The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 27 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.06% 4.14% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.12% 19.35% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£175 £238 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -18.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £275
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.88%
MCITP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Suffolk region.

Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
33 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 17.01% 21.38% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 25
Average daily rate £425 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCITP across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Workflow
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) CRM
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SOAP
2 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) XML
2 5 (55.56%) MVVM
2 5 (55.56%) Reactive Extensions
2 5 (55.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) MCSE
3 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Clustering

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) CRM Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) WCF
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) SOAP
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) XML
1 5 (55.56%) Reactive Extensions
1 5 (55.56%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (11.11%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Workflow
1 5 (55.56%) CRM
1 5 (55.56%) MVVM
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCSE
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft