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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 197 215 217
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Contract jobs citing MCITP 50 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.54% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 1.40% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 5
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£380 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £206 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £275 £323
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -14.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.64 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.81% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.64% -15.15%
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
2358 1994 2314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.41% 23.12% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1218 1043 1062
Average daily rate £365 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 105 149
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.18 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% -41.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £11.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.25
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 the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Hampshire +19 32 £363 +15.07% 7
Berkshire +12 11 £400 +77.77% 2
Surrey -4 5 £450 +38.46% 10
West Sussex -6 2 £163 -40.72%
Buckinghamshire - - - - 4
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 93 (93.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 55 (55.56%) Windows
4 49 (49.49%) Active Directory
5 44 (44.44%) MCSE
6 42 (42.42%) ITIL
7 38 (38.38%) Security Cleared
8 35 (35.35%) Cisco
8 35 (35.35%) Cisco Certification
9 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
10 32 (32.32%) HP
11 31 (31.31%) ISTQB
12 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
13 29 (29.29%) HTML
13 29 (29.29%) SC Cleared
14 28 (28.28%) UNIX
15 26 (26.26%) Linux
15 26 (26.26%) MCTS
16 25 (25.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 23 (23.23%) .NET
18 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
18 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
18 21 (21.21%) VMware
18 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (20.20%) JSP
20 19 (19.19%) VBScript
20 19 (19.19%) DNS
20 19 (19.19%) Security Testing
21 18 (18.18%) MCSA
22 16 (16.16%) MCP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 15 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.04%) Lync
3 4 (4.04%) IIS
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.01%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.01%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.11%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.19%) DNS
2 15 (15.15%) DHCP
3 10 (10.10%) Firewall
4 8 (8.08%) SAN
5 7 (7.07%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.04%) Network Security
7 2 (2.02%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.02%) SSL
8 1 (1.01%) HTTPS
8 1 (1.01%) HTTP
8 1 (1.01%) POP3
8 1 (1.01%) SMTP
8 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.01%) IMAP
8 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.02%) LoadRunner
2 2 (2.02%) MSI
3 1 (1.01%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.11%) Test Specialist
3 8 (8.08%) Consultant
4 7 (7.07%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (6.06%) Test Manager
5 6 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.05%) Field Engineer
6 5 (5.05%) Analyst
6 5 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.04%) Deskside Support
7 4 (4.04%) Server Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (3.03%) Project Leader
8 3 (3.03%) Support Analyst
8 3 (3.03%) Tester
8 3 (3.03%) Test Project Leader
8 3 (3.03%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (3.03%) Test Leader
9 2 (2.02%) Wintel Consultant
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (29.29%) HTML
2 23 (23.23%) .NET
3 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET
4 20 (20.20%) JSP
5 10 (10.10%) XML
6 3 (3.03%) Software Packaging
7 2 (2.02%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.02%) Application Packaging
8 1 (1.01%) ADO.NET
8 1 (1.01%) Ajax
8 1 (1.01%) WCF
8 1 (1.01%) Silverlight
8 1 (1.01%) LINQ
8 1 (1.01%) REST
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 1 (1.01%) FastCGI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.06%) Clustering
2 4 (4.04%) Replication
2 4 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.03%) CMDB
4 2 (2.02%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 55 (55.56%) Windows
2 28 (28.28%) UNIX
3 26 (26.26%) Linux
4 21 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (10.10%) Windows XP
7 9 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (8.08%) Windows 8
9 7 (7.07%) Windows Vista
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.04%) Windows 7
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.02%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.01%) Solaris
12 1 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.42%) ITIL
2 19 (19.19%) Security Testing
3 14 (14.14%) Service Management
4 12 (12.12%) Customer Engagement
5 9 (9.09%) High Availability
6 8 (8.08%) Coaching
7 7 (7.07%) Validation
8 6 (6.06%) Project Management
8 6 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 5 (5.05%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (4.04%) Migration
11 3 (3.03%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.03%) MOF
11 3 (3.03%) Time Management
11 3 (3.03%) QMS
11 3 (3.03%) Data Protection
11 3 (3.03%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.02%) Performance Analysis
12 2 (2.02%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) PowerShell
2 21 (21.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (19.19%) VBScript
4 15 (15.15%) VB
5 7 (7.07%) C#
6 3 (3.03%) SQL
7 2 (2.02%) C
7 2 (2.02%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.01%) Ruby
8 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.01%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) C++
8 1 (1.01%) Java
8 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (93.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (44.44%) MCSE
3 38 (38.38%) Security Cleared
4 35 (35.35%) Cisco Certification
5 31 (31.31%) ISTQB
6 29 (29.29%) SC Cleared
7 26 (26.26%) MCTS
8 25 (25.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 18 (18.18%) MCSA
10 16 (16.16%) Degree
10 16 (16.16%) MCP
11 13 (13.13%) MCDST
11 13 (13.13%) DV Cleared
12 12 (12.12%) CCNA
13 10 (10.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (8.08%) ISEB
15 5 (5.05%) A+ Certification
16 3 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 3 (3.03%) VCP4
16 3 (3.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
3 3 (3.03%) BS7799
3 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (49.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.06%) vSphere
4 5 (5.05%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 3 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.01%) vCloud
7 1 (1.01%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (7.07%) WSUS
2 4 (4.04%) SCOM
2 4 (4.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.02%) SCCM
3 2 (2.02%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.01%) WMI
4 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 69 (69.70%) Microsoft
2 35 (35.35%) Cisco
3 32 (32.32%) HP
4 21 (21.21%) VMware
5 6 (6.06%) Oracle
6 5 (5.05%) Citrix
7 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.04%) Kaseya
8 3 (3.03%) Apple
9 2 (2.02%) Symantec
10 1 (1.01%) Avaya
10 1 (1.01%) NetApp
10 1 (1.01%) Novell
10 1 (1.01%) Lotus
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