The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 108 86 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.15% 0.091% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.34% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £184 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-25.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.77 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-17.56% -
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 North East region.

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
593 309 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 43.64% 28.27% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 178 110
Median daily rate £330 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 17
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £32.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.65 £12.20 £16.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Tyne and Wear -26 1 £275 -
Durham - 1 £93 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (83.33%) MCTS
3 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
4 9 (75.00%) Office 365
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
4 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) DNS
5 8 (66.67%) Firewall
5 8 (66.67%) MS Office
5 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (66.67%) MCP
5 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) Content Management
5 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
5 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (16.67%) SCCM
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) MCSE

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DNS
2 8 (66.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Content Management
1 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) MCTS
2 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
3 8 (66.67%) MCP
3 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 2 (16.67%) MCSE
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) MCDST
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Netcool
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
2 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas