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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 168 206 202
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 70 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 0.35% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.70% 1.40% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £316 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.48% -2.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £205 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
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
2593 2070 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.78% 24.87% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 981 714
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 110 125
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.15 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +26 34 £425 -5.55% 7
Hampshire -1 24 £347 +61.61% 4
West Sussex -12 5 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -7 4 £250 - 1
Surrey - 3 £425 - 4
East Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 129 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (75.97%) Microsoft
3 92 (71.32%) Windows
4 77 (59.69%) ITIL
5 74 (57.36%) Active Directory
6 59 (45.74%) Security Cleared
7 53 (41.09%) PowerShell
8 50 (38.76%) SC Cleared
9 48 (37.21%) HTML
10 46 (35.66%) MCTS
11 43 (33.33%) MCSA
12 40 (31.01%) XML
12 40 (31.01%) MCSE
13 39 (30.23%) VBScript
14 37 (28.68%) Degree
15 35 (27.13%) Service Management
16 31 (24.03%) DNS
16 31 (24.03%) Customer Engagement
16 31 (24.03%) High Availability
17 30 (23.26%) HP
18 28 (21.71%) MS Excel
19 27 (20.93%) MS Exchange
19 27 (20.93%) Cisco
19 27 (20.93%) .NET
20 26 (20.16%) VMware
21 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
21 24 (18.60%) Linux
22 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2003
23 22 (17.05%) Cisco Certification
24 20 (15.50%) JavaScript

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 27 (20.93%) MS Exchange
2 16 (12.40%) IIS
3 9 (6.98%) Lync
4 8 (6.20%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.65%) IBM Notes
6 6 (4.65%) GroupWise
7 5 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.55%) Live Communications Server
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (21.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Office 365
2 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (24.03%) DNS
2 18 (13.95%) DHCP
3 11 (8.53%) Firewall
4 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 8 (6.20%) SAN
6 7 (5.43%) POP3
6 7 (5.43%) SMTP
6 7 (5.43%) IMAP
7 5 (3.88%) VoIP
8 3 (2.33%) LAN
9 2 (1.55%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.55%) PBX
9 2 (1.55%) PSTN
9 2 (1.55%) WAN
9 2 (1.55%) HTTP
9 2 (1.55%) SSL
9 2 (1.55%) RTP
10 1 (0.78%) MPLS
10 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.55%) OLTP
3 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.55%) OLAP
4 1 (0.78%) MySQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.55%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.78%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.78%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.78%) MSI
General
1 1 (0.78%) Finance
1 1 (0.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (18.60%) Field Engineer
1 24 (18.60%) Support Engineer
2 22 (17.05%) Wintel Engineer
3 18 (13.95%) Consultant
4 9 (6.98%) Architect
4 9 (6.98%) Test Specialist
5 6 (4.65%) Security Specialist
5 6 (4.65%) Server Engineer
6 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (3.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (3.88%) Deskside Support
6 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (3.10%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (3.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (3.10%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (3.10%) Desktop Support
7 4 (3.10%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.10%) Analyst
7 4 (3.10%) Test Manager
8 3 (2.33%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (37.21%) HTML
2 40 (31.01%) XML
3 27 (20.93%) .NET
4 19 (14.73%) ASP.NET
5 17 (13.18%) JSP
6 5 (3.88%) Software Packaging
6 5 (3.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.55%) WCF
7 2 (1.55%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.55%) LINQ
7 2 (1.55%) Ajax
7 2 (1.55%) REST
7 2 (1.55%) FastCGI
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Identity Foundation
7 2 (1.55%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.78%) LAMP
8 1 (0.78%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.78%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.30%) Clustering
2 5 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.10%) CMDB
4 3 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.55%) PKI
5 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Replication
6 1 (0.78%) PDA
6 1 (0.78%) Statistics
6 1 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 92 (71.32%) Windows
2 24 (18.60%) Windows Server 2008
2 24 (18.60%) Linux
3 23 (17.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (12.40%) UNIX
5 13 (10.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.65%) Windows 8
7 6 (4.65%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.33%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.78%) AIX
10 1 (0.78%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (59.69%) ITIL
2 35 (27.13%) Service Management
3 31 (24.03%) Customer Engagement
3 31 (24.03%) High Availability
4 17 (13.18%) Security Testing
5 16 (12.40%) Project Management
6 14 (10.85%) Knowledge Management
6 14 (10.85%) Validation
7 11 (8.53%) Test Scripting
7 11 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (6.20%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (4.65%) Problem Management
10 5 (3.88%) B2B
11 4 (3.10%) Data Protection
12 3 (2.33%) Change Management
12 3 (2.33%) TOGAF
13 2 (1.55%) Network Load Balancing
13 2 (1.55%) Web Development
13 2 (1.55%) Agile Software Development
13 2 (1.55%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (41.09%) PowerShell
2 39 (30.23%) VBScript
3 20 (15.50%) JavaScript
4 19 (14.73%) SQL
5 5 (3.88%) C#
6 3 (2.33%) PHP
7 2 (1.55%) Ruby
7 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.55%) C++
7 2 (1.55%) Java
7 2 (1.55%) C
7 2 (1.55%) VB
7 2 (1.55%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.55%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 129 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (45.74%) Security Cleared
3 50 (38.76%) SC Cleared
4 46 (35.66%) MCTS
5 43 (33.33%) MCSA
6 40 (31.01%) MCSE
7 37 (28.68%) Degree
8 22 (17.05%) Cisco Certification
9 18 (13.95%) ISTQB
10 17 (13.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 15 (11.63%) DV Cleared
11 15 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (3.88%) A+ Certification
12 5 (3.88%) ISEB
12 5 (3.88%) MCP
12 5 (3.88%) CCNA
12 5 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (2.33%) CISSP
14 1 (0.78%) CCNP
14 1 (0.78%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 74 (57.36%) Active Directory
2 17 (13.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.53%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.88%) vSphere
5 4 (3.10%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.10%) XenApp
5 4 (3.10%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.78%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 8 (6.20%) WMI
1 8 (6.20%) SCSM
1 8 (6.20%) SCOM
2 5 (3.88%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (3.10%) MOM
4 2 (1.55%) SCCM
5 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.78%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 98 (75.97%) Microsoft
2 30 (23.26%) HP
3 27 (20.93%) Cisco
4 26 (20.16%) VMware
5 10 (7.75%) Citrix
6 7 (5.43%) Avaya
6 7 (5.43%) Lotus
6 7 (5.43%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.65%) Novell
8 5 (3.88%) McAfee
8 5 (3.88%) Oracle
8 5 (3.88%) Sonus
9 4 (3.10%) Lumension
9 4 (3.10%) NetApp
10 3 (2.33%) Juniper
10 3 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 3 (2.33%) Tufin
11 2 (1.55%) Nortel
12 1 (0.78%) Veritas
12 1 (0.78%) Apple
Reading
Volt
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago