The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 1.53% 2.03% 3.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.45% 8.11% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Median daily rate £210 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +16.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -12.00% +15.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.71 £15.00
% change year-on-year +6.88% +24.75%  

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 Guildford.

Academic & Professional Certification
Guildford
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 31 37 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 23.66% 25.00% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 47
Median daily rate £425 £450 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +34.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £272 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.43 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.67% -14.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Guildford

MCITP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Audit

MCITP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) IT Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) IT Audit
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) ServiceNow