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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 345 296 343
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +47
Contract jobs citing MCITP 57 109 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.65% 2.95% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 70 25
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£300 £381 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.31% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £240 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £226
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +38.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 15 14
Average hourly rate £13.93 £17.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% -20.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £15.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+39.68% -21.25%
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
3449 3689 3257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.73% 16.19% 14.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2238 2517 1934
Average daily rate £415 £410 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 123 125
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £54.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 -13 5 £336 -0.37% 6
Wembley - 2 £300 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 137 (99.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 99 (71.74%) Microsoft
3 97 (70.29%) Windows
4 91 (65.94%) VMware
5 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
6 69 (50.00%) MCSE
7 67 (48.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (42.03%) Cisco
9 52 (37.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 50 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 48 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 44 (31.88%) ITIL
13 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (23.19%) Citrix
15 31 (22.46%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (21.01%) SAN
17 28 (20.29%) NetApp
17 28 (20.29%) MS Exchange
18 26 (18.84%) PowerShell
19 24 (17.39%) MS Excel
19 24 (17.39%) HP
19 24 (17.39%) Finance
20 23 (16.67%) DNS
20 23 (16.67%) Data Centre
21 22 (15.94%) CCNA
21 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
22 21 (15.22%) Firewall
23 19 (13.77%) .NET
23 19 (13.77%) Linux
23 19 (13.77%) SCOM

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (20.29%) MS Exchange
2 18 (13.04%) SharePoint
3 11 (7.97%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.62%) Lync
7 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.45%) IIS
8 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (10.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.07%) Office 365
3 1 (0.72%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (21.01%) SAN
2 23 (16.67%) DNS
3 21 (15.22%) Firewall
4 18 (13.04%) DHCP
5 15 (10.87%) NAS
6 13 (9.42%) TCP/IP
7 12 (8.70%) LAN
7 12 (8.70%) WAN
8 8 (5.80%) Internet
9 7 (5.07%) Network Security
9 7 (5.07%) NetScaler
10 6 (4.35%) VPN
10 6 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
12 3 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.17%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (1.45%) MPLS
13 2 (1.45%) VoIP
13 2 (1.45%) VLAN
14 1 (0.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (15.94%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.17%) QlikView
5 3 (2.17%) Spotfire
6 2 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.72%) MySQL
7 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Big Data
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.72%) Fiddler
General
1 24 (17.39%) Finance
2 11 (7.97%) Banking
3 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.90%) Law
3 4 (2.90%) Legal
4 3 (2.17%) Back Office
5 2 (1.45%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (13.04%) Server Engineer
2 17 (12.32%) Analyst
3 15 (10.87%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.14%) Systems Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Developer
5 11 (7.97%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.25%) Consultant
6 10 (7.25%) Windows Server Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) IT Support
7 9 (6.52%) Wintel Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (6.52%) Architect
8 8 (5.80%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Technical Architect
9 7 (5.07%) CRM Developer
9 7 (5.07%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
10 6 (4.35%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (13.77%) .NET
2 11 (7.97%) XML
3 8 (5.80%) HTML
3 8 (5.80%) JSP
3 8 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 7 (5.07%) WCF
4 7 (5.07%) SOAP
4 7 (5.07%) Web Services
5 4 (2.90%) LAMP
6 3 (2.17%) Application Packaging
6 3 (2.17%) MDX
6 3 (2.17%) Reactive Extensions
6 3 (2.17%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (0.72%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.52%) PKI
4 6 (4.35%) Clustering
5 4 (2.90%) CLARiiON
6 3 (2.17%) Visualisation
6 3 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.45%) EqualLogic
7 2 (1.45%) BYOD
7 2 (1.45%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.45%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.72%) CMDB
8 1 (0.72%) Replication
8 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 97 (70.29%) Windows
2 67 (48.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (36.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (13.77%) Linux
6 18 (13.04%) Windows 7
7 11 (7.97%) UNIX
8 5 (3.62%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.90%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.17%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.45%) Android
11 2 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.72%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (31.88%) ITIL
2 18 (13.04%) CRM
2 18 (13.04%) Project Management
3 16 (11.59%) Migration
4 12 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
5 10 (7.25%) Knowledge Management
5 10 (7.25%) Security Testing
6 9 (6.52%) Service Delivery
7 8 (5.80%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.07%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (5.07%) TDD
8 7 (5.07%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.07%) Data Modelling
8 7 (5.07%) Service Management
9 6 (4.35%) Analytics
9 6 (4.35%) Change Management
9 6 (4.35%) Test Scripting
10 5 (3.62%) TOGAF
10 5 (3.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (3.62%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.84%) PowerShell
2 17 (12.32%) SQL
3 10 (7.25%) C
4 8 (5.80%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.07%) C#
6 3 (2.17%) R
7 2 (1.45%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 137 (99.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (50.00%) MCSE
3 52 (37.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 31 (22.46%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (15.94%) CCNA
6 17 (12.32%) MCSA
6 17 (12.32%) Security Cleared
6 17 (12.32%) SC Cleared
7 15 (10.87%) MCP
7 15 (10.87%) MCTS
8 12 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
8 12 (8.70%) Degree
9 11 (7.97%) VCP5
10 9 (6.52%) CCA
10 9 (6.52%) VCP4
11 8 (5.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 8 (5.80%) ISTQB
12 7 (5.07%) CCNP
13 6 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (4.35%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) SLA
2 3 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 48 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (13.04%) XenApp
3 18 (13.04%) vSphere
4 12 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 11 (7.97%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 4 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.90%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.90%) Xen
8 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.17%) ISA Server
8 3 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.45%) Terminal Server
9 2 (1.45%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.72%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.72%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 19 (13.77%) SCOM
2 11 (7.97%) SCCM
3 6 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.90%) Legato
4 4 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.17%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.17%) SCDPM
5 3 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.45%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.45%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.72%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.72%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 99 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 91 (65.94%) VMware
3 58 (42.03%) Cisco
4 32 (23.19%) Citrix
5 28 (20.29%) NetApp
6 24 (17.39%) HP
7 14 (10.14%) EMC
8 9 (6.52%) Dell
9 7 (5.07%) Symantec
10 6 (4.35%) Juniper
11 5 (3.62%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.90%) Tufin
13 3 (2.17%) Fujitsu
13 3 (2.17%) AppSense
13 3 (2.17%) Oracle
13 3 (2.17%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.17%) BMC
13 3 (2.17%) Remedy
13 3 (2.17%) TIBCO
13 3 (2.17%) Tableau
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