The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England / South West
Rank 125 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 5 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.19% 0.10% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.57% 0.30% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Median daily rate - £405 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-10.66% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-39.53% +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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
876 989 906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.90% 34.21% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 626 540
Median daily rate £410 £383 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 81 53
Median hourly rate £38.50 £40.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.93% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.10 £46.00 £48.14
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCITP across the South West region.

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the South West region.

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 January 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
Bristol - 3 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 West region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (84.62%) Windows
4 9 (69.23%) MCSE
5 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL
6 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
6 7 (53.85%) VMware
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
7 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
8 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) NAS
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 3
9 3 (23.08%) MCDST
9 3 (23.08%) Linux
9 3 (23.08%) Replication
9 3 (23.08%) SAN
9 3 (23.08%) LAN
9 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 3 (23.08%) WAN
9 3 (23.08%) DHCP
10 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
10 2 (15.38%) ETL
10 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) NAS
1 3 (23.08%) SAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VLAN
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) Power BI
1 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Solaris
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (23.08%) MCDST
4 3 (23.08%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (15.38%) MCDBA
5 2 (15.38%) MCPD
5 2 (15.38%) MCSA
5 2 (15.38%) MCSD
5 2 (15.38%) RHCE
6 1 (7.69%) CCNA
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
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