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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 354 327 325
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -2
Contract jobs citing MCITP 72 93 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.37% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.86% 2.45% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 49 51
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£345 £370 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 4
Average hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.23% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £14.00 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.85 £23.00 £21.10
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 3801 3641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.73% 15.00% 15.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2642 2469 2271
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 77 118
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 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 24 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 +22 22 £400 +6.66% 9
Uxbridge - 1 £290 -
Wimbledon - - - -
Chiswick - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Hayes - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - -
Southall - - - -
Stanmore - - - - 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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
2 112 (75.68%) Windows
3 96 (64.86%) Microsoft
4 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (45.95%) MCSE
6 61 (41.22%) VMware
7 51 (34.46%) ITIL
8 50 (33.78%) MS Exchange
8 50 (33.78%) Active Directory
9 47 (31.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 47 (31.76%) SQL
10 42 (28.38%) SQL Server
11 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
12 40 (27.03%) Citrix
13 36 (24.32%) MS Excel
14 35 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 32 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
15 32 (21.62%) MCTS
15 32 (21.62%) Cisco Certification
16 31 (20.95%) HP
16 31 (20.95%) PowerShell
17 29 (19.59%) Windows 7
18 28 (18.92%) CCNA
18 28 (18.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 26 (17.57%) Finance
20 26 (17.57%) DHCP
20 26 (17.57%) DNS
20 26 (17.57%) T-SQL
21 25 (16.89%) Migration

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 24 (16.22%) 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 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
9 3 (2.03%) IIS
9 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 2 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2000
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.68%) Lotus Domino
11 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 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
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 42 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 27 (18.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (16.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 23 (15.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (14.19%) 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%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 4 (2.70%) Relational Database
13 3 (2.03%) SAP HANA
13 3 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
15 1 (0.68%) OLAP
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%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.03%) Legal
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
5 15 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (9.46%) Support Analyst
7 12 (8.11%) Administrator
7 12 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 11 (7.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 10 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.08%) Consultant
10 9 (6.08%) Developer
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%) Oracle DBA
12 6 (4.05%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.38%) Senior Analyst
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%) HTML5
5 2 (1.35%) WCF
5 2 (1.35%) jQuery
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 15 (10.14%) 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
1 112 (75.68%) Windows
2 69 (46.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (31.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 41 (27.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (19.59%) Windows 7
6 23 (15.54%) Linux
7 16 (10.81%) Windows XP
8 9 (6.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.73%) Solaris
10 6 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (3.38%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.38%) UNIX
12 4 (2.70%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.70%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.35%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.68%) Android
14 1 (0.68%) VMS
14 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.68%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) ITIL
2 25 (16.89%) Migration
3 20 (13.51%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (9.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (6.76%) Project Management
6 9 (6.08%) Change Management
6 9 (6.08%) PRINCE2
6 9 (6.08%) Incident Management
6 9 (6.08%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (4.73%) Server Monitoring
8 6 (4.05%) ETL
8 6 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (3.38%) Risk Management
9 5 (3.38%) Load Balancing
9 5 (3.38%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.70%) CRM
10 4 (2.70%) Service Management
11 3 (2.03%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 47 (31.76%) SQL
2 31 (20.95%) PowerShell
3 26 (17.57%) T-SQL
4 7 (4.73%) Perl
5 6 (4.05%) C#
6 5 (3.38%) JavaScript
6 5 (3.38%) VBScript
7 2 (1.35%) C
7 2 (1.35%) Ruby
7 2 (1.35%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.35%) Python
8 1 (0.68%) PowerHouse
8 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 23 (15.54%) MCSA
6 22 (14.86%) MCP
7 15 (10.14%) CCNP
8 11 (7.43%) Citrix Certification
9 10 (6.76%) CCA
10 8 (5.41%) Oracle Certification
10 8 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (5.41%) Degree
11 7 (4.73%) A+ Certification
11 7 (4.73%) MCDBA
12 6 (4.05%) RHCT
12 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
13 5 (3.38%) MCDST
13 5 (3.38%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (33.78%) 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%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.38%) NFS
9 4 (2.70%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (2.70%) Terminal Services
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 17 (11.49%) SCOM
3 13 (8.78%) SCCM
4 5 (3.38%) MIMEsweeper
4 5 (3.38%) MAILsweeper
4 5 (3.38%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.70%) Data Guard
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 96 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 61 (41.22%) VMware
3 40 (27.03%) Citrix
4 31 (20.95%) HP
5 20 (13.51%) Cisco
6 14 (9.46%) EMC
7 13 (8.78%) Oracle
7 13 (8.78%) Symantec
8 11 (7.43%) Juniper
8 11 (7.43%) Apple
9 10 (6.76%) IBM
10 8 (5.41%) Avaya
11 7 (4.73%) NetApp
11 7 (4.73%) Red Hat
11 7 (4.73%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.73%) Meru Networks
12 5 (3.38%) Reuters
12 5 (3.38%) Bloomberg
12 5 (3.38%) Sophos
12 5 (3.38%) CQG
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