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 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 96 99 92
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing MCITP 28 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.31% 0.21% 0.071%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.26% 0.55% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£386 £215 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £249 £255
% change year-on-year
+40.70% -2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -21.12%
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
859 724 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 40.14% 38.43% 29.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 319 211
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £351 £330
% change year-on-year
+9.39% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 38
Average hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -33.96%

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 3 March 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 3 March 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 - 4 - - 2
Portsmouth -1 1 - -
Aldershot - - - -
Andover - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Havant - - - -
MCITP
South East

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 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%) Security Cleared
4 47 (87.04%) HTML
5 44 (81.48%) SC Cleared
6 43 (79.63%) PowerShell
7 37 (68.52%) Windows
8 33 (61.11%) MCSA
8 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
9 30 (55.56%) ITIL
10 29 (53.70%) XML
10 29 (53.70%) VBScript
10 29 (53.70%) High Availability
11 23 (42.59%) HP
12 21 (38.89%) ISTQB
13 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (35.19%) Cisco
14 19 (35.19%) Security Testing
15 18 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
15 18 (33.33%) .NET
15 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
15 18 (33.33%) JSP
16 17 (31.48%) MS Excel
17 15 (27.78%) UNIX
17 15 (27.78%) Linux
17 15 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
18 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
18 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
19 11 (20.37%) Project Management

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (31.48%) 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%) LAN
1 1 (1.85%) SAN
1 1 (1.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) WinRunner
1 2 (3.70%) TestDirector
1 2 (3.70%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (40.74%) Wintel Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Test Specialist
3 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Security Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Test Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.85%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) Integration Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (87.04%) HTML
2 29 (53.70%) XML
3 18 (33.33%) .NET
3 18 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 18 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 2 (3.70%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 37 (68.52%) Windows
2 15 (27.78%) Linux
2 15 (27.78%) UNIX
3 13 (24.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) ITIL
2 29 (53.70%) High Availability
3 19 (35.19%) Security Testing
4 15 (27.78%) Knowledge Management
5 13 (24.07%) Test Scripting
6 11 (20.37%) Project Management
7 7 (12.96%) Validation
8 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.70%) Change Management
8 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (79.63%) PowerShell
2 29 (53.70%) VBScript
3 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) SQL
4 2 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 54 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (88.89%) Security Cleared
3 44 (81.48%) SC Cleared
4 33 (61.11%) MCSA
5 21 (38.89%) ISTQB
6 20 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (20.37%) DV Cleared
9 9 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (16.67%) ISEB
10 4 (7.41%) Degree
11 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (5.56%) MCTS
11 3 (5.56%) MCSE
12 2 (3.70%) VCP4
13 1 (1.85%) NCDA
13 1 (1.85%) MCP
13 1 (1.85%) CCNA
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 51 (94.44%) Microsoft
2 23 (42.59%) HP
3 19 (35.19%) Cisco
4 8 (14.81%) VMware
5 6 (11.11%) McAfee
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle
6 4 (7.41%) Lumension
7 2 (3.70%) Veritas
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp