The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 40 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.17% - 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.08% - 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £260 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+61.36% +39.68%
MCITP
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Qualifications Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 80 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 28.65% 22.04% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 36 25
Median daily rate £400 £471 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +114.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £265 £78
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £675 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Median hourly rate £11.58 - £15.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 - £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 - £29.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCITP across the Merseyside region.

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Merseyside region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Wirral - 3 £260 -
MCITP
North West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 6 (100.00%) IIS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) RHCE
2 4 (66.67%) PMI
2 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (66.67%) Internet
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) JSP
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) SSL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (100.00%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Apache
2 4 (66.67%) JBoss
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Hosting Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) .NET
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 4 (66.67%) JSP
1 4 (66.67%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Management
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
1 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) MCTS
2 4 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) RHCE
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) UAG
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Brocade
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) VMware