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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 322 327 287
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -40
Contract jobs citing MCITP 76 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.31% 0.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.11% 1.84% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 41 42
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£318 £366 £371
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% -1.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £160 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 14
Average hourly rate £15.77 £22.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.91% -9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
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
3599 3592 3009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 17.04% 16.67% 15.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2438 2270 1858
Average daily rate £425 £415 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 74 122
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £23.14
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -2.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.44 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.43 £41.05 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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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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 +13 10 £450 +37.61% 4
Hounslow - 5 - -
Docklands, London - 2 £150 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Bexley - - - -
Hayes - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 142 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 100 (70.42%) Windows
3 91 (64.08%) Microsoft
4 69 (48.59%) VMware
5 59 (41.55%) MCSE
5 59 (41.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (39.44%) Active Directory
7 47 (33.10%) Citrix
8 45 (31.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
10 43 (30.28%) ITIL
11 42 (29.58%) HP
12 41 (28.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 38 (26.76%) Cisco
14 35 (24.65%) MCP
15 33 (23.24%) DNS
16 32 (22.54%) MS Excel
16 32 (22.54%) Windows 7
17 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (21.13%) SharePoint
19 29 (20.42%) MS Exchange
20 28 (19.72%) Finance
21 27 (19.01%) DHCP
21 27 (19.01%) PowerShell
22 26 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
23 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
23 25 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
24 24 (16.90%) SAN
25 23 (16.20%) SQL
26 22 (15.49%) CCNA

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 30 (21.13%) SharePoint
2 29 (20.42%) MS Exchange
3 26 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (7.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (3.52%) Lync
6 5 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.82%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.11%) Tomcat
8 3 (2.11%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.41%) IIS
10 1 (0.70%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.70%) WorkSite
Applications
1 32 (22.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (11.97%) MS Office
3 2 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (4.93%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Office 365
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.70%) SaaS
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (23.24%) DNS
2 27 (19.01%) DHCP
3 24 (16.90%) SAN
4 22 (15.49%) Firewall
5 20 (14.08%) TCP/IP
6 19 (13.38%) Internet
7 14 (9.86%) LAN
7 14 (9.86%) WAN
8 12 (8.45%) Wireless
9 10 (7.04%) FTP
10 7 (4.93%) Network Security
11 6 (4.23%) NetScaler
12 5 (3.52%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (3.52%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.82%) NAS
13 4 (2.82%) Junos
13 4 (2.82%) VPN
14 3 (2.11%) VoIP
14 3 (2.11%) VLAN
15 2 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (17.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (7.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (5.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.11%) MySQL
8 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.70%) OLTP
9 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.70%) MS Access
9 1 (0.70%) OLAP
9 1 (0.70%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.70%) SQL CLR
9 1 (0.70%) QlikView
9 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (19.72%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.23%) Law
4 3 (2.11%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.41%) Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Back Office
5 2 (1.41%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Advertising
6 1 (0.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Retail
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (18.31%) Analyst
2 18 (12.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Support Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Developer
4 16 (11.27%) Support Analyst
5 11 (7.75%) Desktop Support
5 11 (7.75%) 3rd Line Support
6 10 (7.04%) Help Desk Support
6 10 (7.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 10 (7.04%) Help Desk Analyst
7 9 (6.34%) DBA
7 9 (6.34%) SQL DBA
7 9 (6.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 8 (5.63%) IT Support
8 8 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) 1st Line Support
8 8 (5.63%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (4.93%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (14.08%) .NET
2 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET
3 9 (6.34%) Web Services
3 9 (6.34%) XML
4 8 (5.63%) WCF
4 8 (5.63%) HTML
4 8 (5.63%) JSP
5 7 (4.93%) SOAP
6 4 (2.82%) jQuery
7 3 (2.11%) LAMP
7 3 (2.11%) Reactive Extensions
7 3 (2.11%) Managed Extensibility Framework
8 1 (0.70%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.56%) Blackberry
2 13 (9.15%) Thin Client
2 13 (9.15%) Fat Client
3 11 (7.75%) Clustering
4 10 (7.04%) Smartphone
4 10 (7.04%) Smartcard
5 9 (6.34%) Replication
6 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (4.23%) CMDB
8 4 (2.82%) CLARiiON
9 3 (2.11%) Statistics
10 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.41%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.41%) EqualLogic
10 2 (1.41%) SecurID
11 1 (0.70%) PKI
11 1 (0.70%) Open Source
11 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 100 (70.42%) Windows
2 59 (41.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (31.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (22.54%) Windows 7
5 25 (17.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (11.27%) Linux
7 10 (7.04%) Windows Vista
8 8 (5.63%) UNIX
9 5 (3.52%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.82%) Windows XP
11 3 (2.11%) Solaris
12 2 (1.41%) VMS
12 2 (1.41%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.70%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (30.28%) ITIL
2 16 (11.27%) Migration
3 15 (10.56%) Project Management
4 10 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (7.04%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (7.04%) Knowledge Management
4 10 (7.04%) Change Management
4 10 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (6.34%) Data Modelling
5 9 (6.34%) CRM
6 8 (5.63%) Security Testing
6 8 (5.63%) Incident Management
6 8 (5.63%) High Availability
7 7 (4.93%) TDD
7 7 (4.93%) Service Delivery
7 7 (4.93%) Problem Management
8 6 (4.23%) Data Protection
8 6 (4.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.01%) PowerShell
2 23 (16.20%) SQL
3 12 (8.45%) T-SQL
3 12 (8.45%) C#
4 10 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 9 (6.34%) C
6 4 (2.82%) VBScript
7 3 (2.11%) Perl
7 3 (2.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.41%) Ruby
8 2 (1.41%) Python
9 1 (0.70%) VB
9 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 142 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (41.55%) MCSE
3 41 (28.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 35 (24.65%) MCP
5 31 (21.83%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (15.49%) CCNA
6 22 (15.49%) MCTS
7 18 (12.68%) CCA
7 18 (12.68%) Citrix Certification
8 16 (11.27%) A+ Certification
8 16 (11.27%) Security Cleared
8 16 (11.27%) Degree
9 15 (10.56%) SC Cleared
10 13 (9.15%) MCSA
11 11 (7.75%) CCNP
11 11 (7.75%) RHCT
12 10 (7.04%) MCDST
12 10 (7.04%) VCP5
13 8 (5.63%) ISTQB
13 8 (5.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.63%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 56 (39.44%) Active Directory
2 44 (30.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.08%) XenApp
4 12 (8.45%) vSphere
4 12 (8.45%) VMware ESX
5 11 (7.75%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.23%) Xen
6 6 (4.23%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.52%) NFS
8 4 (2.82%) XenServer
8 4 (2.82%) VMware Workstation
8 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.41%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.70%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (10.56%) SCCM
2 13 (9.15%) Backup Exec
3 12 (8.45%) SCOM
4 6 (4.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (3.52%) MIMEsweeper
5 5 (3.52%) MAILsweeper
5 5 (3.52%) Legato
5 5 (3.52%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (2.82%) HP SIM
7 3 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 3 (2.11%) EdgeSight
7 3 (2.11%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.41%) WSUS
8 2 (1.41%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.70%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 91 (64.08%) Microsoft
2 69 (48.59%) VMware
3 47 (33.10%) Citrix
4 42 (29.58%) HP
5 38 (26.76%) Cisco
6 20 (14.08%) NetApp
7 16 (11.27%) EMC
8 12 (8.45%) Dell
8 12 (8.45%) IBM
9 10 (7.04%) CQG
9 10 (7.04%) Reuters
9 10 (7.04%) Bloomberg
10 8 (5.63%) Oracle
10 8 (5.63%) Symantec
11 7 (4.93%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.23%) Altiris
12 6 (4.23%) Sophos
12 6 (4.23%) Mercator
13 4 (2.82%) 3PAR
13 4 (2.82%) AppSense
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