The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 45 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 22 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.64% 0.70% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.66% 2.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
MCITP
Berkshire

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

Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
254 260 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.49% 25.97% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 109 57
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £217 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -62.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (100.00%) MCTS
2 25 (96.15%) Service Management
2 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 25 (96.15%) Degree
3 24 (92.31%) Customer Engagement
4 23 (88.46%) Windows
5 16 (61.54%) DNS
6 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
7 12 (46.15%) IIS
8 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
10 7 (26.92%) Lotus
10 7 (26.92%) Clustering
10 7 (26.92%) POP3
10 7 (26.92%) SMTP
10 7 (26.92%) SQL
10 7 (26.92%) IMAP
11 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
11 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
11 6 (23.08%) DHCP
11 6 (23.08%) .NET
11 6 (23.08%) SAN
11 6 (23.08%) Novell
11 6 (23.08%) GroupWise
12 5 (19.23%) XML
12 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
12 5 (19.23%) MCSE
12 5 (19.23%) VBScript

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 12 (46.15%) IIS
2 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
3 6 (23.08%) IBM Notes
3 6 (23.08%) GroupWise
4 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (11.54%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (7.69%) Lync
6 2 (7.69%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) POP3
2 7 (26.92%) SMTP
2 7 (26.92%) IMAP
3 6 (23.08%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) SAN
4 2 (7.69%) RTP
4 2 (7.69%) PBX
4 2 (7.69%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) SSL
5 1 (3.85%) HTTP
5 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) MSI
2 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) Fiddler
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Field Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 1 (3.85%) Escalation Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) XML
3 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Ajax
4 1 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (3.85%) FastCGI
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) Silverlight
4 1 (3.85%) LINQ
4 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (96.15%) Service Management
1 25 (96.15%) ITIL
2 24 (92.31%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (19.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) CMMI
7 1 (3.85%) High Availability
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Kanban
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 5 (19.23%) VBScript
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) C++
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 26 (100.00%) MCTS
2 25 (96.15%) Degree
3 5 (19.23%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (46.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCSM
1 5 (19.23%) WMI
1 5 (19.23%) SCOM
2 4 (15.38%) MOM
3 2 (7.69%) SCCM
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Lotus
3 6 (23.08%) Novell
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco
4 2 (7.69%) Avaya
4 2 (7.69%) Nortel
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
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