The table below looks at the statistics for CITP in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CITP over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Chartered IT Professional (CITP)
Rank 611 639 624
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -15
Contract jobs citing CITP 19 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.044% 0.060%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Median daily rate £675 £465 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% +0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £426 £453
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £480 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 - £463
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10201 11455 11748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.46% 20.66% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6461 6922 6661
Median daily rate £410 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 460 565 556
Median hourly rate £27.50 £26.83 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.49% +53.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

CITP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

CITP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CITP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CITP within the UK.

CITP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CITP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

CITP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CITP
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CITP within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
England +38 19 £675 +45.16% 5
London +10 12 £550 +18.27% 2
North West - 6 £675 -
City of London - 5 £588 - 1
Warrington - 5 £675 -
Cheshire - 5 £675 -
Berkshire - 1 £550 -
South East - 1 £550 -

CITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CITP.

1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (60.71%) ITIL
5 15 (53.57%) Six Sigma
6 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
6 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (46.43%) UML
7 13 (46.43%) ISEB
7 13 (46.43%) Business Analysis
7 13 (46.43%) SWOT Analysis
7 13 (46.43%) Lean Six Sigma
7 13 (46.43%) Use Case
7 13 (46.43%) Chartered Engineer
7 13 (46.43%) CBAP
8 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
9 11 (39.29%) Information Security
10 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
11 9 (32.14%) CISSP
11 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
12 8 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
12 8 (28.57%) IISP
12 8 (28.57%) CESG
12 8 (28.57%) MBCS
13 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
13 7 (25.00%) Network Security
13 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 3 (10.71%) Scrum
14 3 (10.71%) Risk Management

CITP
Top Related IT Skills 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 (7.14%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
1 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Big Data
1 1 (3.57%) EDRMS
1 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Business Analyst
3 12 (42.86%) Architect
3 12 (42.86%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
4 7 (25.00%) Security Architect
5 5 (17.86%) Domain Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Principal Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Principal Security Architect
7 2 (7.14%) CISSP Architect
8 1 (3.57%) AWS Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) IT Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Security Architect
8 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.57%) UML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (28.57%) CESG
3 7 (25.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Six Sigma
4 14 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 14 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (46.43%) Business Analysis
5 13 (46.43%) Lean Six Sigma
5 13 (46.43%) SWOT Analysis
5 13 (46.43%) UML
5 13 (46.43%) Use Case
6 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
7 11 (39.29%) Information Security
8 9 (32.14%) Security Architecture
9 7 (25.00%) Load Testing
10 3 (10.71%) Records Management
10 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
10 3 (10.71%) Scrum
11 2 (7.14%) Case Management
11 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
11 2 (7.14%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 20 (71.43%) DV Cleared
3 13 (46.43%) CBAP
3 13 (46.43%) Chartered Engineer
3 13 (46.43%) ISEB
4 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
5 9 (32.14%) CISSP
6 8 (28.57%) CESG Certified Professional
6 8 (28.57%) IISP
6 8 (28.57%) MBCS
7 3 (10.71%) CISA
7 3 (10.71%) CISM
8 2 (7.14%) BC Cleared
9 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (3.57%) CEH
9 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
9 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) BS25999
1 2 (7.14%) ISO22301
2 1 (3.57%) COBIT
2 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (3.57%) Pega
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat