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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 138 139 140
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.033% 0.097% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.100% 0.35% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+105.71% +11.11%
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 West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1001 855 954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.41% 27.78% 32.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 509 620
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £525 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 47 55
Median hourly rate £27.50 £42.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £15.25 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) MCAD
3 5 (71.43%) MCSD
3 5 (71.43%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) Security Auditing
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) InfoPath
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Information Management
6 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
7 1 (14.29%) Firmware

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 6 (85.71%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) InfoPath
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) Architect
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Administrator
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
1 5 (71.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
1 5 (71.43%) Security Auditing
1 5 (71.43%) Workflow
2 2 (28.57%) Information Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) VBScript
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) MCTS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) DV Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) MCAD
3 5 (71.43%) MCSD
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Firmware
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware