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 3 months to 29 June 2017 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 77 79
Rank change year-on-year -13 +2  
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.29% 0.10% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.30% 0.42% 2.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -  
South East median daily rate £375 £360 £393
% change year-on-year +4.16% -8.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £16.50 - £44.90

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 230 240 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 22.46% 24.95% 22.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 409 433
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £411 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +7.50%  
10th Percentile £263 £250 £268
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.12% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 8 5
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.70 £14.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.96% -73.63%  
10th Percentile £14.38 £10.23 £41.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £17.00 £58.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £40.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -55.00% +85.61%  

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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

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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

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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

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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 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -10 3 £450 +26.76% 1
MCITP
South East

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) Solaris
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 3 (60.00%) Sun
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 3 (60.00%) StorageTek
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) NAS
3 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista

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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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) NAS
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
1 3 (60.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Database Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (20.00%) MCPD
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (60.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) StorageTek
2 3 (60.00%) Sun