The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 70 66
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes - 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.54% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £290 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.10%  
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 Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 347 184 224
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 46.21% 24.02% 26.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 131 133
Median daily rate £425 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +18.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 7
Median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -36.84%  
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 Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Milton Keynes

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in Milton Keynes

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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceNow