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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 398 411 376
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -35
Contract jobs citing MCITP 43 24 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.10% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.06% 0.66% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 50
Median daily rate £413 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £120 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-17.56% -
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
4064 3638 3808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.75% 15.77% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2574 2423 2523
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 65 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.66 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +15 9 £425 -5.60% 3
Uxbridge - 3 - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 London region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 66 (98.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (70.15%) Windows
3 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
4 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
4 40 (59.70%) MCSE
5 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
6 27 (40.30%) ITIL
7 25 (37.31%) Migration
8 23 (34.33%) Firewall
8 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (32.84%) PowerShell
10 21 (31.34%) VMware
11 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (26.87%) SCOM
13 18 (26.87%) MCTS
14 17 (25.37%) Office 365
14 17 (25.37%) Finance
14 17 (25.37%) C#
14 17 (25.37%) .NET
14 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
15 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
16 14 (20.90%) SQL
17 13 (19.40%) VBScript
17 13 (19.40%) C++
17 13 (19.40%) HTML
17 13 (19.40%) Java
17 13 (19.40%) Citrix
18 12 (17.91%) Kerberos
18 12 (17.91%) SCCM

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.93%) Skype for Business
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.46%) MS Project Server
6 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.99%) CMS
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (2.99%) IIS
7 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.49%) IBM Notes
8 1 (1.49%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Excel
1 11 (16.42%) MS Office
2 4 (5.97%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (25.37%) Office 365
3 6 (8.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.99%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.99%) SaaS
4 2 (2.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) Firewall
2 12 (17.91%) Kerberos
3 7 (10.45%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.96%) LAN
4 6 (8.96%) WAN
5 5 (7.46%) DNS
6 4 (5.97%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) Skype
7 3 (4.48%) PBX
7 3 (4.48%) SAN
7 3 (4.48%) VPN
8 2 (2.99%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (2.99%) ISDN
8 2 (2.99%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.99%) PSTN
8 2 (2.99%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (2.99%) SSL
9 1 (1.49%) ADSL
9 1 (1.49%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle Database
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 10g
3 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.99%) Data Mart
5 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.99%) CruiseControl
2 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.49%) WiX
General
1 17 (25.37%) Finance
2 9 (13.43%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Back Office
4 3 (4.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.49%) Advertising
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Publishing
5 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Administrator
2 10 (14.93%) Analyst
3 8 (11.94%) DBA
4 7 (10.45%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) Architect
6 5 (7.46%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (7.46%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Service Analyst
6 5 (7.46%) SQL DBA
6 5 (7.46%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.40%) HTML
4 4 (5.97%) WCF
5 2 (2.99%) WF
6 1 (1.49%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Replication
2 6 (8.96%) Clustering
3 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.48%) PKI
5 2 (2.99%) BYOD
5 2 (2.99%) Fintech
5 2 (2.99%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.49%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (70.15%) Windows
2 29 (43.28%) Windows Server
3 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (28.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.43%) Linux
5 9 (13.43%) Windows 10
5 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
6 7 (10.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (8.96%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.99%) Android
9 2 (2.99%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.30%) ITIL
2 25 (37.31%) Migration
3 7 (10.45%) Capacity Management
3 7 (10.45%) Database Security
3 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (10.45%) Service Management
4 4 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (5.97%) Project Management
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.48%) Change Management
5 3 (4.48%) Coaching
5 3 (4.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.48%) ITIL V3
5 3 (4.48%) Release Management
5 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.48%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (4.48%) Workflow
5 3 (4.48%) Workflow Development
6 2 (2.99%) Corporate Information Factory
6 2 (2.99%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) PowerShell
2 17 (25.37%) C#
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 13 (19.40%) C++
4 13 (19.40%) Java
4 13 (19.40%) VBScript
5 7 (10.45%) C
6 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.99%) VB
7 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 66 (98.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (59.70%) MCSE
3 18 (26.87%) MCTS
4 10 (14.93%) MCP
4 10 (14.93%) MCSA
5 7 (10.45%) IBM Certification
5 7 (10.45%) OCP
5 7 (10.45%) Oracle Certification
6 6 (8.96%) Degree
7 5 (7.46%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (5.97%) CCNA
8 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (4.48%) CISSP
9 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
9 3 (4.48%) MOS
9 3 (4.48%) Security Cleared
9 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (2.99%) MCDST
10 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
10 2 (2.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) QA
System Software
1 40 (59.70%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.94%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.45%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (7.46%) XenApp
6 4 (5.97%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (2.99%) BitLocker
8 2 (2.99%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (26.87%) SCOM
2 12 (17.91%) SCCM
3 6 (8.96%) WSUS
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 46 (68.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (31.34%) VMware
3 13 (19.40%) Citrix
4 10 (14.93%) IBM
5 9 (13.43%) Cisco
6 8 (11.94%) Oracle
7 7 (10.45%) Dell
7 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
8 6 (8.96%) HP
9 4 (5.97%) Intel Security
10 3 (4.48%) Veeam
11 2 (2.99%) Avaya
11 2 (2.99%) NetApp
11 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
11 2 (2.99%) RedGate
11 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (2.99%) SAP
12 1 (1.49%) Lotus
12 1 (1.49%) Nortel
12 1 (1.49%) Symantec