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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 61 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.92% 0.12% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.90% 0.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £405 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+61.36% +39.68%
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
154 160 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 23.69% 18.48% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 68 61
Median daily rate £365 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £212 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 16 6
Median hourly rate - £27.44 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +74.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 31 May 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%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
3 8 (80.00%) HP
3 8 (80.00%) ISEB
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Unix
4 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) .NET
4 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (30.00%) VBScript
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) Windows
8 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (20.00%) MCTS
8 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (20.00%) CCNA
8 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 1 (10.00%) CCNP

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 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) 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 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (10.00%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Test Specialist
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
4 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) QC Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Security Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) VBScript
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) ISEB
3 8 (80.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 7 (70.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA
5 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 1 (10.00%) CCNP
6 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) MCP
6 1 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (10.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) VMware