The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 70 52 48
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.44% 1.39% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.43% 6.54% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate
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£245 £150 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.33% -57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -36.36%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Qualifications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
279 153 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 30.97% 21.22% 32.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 76 71
Average daily rate £350 £325 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £548 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 2 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £14.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) OLTP
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (25.00%) MCTS
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Statistics
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) OLAP
1 2 (50.00%) OLTP
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DBA
1 2 (50.00%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) CentOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) MCSE
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNP
3 1 (25.00%) CCA
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCEA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VCAP
3 1 (25.00%) CCIA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
1 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) VMware