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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
England / West Midlands
Rank 122 122 94
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 3 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.12% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.21% 0.58% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £368
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +22.85%

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
469 513 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 19.55% 19.80% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 275 204
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 54
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.11% -41.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing MCITP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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
Shropshire - 1 £425 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 6 (66.67%) Office 365
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (55.56%) SCOM
4 5 (55.56%) Migration
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
4 5 (55.56%) DHCP
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
4 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
5 4 (44.44%) LDAP
5 4 (44.44%) PBX
5 4 (44.44%) VoIP
5 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
5 4 (44.44%) Nagios
5 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
5 4 (44.44%) PKI
5 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
5 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
5 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
5 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (44.44%) Yammer
5 4 (44.44%) Skype
5 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
5 4 (44.44%) Patch Management

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (55.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (44.44%) OneDrive
3 4 (44.44%) Yammer
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) Kerberos
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) PBX
2 4 (44.44%) Skype
2 4 (44.44%) Unified Communications
2 4 (44.44%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
3 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) SNMP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
1 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Azure Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Specialist
1 2 (22.22%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Network Manager
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) AIX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Email Filtering
2 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
2 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (44.44%) Patch Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Application Virtualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) Remediation Plan
5 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 3 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (33.33%) MCTS
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (44.44%) Nagios
3 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (11.11%) Netcool
4 1 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas