The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £371 £255
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +45.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +25.00%
MCITP
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
122 119 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 30.89% 28.00% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 70 26
Average daily rate £390 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £510 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 22
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.54 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.92% +97.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £25.10 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £43.60 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

MCITP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 7
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft