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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 110 109 113
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 26 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.87% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.39% 2.08% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 1
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£400 £320 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -39.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -27.50%
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
407 240 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.63% 10.38% 15.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 142 166
Average daily rate £360 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £15.25 £36.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% -58.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.45 £11.75 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.60 £25.00 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 0 22 £400 - 2
South Yorkshire -4 4 £225 +5.88% 1
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (89.66%) MCSE
3 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
3 25 (86.21%) VMware
4 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (48.28%) EMC
5 14 (48.28%) IIS
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) Windows
7 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
7 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
7 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (27.59%) vSphere
9 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
10 6 (20.69%) DNS
10 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (20.69%) SCCM
11 5 (17.24%) MCTS
11 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
11 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (17.24%) SUSE
11 5 (17.24%) Cisco
11 5 (17.24%) CCNA
11 5 (17.24%) DHCP
12 4 (13.79%) LAN
12 4 (13.79%) ITIL
12 4 (13.79%) WAN
12 4 (13.79%) NetApp

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (48.28%) IIS
2 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
2 5 (17.24%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) LAN
3 4 (13.79%) DMZ
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
3 4 (13.79%) WAN
4 3 (10.34%) SAN
5 2 (6.90%) Internet
5 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.45%) VPN
6 1 (3.45%) VoIP
6 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support
5 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Replication
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (44.83%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.24%) SUSE
4 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.34%) Server Building
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (6.90%) Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.45%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Time Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (89.66%) MCSE
3 21 (72.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.24%) MCTS
4 5 (17.24%) CCNA
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.90%) MCP
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.45%) CCEA
6 1 (3.45%) MCSA
6 1 (3.45%) HP ASE
6 1 (3.45%) NCDA
6 1 (3.45%) CCEE
6 1 (3.45%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) vSphere
4 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) SCCM
2 2 (6.90%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (86.21%) Microsoft
1 25 (86.21%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) EMC
3 5 (17.24%) Cisco
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) HP
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
6 1 (3.45%) AppSense
6 1 (3.45%) Brocade
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle
6 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.45%) McAfee
6 1 (3.45%) Wyse