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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England / South East
Rank 213 225 199
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing MCITP 28 37 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.42% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 1.51% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 30
Median daily rate £325 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £284 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
-8.96% -0.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%

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
2199 2444 2639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.58% 27.86% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1473 1276
Median daily rate £405 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 124 104
Median hourly rate £27.38 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.15% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.42 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £61.50 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

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
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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Hampshire +17 16 £325 -18.75% 2
Kent - 5 £350 -
Surrey +11 3 £210 -53.33% 2
West Sussex - 2 - - 1
Oxfordshire -2 1 £210 -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - - 2
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (93.75%) Microsoft
3 40 (83.33%) Windows
4 38 (79.17%) Active Directory
5 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
6 34 (70.83%) MCSA
7 29 (60.42%) VMware
8 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (45.83%) ITIL
9 21 (43.75%) PowerShell
10 20 (41.67%) Windows 7
10 20 (41.67%) VBScript
10 20 (41.67%) MCSE
10 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
10 20 (41.67%) Cisco
11 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
12 18 (37.50%) XML
13 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
13 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
13 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
14 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (33.33%) SAN
15 15 (31.25%) NetApp
15 15 (31.25%) Firewall
15 15 (31.25%) Finance
15 15 (31.25%) Skype
16 14 (29.17%) Skype for Business
16 14 (29.17%) VMware ESX
16 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
16 14 (29.17%) VoIP

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 20 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (29.17%) Skype for Business
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (4.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 15 (31.25%) Firewall
2 15 (31.25%) Skype
3 14 (29.17%) VoIP
4 2 (4.17%) DHCP
4 2 (4.17%) Internet
4 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) StarTeam
General
1 15 (31.25%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) German Language
2 1 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Windows Engineer
3 13 (27.08%) Systems Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Server Engineer
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 6 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) DBA
6 4 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) IT Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Specialist
8 2 (4.17%) IT Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL Service Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) PowerShell Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) XML
2 6 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Clustering
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.25%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (4.17%) PKI
2 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 40 (83.33%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Windows Server
3 22 (45.83%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (41.67%) Windows 7
5 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.25%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Unix
8 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.08%) AIX
9 1 (2.08%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) High Availability
3 7 (14.58%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (14.58%) Validation
4 5 (10.42%) Server Patching
5 4 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps
7 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.17%) IT Audit
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.17%) Security Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.17%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.17%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 20 (41.67%) VBScript
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) Python
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (70.83%) MCSA
3 20 (41.67%) MCSE
4 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
5 14 (29.17%) MCP
5 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
6 6 (12.50%) Degree
6 6 (12.50%) MCTS
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
8 2 (4.17%) ISEB
8 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (2.08%) AWS Certification
9 1 (2.08%) CCNA
9 1 (2.08%) CCNP
9 1 (2.08%) HND
9 1 (2.08%) MCDST
9 1 (2.08%) MCPD
9 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 38 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (29.17%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.17%) UAG
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) Nessus
2 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
3 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) Netcool
4 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 45 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 29 (60.42%) VMware
3 20 (41.67%) Cisco
4 15 (31.25%) NetApp
5 12 (25.00%) LANDesk
5 12 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle
6 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
7 2 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix
8 1 (2.08%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.08%) IronPort
8 1 (2.08%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) Symantec
8 1 (2.08%) Veritas