The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 22 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.11% 2.44% -
As % of the Qualifications category 9.09% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £450 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+13.46% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.96 £28.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-51.43% +82.53%
MCITP
Surrey

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

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 70 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 23.24% 34.15% 24.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 49 25
Average daily rate £450 £336 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.82% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £240 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.43 £14.50 £165.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.27% -91.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MCITP
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) CISSP
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) XenApp
1 3 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) VMware