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 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 129 107 114
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Contract jobs citing MCITP 8 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.60% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.31% 3.19% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 6
Average daily rate £450 £343 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.38% +61.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £150 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £369 £325 £316
% change year-on-year
+13.46% +2.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.96 £28.75 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-51.43% +82.53%
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 West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
611 502 439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.13% 18.75% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 270 203
Average daily rate £375 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 34
Average hourly rate £18.28 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.08% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 4 - - 2
Herefordshire +7 2 £488 +62.50%
Warwickshire -1 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 £450 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) VBScript
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) jQuery
6 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) Security Auditing
6 4 (36.36%) IIS
6 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (36.36%) MCAD
6 4 (36.36%) MCSD
6 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 4 (36.36%) MCSA
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
6 4 (36.36%) Workflow
6 4 (36.36%) Migration
6 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
6 4 (36.36%) MCTS

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) IIS
1 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InfoPath
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) SharePoint Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support
3 1 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
1 4 (36.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 1 (9.09%) HP Storage
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 1 (9.09%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Android
4 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Security Auditing
1 4 (36.36%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Identity Management
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITSM
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
1 5 (45.45%) VBScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) DV Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) MCAD
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
2 4 (36.36%) MCSD
2 4 (36.36%) MCTS
2 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) MCSE
4 2 (18.18%) CCNA
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) MCP
5 1 (9.09%) A+ Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (9.09%) NCIE
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
1 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
1 1 (9.09%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Sophos
3 1 (9.09%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Dell
3 1 (9.09%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Intel Security
3 1 (9.09%) Symantec
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
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