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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 252 221 198
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -23
Contract jobs citing MCITP 17 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.52% 0.62%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 2.01% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 30 28
Median daily rate £344 £381 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% +4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £171 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £425 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £352 £320
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £15.77 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+125.11% +0.12%
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
2394 2489 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.98% 26.02% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1463 1174
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 86
Median hourly rate £40.50 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.93% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 25 July 2016.

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 25 July 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
Oxfordshire +10 4 £305 +205.00%
Berkshire -14 4 £375 -5.66% 5
Surrey -6 3 £413 +3.64% 2
West Sussex - 3 £365 -
Kent +6 1 £110 -56.86%
Hampshire -14 1 £344 -9.77% 5
Home Counties - 1 £285 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 57 (77.03%) Microsoft
3 50 (67.57%) Windows
4 39 (52.70%) MCTS
5 31 (41.89%) ITIL
6 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
7 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
7 29 (39.19%) Degree
7 29 (39.19%) PowerShell
8 26 (35.14%) Customer Engagement
8 26 (35.14%) DNS
9 25 (33.78%) Service Management
10 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
11 21 (28.38%) Office 365
12 19 (25.68%) MCSE
13 18 (24.32%) SQL
14 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
15 16 (21.62%) VBScript
16 15 (20.27%) .NET
16 15 (20.27%) MS Office
16 15 (20.27%) Cisco
17 14 (18.92%) Linux
17 14 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
17 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (17.57%) VMware
18 13 (17.57%) Citrix
18 13 (17.57%) DHCP
19 12 (16.22%) Unix
19 12 (16.22%) HP
19 12 (16.22%) SQL Server

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 11 (14.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.81%) IIS
4 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 29 (39.19%) MS Excel
2 15 (20.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.35%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (28.38%) Office 365
2 14 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (35.14%) DNS
2 13 (17.57%) DHCP
3 10 (13.51%) Skype
4 6 (8.11%) Firewall
4 6 (8.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.76%) VPN
6 4 (5.41%) Wireless
7 3 (4.05%) Bluetooth
7 3 (4.05%) Broadband
7 3 (4.05%) HTTP
7 3 (4.05%) Internet
7 3 (4.05%) IPsec
7 3 (4.05%) IPv4
7 3 (4.05%) IPv6
7 3 (4.05%) SAN
7 3 (4.05%) SSL
7 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.05%) WiMAX
7 3 (4.05%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (9.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.05%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.05%) Power BI
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.70%) Big Data
8 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Fiddler
1 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (12.16%) German Language
2 4 (5.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) French Language
4 1 (1.35%) Advertising
4 1 (1.35%) Electronics
4 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.97%) Field Engineer
2 11 (14.86%) Consultant
3 10 (13.51%) Support Engineer
4 7 (9.46%) Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Test Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Security Specialist
6 5 (6.76%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
7 4 (5.41%) Development Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Integration Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.27%) .NET
2 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 11 (14.86%) HTML
4 9 (12.16%) XML
5 5 (6.76%) WCF
6 3 (4.05%) 802.1X
6 3 (4.05%) ADO.NET
6 3 (4.05%) Ajax
6 3 (4.05%) FastCGI
6 3 (4.05%) LINQ
6 3 (4.05%) REST
6 3 (4.05%) RSS
6 3 (4.05%) Windows Identity Foundation
6 3 (4.05%) WPF
7 2 (2.70%) DCOM
7 2 (2.70%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (2.70%) Reactive Extensions
7 2 (2.70%) SOAP
7 2 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (1.35%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
2 3 (4.05%) Virtual Team
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.35%) BYOD
4 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.35%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (67.57%) Windows
2 23 (31.08%) Windows Server
3 14 (18.92%) Linux
4 12 (16.22%) Unix
5 11 (14.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) ITIL
2 26 (35.14%) Customer Engagement
3 25 (33.78%) Service Management
4 10 (13.51%) Project Management
5 9 (12.16%) High Availability
5 9 (12.16%) Security Testing
5 9 (12.16%) Test Scripting
6 8 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.76%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.76%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.41%) Data Modelling
8 4 (5.41%) ETL
8 4 (5.41%) MVC
9 3 (4.05%) Network Optimisation
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (4.05%) Performance Optimisation
9 3 (4.05%) Presales
9 3 (4.05%) Web Development
9 3 (4.05%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (39.19%) PowerShell
2 18 (24.32%) SQL
3 16 (21.62%) VBScript
4 11 (14.86%) JavaScript
5 10 (13.51%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.11%) C#
7 4 (5.41%) Python
7 4 (5.41%) Ruby
8 3 (4.05%) Java
8 3 (4.05%) PHP
9 2 (2.70%) C
10 1 (1.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (52.70%) MCTS
3 29 (39.19%) Degree
4 19 (25.68%) MCSE
5 17 (22.97%) Security Cleared
6 14 (18.92%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (16.22%) SC Cleared
8 9 (12.16%) ISTQB
8 9 (12.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 9 (12.16%) MCDST
9 8 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (9.46%) ISEB
11 6 (8.11%) MCSA
12 5 (6.76%) CCNA
13 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 3 (4.05%) CCNP
15 2 (2.70%) CISSP
15 2 (2.70%) DV Cleared
16 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
16 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (40.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.11%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) BitLocker
4 5 (6.76%) Terminal Server
5 4 (5.41%) XenApp
5 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.05%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (4.05%) vSphere
7 2 (2.70%) UAG
8 1 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) SCCM
2 7 (9.46%) WSUS
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) WMI
4 4 (5.41%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (5.41%) SCOM
5 3 (4.05%) SCVMM
6 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 1 (1.35%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.35%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 57 (77.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (20.27%) Cisco
3 13 (17.57%) Citrix
3 13 (17.57%) VMware
4 12 (16.22%) HP
5 7 (9.46%) NetApp
6 3 (4.05%) Palo Alto
7 2 (2.70%) EMC
7 2 (2.70%) F5
7 2 (2.70%) Symantec
7 2 (2.70%) Veeam
8 1 (1.35%) Apple
8 1 (1.35%) Avaya
8 1 (1.35%) Cognos
8 1 (1.35%) Dell
8 1 (1.35%) Google
8 1 (1.35%) IBM
8 1 (1.35%) Juniper
8 1 (1.35%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.35%) SAP
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