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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 23 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 2.47% 3.13% -
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 3.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £378 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £323 £226
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +42.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -21.25%
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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
73 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 90.12% 94.79% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 68 54
Average daily rate £345 £330 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £245 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £379 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 27 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
4 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
4 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (53.85%) VMware ESX
4 7 (53.85%) Clustering
4 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
4 7 (53.85%) MCTS
4 7 (53.85%) PDA
4 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 7 (53.85%) WinRunner
4 7 (53.85%) TestDirector
4 7 (53.85%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (53.85%) Veritas
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (53.85%) Netcool
4 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
4 7 (53.85%) AIX
4 7 (53.85%) MCSE

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) WinRunner
1 7 (53.85%) TestDirector
1 7 (53.85%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
1 7 (53.85%) PDA
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (23.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 7 (53.85%) AIX
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Software Testing
1 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
1 7 (53.85%) Test Automation
1 7 (53.85%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Validation
2 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 5 (38.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (53.85%) MCTS
2 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
2 7 (53.85%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware ESX
1 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Netcool
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (53.85%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) Veritas
3 7 (53.85%) McAfee
4 3 (23.08%) HP