The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 45 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing MCITP 5 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 1.43% 0.93% -
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -15.15%
MCITP
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
135 73 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 38.57% 33.80% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 40 46
Average daily rate £400 £339 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.83% +2.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £229 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £415 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Minehead - - - -
MCITP
South West

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (60.00%) assyst
4 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 2 (40.00%) Front Office
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Front Office
2 1 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Service Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft