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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 62 66 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% 0.33% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.63% 1.09% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £126 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+197.02% -68.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £349 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.44% +9.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £15.77 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+125.11% +0.12%
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
245 276 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 30.06% 30.70% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 136 133
Median daily rate £400 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 6
Median hourly rate £24.06 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +26.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +29.72%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 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 Reading region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (87.88%) Windows
3 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
4 24 (72.73%) ITIL
4 24 (72.73%) MCTS
4 24 (72.73%) Customer Engagement
5 23 (69.70%) Degree
5 23 (69.70%) Service Management
6 20 (60.61%) DNS
7 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
8 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
9 12 (36.36%) MS Office
9 12 (36.36%) SQL
9 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (33.33%) DHCP
11 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 8 (24.24%) Office 365
12 8 (24.24%) MCSE
12 8 (24.24%) IIS
12 8 (24.24%) Skype
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
13 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
13 7 (21.21%) MCDST
13 7 (21.21%) Clustering
13 7 (21.21%) German Language
13 7 (21.21%) SCCM
14 6 (18.18%) WSUS
14 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (18.18%) VBScript
14 6 (18.18%) SQL Server

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (24.24%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (57.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (36.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (24.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (60.61%) DNS
2 11 (33.33%) DHCP
3 8 (24.24%) Skype
4 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
4 5 (15.15%) VPN
5 3 (9.09%) Bluetooth
5 3 (9.09%) Broadband
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) IPv4
5 3 (9.09%) IPv6
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
5 3 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (9.09%) WiMAX
5 3 (9.09%) Wireless
5 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (6.06%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) Power BI
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Big Data
4 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Fiddler
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (21.21%) German Language
2 2 (6.06%) French Language
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Field Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 6 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Development Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (9.09%) Windows Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Field Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Network Field Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) SCCM Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Server Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Support Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Windows Technical Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Cloud Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) XML
3 3 (9.09%) 802.1X
3 3 (9.09%) ADO.NET
3 3 (9.09%) Ajax
3 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.09%) FastCGI
3 3 (9.09%) LINQ
3 3 (9.09%) REST
3 3 (9.09%) RSS
3 3 (9.09%) WCF
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (9.09%) WPF
4 2 (6.06%) DCOM
5 1 (3.03%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) PKI
4 1 (3.03%) BYOD
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Customer Engagement
1 24 (72.73%) ITIL
2 23 (69.70%) Service Management
3 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.15%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.12%) High Availability
6 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) MVC
6 3 (9.09%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.18%) VBScript
5 4 (12.12%) Python
5 4 (12.12%) Ruby
6 3 (9.09%) C#
6 3 (9.09%) Java
6 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (72.73%) MCTS
3 23 (69.70%) Degree
4 8 (24.24%) MCSE
5 7 (21.21%) MCDST
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (39.39%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) BitLocker
2 5 (15.15%) Terminal Server
3 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (6.06%) UAG
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 6 (18.18%) WSUS
3 5 (15.15%) WMI
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (12.12%) SCOM
5 3 (9.09%) SCVMM
6 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Juniper