The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 356 327 323
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 72 93 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.37% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.45% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 49 54
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£335 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.06% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+32.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Average hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% -17.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £14.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £23.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -33.33%
MCITP
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3878 3790 3740
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.74% 14.96% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2622 2444 2313
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £591 £600 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 82 123
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £14.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £46.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in London

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in London

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in London

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in London

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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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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
City of London +27 22 £400 +6.66% 7
Hounslow - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £290 -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 147 (99.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 111 (75.00%) Windows
3 94 (63.51%) Microsoft
4 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (45.95%) MCSE
6 60 (40.54%) VMware
7 51 (34.46%) ITIL
7 51 (34.46%) Active Directory
8 50 (33.78%) MS Exchange
9 47 (31.76%) SQL
10 46 (31.08%) Windows Server 2003
11 44 (29.73%) SQL Server
12 41 (27.70%) Citrix
13 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
14 36 (24.32%) MS Excel
15 35 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
16 32 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
16 32 (21.62%) MCTS
16 32 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
17 31 (20.95%) HP
18 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
19 29 (19.59%) Windows 7
19 29 (19.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 28 (18.92%) CCNA
21 27 (18.24%) T-SQL
21 27 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
22 26 (17.57%) DHCP
22 26 (17.57%) DNS
22 26 (17.57%) Finance

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 50 (33.78%) MS Exchange
2 35 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (16.89%) SharePoint
4 21 (14.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 10 (6.76%) Lync
7 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
8 8 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 3 (2.03%) IIS
11 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
11 2 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
12 1 (0.68%) WorkSite
Applications
1 36 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 18 (12.16%) MS Office
3 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (17.57%) DHCP
1 26 (17.57%) DNS
2 23 (15.54%) SAN
3 18 (12.16%) Firewall
4 14 (9.46%) Wireless
5 11 (7.43%) LAN
5 11 (7.43%) WAN
6 9 (6.08%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.73%) Internet
8 6 (4.05%) iSCSI
8 6 (4.05%) NetScaler
9 5 (3.38%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (3.38%) FTP
10 4 (2.70%) VoIP
10 4 (2.70%) Junos
10 4 (2.70%) Network Security
11 3 (2.03%) NAS
11 3 (2.03%) VLAN
12 2 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 29 (19.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 27 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 22 (14.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 13 (8.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
9 7 (4.73%) DTS
9 7 (4.73%) Oracle Database
10 6 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (4.05%) MySQL
11 5 (3.38%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.03%) SAP HANA
13 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.35%) OLTP
14 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.68%) InstallShield
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 5 (3.38%) Banking
3 4 (2.70%) Law
3 4 (2.70%) Legal
3 4 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.03%) Retail
5 2 (1.35%) Advertising
5 2 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (18.92%) Analyst
2 23 (15.54%) DBA
3 21 (14.19%) SQL DBA
4 18 (12.16%) Support Engineer
5 15 (10.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (9.46%) Support Analyst
6 14 (9.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
7 12 (8.11%) Administrator
8 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) Consultant
9 10 (6.76%) Developer
9 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Server Engineer
11 7 (4.73%) Senior DBA
11 7 (4.73%) Senior SQL DBA
12 6 (4.05%) Senior SQL Server DBA
12 6 (4.05%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.05%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.76%) .NET
2 6 (4.05%) HTML
3 5 (3.38%) XML
3 5 (3.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.03%) JSP
4 3 (2.03%) LAMP
4 3 (2.03%) jQuery
4 3 (2.03%) HTML5
5 2 (1.35%) WCF
5 2 (1.35%) Web Services
6 1 (0.68%) COM
6 1 (0.68%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.68%) MDX
6 1 (0.68%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.68%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.86%) Clustering
2 20 (13.51%) Replication
3 17 (11.49%) Blackberry
4 14 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.05%) Thin Client
5 6 (4.05%) Fat Client
6 5 (3.38%) Smartphone
6 5 (3.38%) Smartcard
7 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.03%) Statistics
9 2 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.35%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.35%) SecurID
9 2 (1.35%) CMDB
10 1 (0.68%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) iPad
10 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.68%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 111 (75.00%) Windows
2 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (31.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (19.59%) Windows 7
6 22 (14.86%) Linux
7 16 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 8 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (4.05%) Solaris
10 5 (3.38%) UNIX
10 5 (3.38%) Windows Vista
11 4 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.70%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.68%) Android
13 1 (0.68%) VMS
13 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) ITIL
2 24 (16.22%) Migration
3 20 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.76%) Project Management
6 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.08%) Change Management
6 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
6 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (4.73%) ETL
8 7 (4.73%) Server Monitoring
9 5 (3.38%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.38%) Problem Management
9 5 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.70%) Risk Management
10 4 (2.70%) Service Management
10 4 (2.70%) CRM
10 4 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (2.03%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.76%) SQL
2 30 (20.27%) PowerShell
3 27 (18.24%) T-SQL
4 6 (4.05%) C#
4 6 (4.05%) Perl
5 5 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 5 (3.38%) VBScript
6 2 (1.35%) C
6 2 (1.35%) Ruby
6 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.35%) Python
7 1 (0.68%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 147 (99.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 68 (45.95%) MCSE
3 32 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (21.62%) MCTS
4 28 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 28 (18.92%) CCNA
5 22 (14.86%) MCP
5 22 (14.86%) MCSA
6 15 (10.14%) CCNP
7 11 (7.43%) Citrix Certification
8 10 (6.76%) CCA
9 8 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
9 8 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (5.41%) Degree
10 7 (4.73%) A+ Certification
10 7 (4.73%) MCDBA
11 6 (4.05%) RHCT
11 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
12 5 (3.38%) MCDST
12 5 (3.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 51 (34.46%) Active Directory
2 32 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (14.19%) XenApp
4 13 (8.78%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.11%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.43%) vSphere
7 8 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (3.38%) NFS
9 4 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.70%) Terminal Services
9 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.03%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.03%) Xen
10 3 (2.03%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.35%) XenServer
12 1 (0.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 18 (12.16%) Backup Exec
2 16 (10.81%) SCOM
3 13 (8.78%) SCCM
4 5 (3.38%) MIMEsweeper
4 5 (3.38%) MAILsweeper
5 4 (2.70%) Data Guard
5 4 (2.70%) SCOrch
6 3 (2.03%) FortiGate
6 3 (2.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.03%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.03%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.35%) WSUS
7 2 (1.35%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.35%) Ionix
8 1 (0.68%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.68%) Legato
8 1 (0.68%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 94 (63.51%) Microsoft
2 60 (40.54%) VMware
3 41 (27.70%) Citrix
4 31 (20.95%) HP
5 20 (13.51%) Cisco
6 13 (8.78%) Oracle
6 13 (8.78%) EMC
6 13 (8.78%) Symantec
7 11 (7.43%) Juniper
7 11 (7.43%) Apple
8 10 (6.76%) IBM
9 8 (5.41%) Avaya
10 7 (4.73%) NetApp
10 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds
10 7 (4.73%) Meru Networks
11 6 (4.05%) Red Hat
12 5 (3.38%) Reuters
12 5 (3.38%) Bloomberg
12 5 (3.38%) Sophos
12 5 (3.38%) CQG
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