Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 January 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - - 136
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh - - 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate - - £225
Scotland median daily rate £125 £275 £306
% change year-on-year -54.55% -10.20% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £25.63 £19.50 £19.75
% change year-on-year +31.41% -1.27% +25.24%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 288 247 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 10.03% 13.98% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 122 172
Edinburgh median daily rate £380 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.73% -1.92%
10th Percentile £220 £226 £226
90th Percentile £538 £611 £500
Scotland median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.62% -2.86% +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.50 £52.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.96% +240.98% -3.30%
10th Percentile £10.55 £23.40 £12.60
90th Percentile £30.75 £52.17 £17.51
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year -31.43% +72.84% -31.36%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Edinburgh

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Edinburgh

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Edinburgh