2 6 (24.00%) HP UFT
2 6 (24.00%) TestDirector
2 6 (24.00%) WinRunner
General
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Analyst
1 11 (44.00%) Test Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (24.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Clustering
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) PDA
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (68.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
4 16 (64.00%) AIX
5 11 (44.00%) Windows 10
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Change Management
1 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Smoke Testing
2 13 (52.00%) Test Scripting
3 10 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
4 6 (24.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) MCTS
3 19 (76.00%) MCSA
4 17 (68.00%) MCSE
5 16 (64.00%) ISTQB
6 14 (56.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) MCP
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (24.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (64.00%) Netcool
2 6 (24.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) Intel Security
2 16 (64.00%) Veritas
3 6 (24.00%) VMware