The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Suffolk region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 33 23 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +15
Contract jobs citing MCITP 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.40% 1.28% 0.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.43% 8.33% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.09 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-9.88% -2.48%
Qualifications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
67 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 25.28% 15.38% 17.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 14 20
Average daily rate £375 £255 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £411 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.63 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.87% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MCITP
East of England

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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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
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £375 -
Ipswich - 1 £175 - 1
MCITP
East of England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) C#
4 7 (63.64%) CRM
4 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (54.55%) MVVM
5 6 (54.55%) Reactive Extensions
5 6 (54.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (54.55%) WCF
5 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
5 6 (54.55%) SOAP
5 6 (54.55%) Web Services
5 6 (54.55%) XML
5 6 (54.55%) SQL
5 6 (54.55%) Workflow
5 6 (54.55%) Migration
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Silverlight
6 5 (45.45%) Degree
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
7 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
8 3 (27.27%) MCSE

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
1 7 (63.64%) CRM Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Build Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Development Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Junior
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Administrator
6 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Reactive Extensions
2 6 (54.55%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
2 6 (54.55%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) Silverlight
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) CRM
2 6 (54.55%) MVVM
2 6 (54.55%) Data Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Workflow
2 6 (54.55%) Migration
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
4 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (45.45%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (9.09%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco