Period
to 27 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 27 January 2020 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)
6 months to
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 105 130 132
Rank change year-on-year +25 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing MCITP 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.30% 0.13% 0.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.12% 0.81% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 3
Leeds median daily rate £325 - £300
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Leeds with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Leeds
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 236 370 269
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 14.10% 16.05% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 237 164
Leeds median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +8.56%
10th Percentile £290 £299 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £567
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 19
Leeds median hourly rate £46.25 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.71% -40.00% +220.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.44 £11.15
90th Percentile £67.60 £33.00 £41.40
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.13 £15.30 £14.65
% change year-on-year +11.93% +4.44% +12.69%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Leeds

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Leeds

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing MCITP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) CCA
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) XenApp
3 3 (60.00%) vRealize
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 3 (60.00%) VSAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware NSX
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (40.00%) Azure
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SLA
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Dell
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Firmware

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) VSAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCSE
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCA
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware NSX
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
1 3 (60.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) vRealize
2 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) McAfee
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam