The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 59 49 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.41% 0.40% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 1.53% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £125 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -61.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £275 £320
% change year-on-year
+32.36% -14.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -15.15%
MCITP
East of England

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
114 131 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.12% 25.89% 24.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 54 57
Average daily rate £350 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £155 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 23
Average hourly rate £46.00 £14.00 £34.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+228.57% -59.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.36 £14.00 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £17.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Essex region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Essex region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Harlow - - - - 1
Saffron Walden - - - -
MCITP
East of England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco