The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 56 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.34% 0.56% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.98% 3.91% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £195 £270 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% -13.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-22.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-17.56% -
MCITP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 128 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 17.18% 14.22% 22.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 58 76
Median daily rate £325 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 15
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +203.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (50.00%) Office 365
5 5 (50.00%) MCTS
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) ISEB
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) Unix
5 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 4 (40.00%) AIX
6 4 (40.00%) Linux
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 4 (40.00%) HTML
6 4 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (40.00%) MS Office
6 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 4 (40.00%) Veritas
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) Netcool

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Tester
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Tester
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) QC Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Unix
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
2 4 (40.00%) Security Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 4 (40.00%) Smoke Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) ISTQB
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) ISEB
5 5 (50.00%) MCTS
6 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 4 (40.00%) MCSE
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
2 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas