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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Rank 123 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing MCITP 26 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.83% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.65% 1.74% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £320 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £347 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.91% +26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.77 £15.77 £16.09
% change year-on-year
- -1.98%
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
460 288 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.60% 12.15% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 177 139
Average daily rate £375 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 24
Average hourly rate £17.77 £15.50 £22.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -31.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.41 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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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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
West Yorkshire -5 23 £400 +146.15% 7
South Yorkshire -14 3 £164 -
MCITP
England

MCITP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (91.89%) MCSE
3 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
3 33 (89.19%) VMware
4 29 (78.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (59.46%) EMC
5 22 (59.46%) IIS
6 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (37.84%) vSphere
8 13 (35.14%) Windows
9 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
10 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
10 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
11 8 (21.62%) SUSE
12 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (16.22%) DNS
12 6 (16.22%) SCCM
13 5 (13.51%) MCTS
13 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
13 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (13.51%) Cisco
13 5 (13.51%) CCNA
13 5 (13.51%) DHCP
13 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
14 4 (10.81%) DMZ
14 4 (10.81%) Firewall
14 4 (10.81%) LAN
14 4 (10.81%) ITIL

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 22 (59.46%) IIS
2 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) LAN
3 4 (10.81%) DMZ
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
3 4 (10.81%) WAN
4 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 2 (5.41%) Internet
5 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
6 1 (2.70%) VoIP
6 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (10.81%) Project Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Consultant
3 3 (8.11%) Design Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) IT Support
5 1 (2.70%) Communications Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
1 1 (2.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) FMCG
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (21.62%) SUSE
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 3 (8.11%) Project Management
2 3 (8.11%) Migration
2 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
2 3 (8.11%) Server Building
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (5.41%) Workflow
3 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.70%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) Load Testing
4 1 (2.70%) Time Management
4 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.70%) DevOps
4 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (91.89%) MCSE
3 29 (78.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (13.51%) MCTS
4 5 (13.51%) CCNA
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) MCP
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCEA
6 1 (2.70%) MCSA
6 1 (2.70%) HP ASE
6 1 (2.70%) NCDA
6 1 (2.70%) CCEE
6 1 (2.70%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (40.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (37.84%) vSphere
3 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.70%) XenApp
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.70%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
1 33 (89.19%) VMware
2 22 (59.46%) EMC
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) HP
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) AppSense
6 1 (2.70%) Brocade
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee
6 1 (2.70%) Wyse