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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 65 61 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing MCITP 13 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 0.78% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.38% 2.54% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.46% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+59.09% +39.68%
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
297 276 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 32.85% 30.73% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 135 145
Median daily rate £400 £355 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £254 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 4
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £14.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +45.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

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 25 May 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 39 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (87.18%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
4 26 (66.67%) ITIL
4 26 (66.67%) MCTS
4 26 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
5 25 (64.10%) Degree
5 25 (64.10%) Service Management
6 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
7 21 (53.85%) DNS
8 18 (46.15%) MS Office
9 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
10 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (30.77%) Skype
11 12 (30.77%) SQL
11 12 (30.77%) MCSE
11 12 (30.77%) DHCP
12 11 (28.21%) MCDST
13 10 (25.64%) Office 365
13 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
13 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (23.08%) German Language
15 8 (20.51%) IIS
15 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
16 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
16 7 (17.95%) Clustering
16 7 (17.95%) SCCM
17 6 (15.38%) WSUS
17 6 (15.38%) VBScript
17 6 (15.38%) 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 (20.51%) IIS
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Excel
2 18 (46.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (25.64%) Office 365
3 2 (5.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) DHCP
2 12 (30.77%) Skype
3 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.82%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) Bluetooth
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) HTTP
4 3 (7.69%) IPsec
4 3 (7.69%) IPv4
4 3 (7.69%) IPv6
4 3 (7.69%) SSL
4 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (7.69%) WiMAX
4 3 (7.69%) Wireless
4 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
5 2 (5.13%) Internet
6 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.13%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Power BI
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
4 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Fiddler
1 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (23.08%) German Language
2 5 (12.82%) French Language
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Field Engineer
2 7 (17.95%) Consultant
2 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (10.26%) Development Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Development Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Field Support Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Network Field Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Server Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 4 (10.26%) XML
3 3 (7.69%) 802.1X
3 3 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 3 (7.69%) Ajax
3 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 3 (7.69%) FastCGI
3 3 (7.69%) LINQ
3 3 (7.69%) REST
3 3 (7.69%) RSS
3 3 (7.69%) WCF
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 3 (7.69%) WPF
4 2 (5.13%) DCOM
5 1 (2.56%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) BYOD
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 8 (20.51%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Customer Engagement
1 26 (66.67%) ITIL
2 25 (64.10%) Service Management
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.82%) Problem Management
5 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (7.69%) MVC
6 3 (7.69%) Network Optimisation
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
6 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.69%) Web Development
7 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.56%) Analytics
8 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.56%) Project Management
8 1 (2.56%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.38%) VBScript
5 4 (10.26%) Python
5 4 (10.26%) Ruby
6 3 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (7.69%) Java
6 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (66.67%) MCTS
3 25 (64.10%) Degree
4 12 (30.77%) MCSE
5 11 (28.21%) MCDST
6 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (2.56%) CCNA
7 1 (2.56%) CCNP
7 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) BitLocker
2 5 (12.82%) Terminal Server
3 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) UAG
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) WSUS
3 5 (12.82%) WMI
4 4 (10.26%) SCOM
5 3 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (7.69%) SCVMM
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix
3 2 (5.13%) Cisco
3 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 1 (2.56%) F5
4 1 (2.56%) Juniper