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 25 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 141 150 141
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.069% 0.12% 0.22%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.24% 0.40% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £190 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -40.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.96% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.77 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-4.88% +8.75%
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
837 994 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.85% 29.69% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 607 586
Median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 66 32
Median hourly rate £36.50 £41.24 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.49% +17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.00 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 25 August 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
Devon - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 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
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) MCTS
3 5 (71.43%) Migration
3 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (57.14%) C#
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 4 (57.14%) IIS
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) XML
4 4 (57.14%) MCAD
4 4 (57.14%) MCSD
4 4 (57.14%) Workflow
4 4 (57.14%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
4 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
5 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure

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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (57.14%) IIS
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) InfoPath
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) SharePoint Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Architect
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) jQuery
1 4 (57.14%) XML
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Security Auditing
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
3 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCTS
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) DV Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) MCAD
3 4 (57.14%) MCSD
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds