The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 229 249 211
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -38
Contract jobs citing MCITP 17 24 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.22% 0.25% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.86% 0.93% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 33
Median daily rate £350 £388 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +11.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £425 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £347 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £13.70 £18.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.94% +25.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £21.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+167.44% +38.70%
MCITP
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1979 2594 2908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.53% 27.19% 29.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1533 1450
Median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £373
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 144 141
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.90 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +91.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +44.73%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the South East region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Kent - 7 £350 - 2
Hampshire +21 4 £340 -19.04% 1
Berkshire +7 4 £388 -8.82% 2
Buckinghamshire +18 1 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 South East region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (73.33%) Windows
4 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
5 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
6 15 (50.00%) MCSA
7 14 (46.67%) MCSE
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (40.00%) VMware
9 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 9 (30.00%) ITIL
10 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
11 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (23.33%) LANDesk
12 7 (23.33%) Finance
12 7 (23.33%) Nessus
12 7 (23.33%) MCP
12 7 (23.33%) VBScript
12 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
12 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
12 7 (23.33%) High Availability
13 6 (20.00%) HP
13 6 (20.00%) DNS
13 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (20.00%) MCTS
14 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 5 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) SAN
4 3 (10.00%) Skype
5 1 (3.33%) Firewall
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.33%) VoIP
5 1 (3.33%) VPN
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) StarTeam
1 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) German Language
3 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Engineer
1 7 (23.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) Build Engineer
2 4 (13.33%) DBA
2 4 (13.33%) Developer
2 4 (13.33%) SQL DBA
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Integration Tester
4 2 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (3.33%) Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Integration Tester
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) XML
3 3 (10.00%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (3.33%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (3.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) WCF
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (73.33%) Windows
2 17 (56.67%) Windows Server
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (23.33%) Windows 7
7 4 (13.33%) Solaris
8 2 (6.67%) Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Unix
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.33%) AIX
9 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) High Availability
3 5 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (13.33%) Server Building
5 3 (10.00%) Scrum
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.67%) Security Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.67%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (23.33%) VBScript
4 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (50.00%) MCSA
3 14 (46.67%) MCSE
4 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 7 (23.33%) MCP
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (20.00%) MCTS
7 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (13.33%) CCNA
8 4 (13.33%) CCNP
8 4 (13.33%) DV Cleared
8 4 (13.33%) VCP4
8 4 (13.33%) VCP5
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
9 3 (10.00%) MCDST
10 2 (6.67%) ISEB
10 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 19 (63.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Nessus
2 4 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (6.67%) SCCM
4 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.33%) Netcool
4 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (40.00%) VMware
3 7 (23.33%) LANDesk
3 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 4 (13.33%) Altiris
6 4 (13.33%) Cisco
6 4 (13.33%) Supermicro
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle
8 2 (6.67%) NetApp
9 1 (3.33%) Citrix
9 1 (3.33%) IronPort
9 1 (3.33%) Meraki
9 1 (3.33%) Remedy
9 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (3.33%) Symantec
9 1 (3.33%) Veeam
9 1 (3.33%) Veritas