The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 44 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing MCITP 7 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 2.75% 5.56% 4.91%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.29% 10.00% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Median daily rate £270 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £303 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £340 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £17.14 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +8.65%
MCITP
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
213 60 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 83.53% 55.56% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 47 115
Median daily rate £325 £328 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Median hourly rate £36.50 £50.00 £165.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.00% -69.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Erskine -23 7 £270 -20.00%
MCITP
Scotland

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) MCTS
3 22 (88.00%) SQL
4 19 (76.00%) MCSA
4 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (68.00%) Windows 7
5 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
5 17 (68.00%) Change Management
5 17 (68.00%) MCSE
5 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (64.00%) Netcool
6 16 (64.00%) Intel Security
6 16 (64.00%) Citrix
6 16 (64.00%) Veritas
6 16 (64.00%) AIX
6 16 (64.00%) Clustering
6 16 (64.00%) ISTQB
6 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
6 16 (64.00%) McAfee ePO
7 15 (60.00%) Office 365
7 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
8 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
8 14 (56.00%) Smoke Testing
9 11 (44.00%) MS Office
9 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
10 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (60.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
1 6 (24.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (32.00%) HP UFT
1 8 (32.00%) StarTeam
1 8 (32.00%) TestDirector
1 8 (32.00%) WinRunner
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
1 12 (48.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Tester
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Test Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Clustering
2 8 (32.00%) PDA
3 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (68.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
4 16 (64.00%) AIX
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (36.00%) Windows 10
6 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) Change Management
1 17 (68.00%) Software Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Smoke Testing
2 14 (56.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (32.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (32.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (24.00%) Content Management
4 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (8.00%) High Availability
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) SQL
2 6 (24.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (92.00%) MCTS
3 19 (76.00%) MCSA
4 17 (68.00%) MCSE
5 16 (64.00%) ISTQB
6 15 (60.00%) Security Cleared
7 8 (32.00%) SC Cleared
8 6 (24.00%) MCP
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
10 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (64.00%) McAfee ePO
1 16 (64.00%) Netcool
2 8 (32.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) Intel Security
2 16 (64.00%) Veritas
3 8 (32.00%) VMware