The first table below looks at the demand for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the North East region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 1.41%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.38 £20.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-33.12% +42.85%
Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
229 61 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.45% 19.93% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 23 52
Average daily rate £245 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £261 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
MCITP
England

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) DTS
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Statistics
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (25.00%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MCDBA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP