Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 148 150
Rank change year-on-year -19 +2 +5
Contract jobs citing MCITP 4 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.10% 0.16% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.51% 0.70% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 14
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £388 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.58% -6.06% +26.92%
10th Percentile £389 £334 £356
90th Percentile £406 £431 £468
South East median daily rate £412 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +17.57% -6.67% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £16.50 -

MCITP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 778 862 1,285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.75% 22.51% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 384 633
Berkshire median daily rate £408 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.12% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £218 £237 £255
90th Percentile £563 £588 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.72% +0.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 66 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +8.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £9.83
90th Percentile £45.88 £43.75 £27.42
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +72.50% -20.00% +3.65%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MCITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Berkshire

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MCITP in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Berkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Berkshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 4 £398 +13.57% 2
MCITP
South East

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Replication
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) B2B
3 2 (50.00%) B2C
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (50.00%) Privileged Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (50.00%) B2C
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Data Loss Prevention
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Privileged Identity Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCTS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft