Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 25 April 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 129 116 111
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +18
Contract jobs citing MCITP 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.28% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.27% 0.31% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 - £290
10th Percentile £434 - £262
90th Percentile £495 - £349
South East median daily rate £350 £330 £405
% change year-on-year +6.06% -18.52% +11.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 472 654 464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 21.95% 34.57% 22.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 419 298
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £395 £425 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.06% +4.80% +15.04%
10th Percentile £226 £263 £257
90th Percentile £513 £575 £523
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 18 14
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.46% -4.29%
10th Percentile £13.97 £16.70 £10.95
90th Percentile £50.35 £34.88 £36.63
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.52 £28.38
% change year-on-year +19.89% -20.63% +33.53%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Buckinghamshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 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
Milton Keynes - 5 £475 - 1
MCITP
South East

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) SCCM
3 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) CCSP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (50.00%) Big Data
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Big Data
1 3 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SC Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) CCSP
4 1 (16.67%) CCA
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MCTS
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCCM
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
3 1 (16.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Facebook
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) StorageTek
3 1 (16.67%) Sun
3 1 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam