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 August 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 107 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -7
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 24 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.068% 1.44% 0.099%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.47% 9.27% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £400 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +146.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £336
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-4.88% -
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
215 259 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 14.69% 15.49% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 158 86
Median daily rate £400 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +6.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £17.77 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.06% +14.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for 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%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (33.33%) DameWare
2 1 (33.33%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware