Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 153 166
Rank change year-on-year -12 +13 -9
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.051% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.26% 1.02% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Berkshire median daily rate £398 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -1.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £389 £330 £358
90th Percentile £406 £438 £406
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £347
% change year-on-year +14.29% +0.86% -7.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £16.50 £13.70
% change year-on-year - +20.44% -13.13%

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 757 880 1,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.44% 22.10% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 409 574
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £198 £225 £250
90th Percentile £540 £588 £561
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 53 61
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.56% +28.00% -59.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.45 £39.20 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £24.38 £26.00
% change year-on-year +64.10% -6.25% -4.59%

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

MCITP
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 20 October 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 -13 2 £398 +6.00%
MCITP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCTS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft