The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 219 217 220
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing MCITP 31 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.22% 0.96% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 19
Average daily rate £351 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £223 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £369 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £225 £325
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.63 £20.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-26.87% +26.98%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2535 2086 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.17% 24.93% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1265 1019 1091
Average daily rate £350 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £230 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 124 126
Average hourly rate £21.00 £24.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £40.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCITP
England

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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +14 10 £135 - 7
Berkshire -4 7 £450 +100.00% 10
West Sussex +1 4 - -
Surrey -10 4 £235 -27.69% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 3 £450 - 4
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 - 4
Home Counties - - - -
Kent - - - - 2
Middlesex - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (77.05%) Windows
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
5 31 (50.82%) MCSE
6 24 (39.34%) ITIL
7 23 (37.70%) VMware
8 22 (36.07%) Cisco
9 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
9 20 (32.79%) MCTS
9 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (31.15%) DNS
11 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
12 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
12 13 (21.31%) Service Management
12 13 (21.31%) Customer Engagement
13 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (19.67%) Degree
14 11 (18.03%) Lync
14 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (16.39%) Live Communications Server
15 10 (16.39%) Network Load Balancing
15 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (16.39%) RTP
15 10 (16.39%) PBX
15 10 (16.39%) PSTN
16 9 (14.75%) DHCP
16 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 11 (18.03%) Lync
3 10 (16.39%) Live Communications Server
4 7 (11.48%) IIS
4 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) SAS
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (13.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) DNS
2 10 (16.39%) RTP
2 10 (16.39%) PBX
2 10 (16.39%) PSTN
3 9 (14.75%) DHCP
3 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
4 8 (13.11%) SAN
5 4 (6.56%) Firewall
6 2 (3.28%) Network Security
6 2 (3.28%) LAN
6 2 (3.28%) WAN
6 2 (3.28%) Internet
7 1 (1.64%) Intranet
7 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.64%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.64%) SSL
7 1 (1.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.64%) IMAP
7 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.64%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (14.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (4.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.64%) Automotive
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Support Engineer
2 14 (22.95%) Consultant
3 8 (13.11%) Support Consultant
4 6 (9.84%) Server Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (6.56%) Test Specialist
6 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
7 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Contracts Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Specialist
8 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) Test Engineer
9 1 (1.64%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET
1 6 (9.84%) JSP
1 6 (9.84%) HTML
1 6 (9.84%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) Web Services
3 1 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) PKI
2 5 (8.20%) Clustering
3 3 (4.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.64%) NHS
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) IPTV
4 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.75%) UNIX
5 9 (14.75%) Linux
6 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
7 6 (9.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.28%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.64%) SUSE
10 1 (1.64%) Debian
10 1 (1.64%) Gentoo
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.64%) AIX
10 1 (1.64%) Solaris
10 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Service Management
2 13 (21.31%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (16.39%) Network Load Balancing
3 10 (16.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (9.84%) Migration
5 3 (4.92%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (3.28%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (3.28%) Time Management
6 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.64%) Workflow
7 1 (1.64%) Online Security
7 1 (1.64%) Web Services Management
7 1 (1.64%) Information Security
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.64%) CRM
7 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.64%) Software Testing
7 1 (1.64%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) PowerShell
2 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) VBScript
4 4 (6.56%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) AWK
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) Perl
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.64%) C
5 1 (1.64%) Korn
5 1 (1.64%) Bourne shell
5 1 (1.64%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 61 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (50.82%) MCSE
3 20 (32.79%) MCTS
4 14 (22.95%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (19.67%) Degree
6 9 (14.75%) CCNA
6 9 (14.75%) MCP
6 9 (14.75%) MCSA
6 9 (14.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (9.84%) ISTQB
8 5 (8.20%) MCDST
8 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
8 5 (8.20%) VCAP
9 4 (6.56%) VCDX
10 3 (4.92%) CCNP
10 3 (4.92%) PMP
10 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
10 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
11 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
12 1 (1.64%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.11%) vSphere
4 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
1 4 (6.56%) SCOM
2 2 (3.28%) HP SIM
2 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.64%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.64%) WMI
3 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) VMware
3 22 (36.07%) Cisco
4 8 (13.11%) HP
5 7 (11.48%) Citrix
5 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
6 6 (9.84%) Avaya
6 6 (9.84%) Dell
6 6 (9.84%) Nortel
6 6 (9.84%) Lotus
7 5 (8.20%) NetApp
7 5 (8.20%) Oracle
8 4 (6.56%) CommVault
9 2 (3.28%) Kaseya
9 2 (3.28%) Symantec
10 1 (1.64%) Remedy
10 1 (1.64%) Reuters
10 1 (1.64%) Bloomberg
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.64%) Apple
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Posted: 10 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago