The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 109 98
Rank change year-on-year +6 -11  
Contract jobs citing MCITP 1 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.057% 0.50% 1.07%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 1.18% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 14
Median daily rate £300 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.92% +1.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £36.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -54.16% +105.71%  

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 Hampshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 682 850 779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 38.84% 42.78% 36.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 505 481
Median daily rate £415 £385 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.79% +5.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 29 36
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.83 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.37% +145.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.12 £25.40 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 Hampshire

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Hampshire

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Hampshire

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Portsmouth -1 1 £300 -28.35%
MCITP
South East

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

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
3 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (75.00%) VBScript
4 9 (75.00%) XML
4 9 (75.00%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 9 (75.00%) NetApp
4 9 (75.00%) MCSA
5 8 (66.67%) Skype for Business
5 8 (66.67%) Skype
6 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 4 (33.33%) Validation
8 3 (25.00%) Degree

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 10 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 10 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (66.67%) Skype for Business
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) SAN
3 9 (75.00%) VoIP
4 8 (66.67%) Skype
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) DHCP
5 1 (8.33%) DNS
5 1 (8.33%) LAN
5 1 (8.33%) NAS
5 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (8.33%) VPN
5 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Server Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (8.33%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Server Building
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (75.00%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (75.00%) MCSA
3 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) MCSE
6 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (8.33%) CCDP
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) CCNP
7 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) VMware ESXi
2 10 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Server
3 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCLI
1 1 (8.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) VMware
3 9 (75.00%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Meraki
4 1 (8.33%) Veeam