The table below looks at the statistics for MCITP in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCITP over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 141 123 103
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.16% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.79% 1.22% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £299 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.05% +42.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £225
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £13.25 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+220.75% -26.38%
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 Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
382 327 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.31% 12.74% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 195 147
Average daily rate £340 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £12.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.20 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

MCITP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCITP Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCITP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MCITP
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCITP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MCITP Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MCITP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCITP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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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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
West Yorkshire -10 3 £200 -42.85% 7
East Yorkshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) ETL
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (20.00%) OLAP
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Fiddler
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) WSH
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (20.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCSE
2 3 (60.00%) MCTS
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CCEA
4 1 (20.00%) CCEE
4 1 (20.00%) CCIA
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Tableau
2 1 (20.00%) Wyse
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft