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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 382 344 344
Rank change year-on-year
-38 0
Contract jobs citing MCITP 26 74 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.35% 0.32%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.67% 2.05% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 32 42
Average daily rate £358 £335 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.71% +0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £132 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £268
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +34.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £11.50 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.72% -2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +20.68%
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
3871 3614 3711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.28% 17.03% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2627 2428 2329
Average daily rate £450 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 79 78
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £28.75 £40.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the London region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +44 5 £225 -50.00% 1
Ilford - 2 - -
Hammersmith +1 1 £150 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 42 (97.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
3 34 (79.07%) Windows
4 32 (74.42%) MCSE
5 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
6 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
7 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
7 19 (44.19%) ITIL
7 19 (44.19%) VMware
8 18 (41.86%) CCNA
8 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (39.53%) Cisco
10 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
11 13 (30.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (30.23%) Degree
12 12 (27.91%) Finance
13 10 (23.26%) MS Office
13 10 (23.26%) SCOM
13 10 (23.26%) vSphere
13 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
14 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (20.93%) MCSA
14 9 (20.93%) Citrix
15 8 (18.60%) EMC
15 8 (18.60%) SLA
15 8 (18.60%) NetBackup
15 8 (18.60%) Windows 7

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 28 (65.12%) MS Exchange
2 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.30%) IIS
6 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (44.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (23.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.65%) Yammer
4 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (16.28%) DHCP
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
2 7 (16.28%) VPN
3 5 (11.63%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) SAN
3 5 (11.63%) Skype
4 4 (9.30%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (6.98%) FTP
5 3 (6.98%) SMTP
5 3 (6.98%) SNMP
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
7 1 (2.33%) ISDN
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Data Mining
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Law
4 2 (4.65%) Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 5 (11.63%) Office 365 Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) DBA
5 3 (6.98%) IT Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.33%) Middleware
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.33%) WCF
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
1 1 (2.33%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (18.60%) Data Centre
2 8 (18.60%) EMC VNX
3 7 (16.28%) Replication
4 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
6 2 (4.65%) Clustering
6 2 (4.65%) iPhone
7 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (2.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
2 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (18.60%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.65%) Android
5 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.33%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) ITIL
2 6 (13.95%) Time Management
3 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.30%) Information Security
3 4 (9.30%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) Network Management
3 4 (9.30%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.98%) Security Management
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.65%) CRM
5 2 (4.65%) Data Protection
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Network Design
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (2.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (2.33%) Information Management
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (97.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (74.42%) MCSE
3 18 (41.86%) CCNA
3 18 (41.86%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (30.23%) Degree
4 13 (30.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (20.93%) MCSA
6 7 (16.28%) MCTS
7 5 (11.63%) A+ Certification
7 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) CCNP
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (9.30%) MCP
8 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
9 2 (4.65%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (2.33%) CCA
10 1 (2.33%) CCEA
10 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (2.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) vSphere
3 7 (16.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 5 (11.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.63%) XenApp
5 3 (6.98%) Terminal Server
6 2 (4.65%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.33%) Brightmail
7 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) SCOM
2 8 (18.60%) NetBackup
3 5 (11.63%) SCCM
4 3 (6.98%) WSUS
5 2 (4.65%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (81.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (44.19%) VMware
3 17 (39.53%) Cisco
4 9 (20.93%) Citrix
5 8 (18.60%) EMC
6 7 (16.28%) CommVault
6 7 (16.28%) SolarWinds
7 5 (11.63%) HP
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.33%) Apple
9 1 (2.33%) Dell
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) Veeam
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates or excellent salary, 6 months initial contract
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago