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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 401 412 358
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -54
Contract jobs citing MCITP 21 22 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.098% 0.098% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.60% 0.58% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 39
Median daily rate £313 £350 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £201 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £350 £367
% change year-on-year
-0.85% -4.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -23.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £21.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
+167.44% +36.33%
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
3521 3817 3925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 16.40% 16.92% 16.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2291 2535 2729
Median daily rate £458 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 64 67
Median hourly rate £26.99 £22.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% +36.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £13.17 £13.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -7 1 - - 1
Uxbridge - 1 £415 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 58 (95.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 43 (70.49%) Windows
3 35 (57.38%) Active Directory
4 33 (54.10%) MCSE
5 27 (44.26%) ITIL
6 22 (36.07%) Office 365
6 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
7 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
7 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
7 17 (27.87%) Firewall
8 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (24.59%) Migration
9 15 (24.59%) VMware
10 14 (22.95%) Finance
10 14 (22.95%) Citrix
11 13 (21.31%) SQL
11 13 (21.31%) SCCM
11 13 (21.31%) PowerShell
12 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (19.67%) MCTS
12 12 (19.67%) C#
12 12 (19.67%) .NET
13 11 (18.03%) MS Office
13 11 (18.03%) MCSA
14 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
14 10 (16.39%) SCOM
14 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
15 9 (14.75%) Windows 7

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 9 (14.75%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Skype for Business
3 7 (11.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (9.84%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (8.20%) MS Project Server
6 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (4.92%) IIS
8 2 (3.28%) CMS
9 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.64%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.03%) MS Office
3 4 (6.56%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (36.07%) Office 365
2 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (4.92%) SaaS
5 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (27.87%) Firewall
2 8 (13.11%) WAN
3 7 (11.48%) Kerberos
3 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
4 6 (9.84%) LAN
4 6 (9.84%) VPN
5 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 4 (6.56%) SAN
6 3 (4.92%) DHCP
6 3 (4.92%) PBX
6 3 (4.92%) VLAN
7 2 (3.28%) ISDN
7 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.28%) PSTN
7 2 (3.28%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (3.28%) SSL
8 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) Data Mart
5 2 (3.28%) OLAP
5 2 (3.28%) OLTP
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.92%) CruiseControl
2 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
2 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.64%) WiX
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Back Office
2 4 (6.56%) Banking
3 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Administrator
2 8 (13.11%) Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) DBA
3 7 (11.48%) SQL DBA
4 6 (9.84%) Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Architect
5 5 (8.20%) SQL Server DBA
6 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (6.56%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Architect
7 3 (4.92%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.92%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.67%) .NET
2 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
3 7 (11.48%) HTML
4 5 (8.20%) WCF
5 3 (4.92%) WF
6 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Clustering
2 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.56%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) BYOD
3 2 (3.28%) Fintech
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) HP Storage
4 1 (1.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (70.49%) Windows
2 22 (36.07%) Windows Server
3 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.84%) Linux
6 6 (9.84%) Windows 10
7 5 (8.20%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) ITIL
2 15 (24.59%) Migration
3 7 (11.48%) Project Management
4 5 (8.20%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (6.56%) Capacity Management
5 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.56%) Database Security
5 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (6.56%) Service Management
6 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Coaching
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Database Mirroring
6 3 (4.92%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.92%) Network Management
6 3 (4.92%) Workflow
6 3 (4.92%) Workflow Development
7 2 (3.28%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) PowerShell
1 13 (21.31%) SQL
2 12 (19.67%) C#
3 7 (11.48%) C++
3 7 (11.48%) Java
3 7 (11.48%) VBScript
4 4 (6.56%) C
5 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 58 (95.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (54.10%) MCSE
3 12 (19.67%) MCTS
4 11 (18.03%) MCSA
5 9 (14.75%) MCP
6 8 (13.11%) CCNA
6 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (11.48%) Degree
8 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (6.56%) IBM Certification
9 4 (6.56%) OCP
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle Certification
10 3 (4.92%) CCNP
10 3 (4.92%) CISSP
10 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
10 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (4.92%) MCDBA
10 3 (4.92%) MCDST
10 3 (4.92%) MOS
10 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 35 (57.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (16.39%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (8.20%) XenApp
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (6.56%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.92%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (3.28%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (21.31%) SCCM
2 10 (16.39%) SCOM
3 4 (6.56%) WSUS
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 43 (70.49%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.59%) VMware
3 14 (22.95%) Citrix
4 9 (14.75%) Cisco
4 9 (14.75%) HP
5 7 (11.48%) IBM
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle
7 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.56%) RedGate
8 3 (4.92%) NetApp
8 3 (4.92%) Veeam
9 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
9 2 (3.28%) Avaya
9 2 (3.28%) Intel Security
9 2 (3.28%) Palo Alto
9 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (3.28%) SAP
10 1 (1.64%) Dell
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Nortel