The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 118 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.097% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.87% 0.76% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £158 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -45.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+31.81% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.23% -33.33%
MCITP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
458 262 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.32% 12.73% 16.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 158 174
Average daily rate £350 £345 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 12 32
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.12 £23.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Birmingham - 1 £425 - 3
Coventry - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (40.00%) SAN
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (40.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) MCSE
5 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
6 2 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Banking
6 2 (20.00%) MCTS
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) WCF

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (10.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) Wireless
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 2 (20.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 2 (20.00%) WCF
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) UNIX
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) TDD
2 2 (20.00%) MVVM
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Workflow
2 2 (20.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) ERP
3 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 2 (20.00%) MCTS
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCDP
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSA
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Meru Networks
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
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