The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 March 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)
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 59 64
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5  
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.19% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.91% 0.97% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £438 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +75.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £404 £325
% change year-on-year -18.26% +24.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £15.93 £28.75
% change year-on-year +25.58% -44.60%  

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 Cambridgeshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 110 103 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.37% 16.25% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 51 43
Median daily rate £400 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £155 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
Median hourly rate £26.25 £57.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.34% +379.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.50 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £39.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +73.33%  

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing MCITP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Cambridgeshire

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Cambridgeshire

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Cambridgeshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Cambridge - 1 - -
MCITP
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 5 (83.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Mimecast
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Information Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 5 (83.33%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Azure Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Consultant
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365 Consultant
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Information Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) MCSE
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft