The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 95 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing MCITP 23 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.15% 0.23% 0.073%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.72% 0.62% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 0
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£347 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
MCITP
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
845 642 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 42.29% 37.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 281 176
Average daily rate £370 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 25 47
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.12% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £14.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.20 £45.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Southampton - 2 - - 2
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
MCITP
South East

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (94.44%) Microsoft
3 48 (88.89%) HTML
4 47 (87.04%) Security Cleared
5 44 (81.48%) PowerShell
6 39 (72.22%) SC Cleared
7 37 (68.52%) Windows
8 34 (62.96%) ITIL
8 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
9 33 (61.11%) MCSA
10 31 (57.41%) XML
10 31 (57.41%) VBScript
11 30 (55.56%) High Availability
12 24 (44.44%) HP
13 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
14 17 (31.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 17 (31.48%) Security Testing
14 17 (31.48%) ISTQB
14 17 (31.48%) Cisco
14 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
14 17 (31.48%) .NET
14 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
14 17 (31.48%) JSP
15 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
16 14 (25.93%) Knowledge Management
17 13 (24.07%) UNIX
17 13 (24.07%) Linux
17 13 (24.07%) DV Cleared
18 12 (22.22%) Project Management
19 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) Lync
2 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
1 1 (1.85%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (16.67%) Test Specialist
3 6 (11.11%) Security Specialist
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Wintel Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Deskside Support
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
8 1 (1.85%) Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.85%) Integration Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Security Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (88.89%) HTML
2 31 (57.41%) XML
3 17 (31.48%) .NET
3 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
3 17 (31.48%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 13 (24.07%) UNIX
2 13 (24.07%) Linux
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (62.96%) ITIL
2 30 (55.56%) High Availability
3 17 (31.48%) Security Testing
4 14 (25.93%) Knowledge Management
5 12 (22.22%) Project Management
6 10 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 8 (14.81%) Validation
8 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) PowerShell
2 31 (57.41%) VBScript
3 17 (31.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (87.04%) Security Cleared
3 39 (72.22%) SC Cleared
4 33 (61.11%) MCSA
5 18 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (31.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 17 (31.48%) ISTQB
7 13 (24.07%) DV Cleared
8 5 (9.26%) Degree
8 5 (9.26%) ISEB
8 5 (9.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.56%) MCSE
10 2 (3.70%) A+ Certification
11 1 (1.85%) MCTS
11 1 (1.85%) CCNA
11 1 (1.85%) MCP
11 1 (1.85%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) vSphere
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 24 (44.44%) HP
3 17 (31.48%) Cisco
4 6 (11.11%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) Lumension
5 4 (7.41%) McAfee
5 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp