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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 64 51 71
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Contract jobs citing MCITP 12 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 2.40% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.46% 7.66% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 7
Average daily rate £425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £268
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +37.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +20.68%
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
269 274 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.31% 31.28% 27.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 137 109
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £139 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 10
Average hourly rate £55.60 £55.65 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +247.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.38 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 10 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) MS Office
5 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
6 11 (57.89%) MCSE
7 10 (52.63%) MCDST
8 9 (47.37%) MCTS
8 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (47.37%) ITIL
8 9 (47.37%) Skype
9 8 (42.11%) Office 365
9 8 (42.11%) German Language
10 7 (36.84%) Degree
10 7 (36.84%) Service Management
10 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
10 7 (36.84%) Customer Engagement
11 6 (31.58%) French Language
11 6 (31.58%) DHCP
11 6 (31.58%) DNS
12 4 (21.05%) WSUS
12 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
13 3 (15.79%) BitLocker
13 3 (15.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (15.79%) Dutch Language
13 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
13 3 (15.79%) SCCM
13 3 (15.79%) Citrix
13 3 (15.79%) Terminal Server

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (78.95%) MS Office
2 12 (63.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (42.11%) Office 365
2 4 (21.05%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Skype
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) DNS
General
1 8 (42.11%) German Language
2 6 (31.58%) French Language
3 3 (15.79%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Field Engineer
1 4 (21.05%) Support Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.26%) Field Support Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Support Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
1 9 (47.37%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (36.84%) Customer Engagement
2 7 (36.84%) Service Management
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.26%) Presales
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSE
3 10 (52.63%) MCDST
4 9 (47.37%) MCTS
5 7 (36.84%) Degree
6 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) BitLocker
2 3 (15.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 3 (15.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Citrix
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