The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Leeds region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 77 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.096% 0.11% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.88% 0.60% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +21.21%
Qualifications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
113 167 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.88% 18.41% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 85 104
Average daily rate £336 £308 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.34% -5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.11% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
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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

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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

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM
3 1 (33.33%) Online Security
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Lync
3 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) DSL
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITSM
1 1 (33.33%) Online Security
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
1 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco