The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 86 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.25% 0.19% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.89% 1.44% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £332 £250 £248
% change year-on-year
+32.80% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £13.25 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+116.98% -15.20%
MCITP
West Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
159 139 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 13.35% 12.87% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 82 53
Average daily rate £370 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (25.00%) AppSense
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) MDX
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Fiddler
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCEE
4 1 (25.00%) CCIA
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (25.00%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) AppSense
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft