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 27 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)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 60 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 -  
Contract jobs citing MCITP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.40% 0.15% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 0.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.76% -  
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 Milton Keynes.

Academic & Professional Certification
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 200 178 200
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 26.99% 26.65% 24.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 128 133
Median daily rate £405 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.81% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £10.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.53% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

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 27 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Big Data
1 3 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2016
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) StorageTek
1 3 (100.00%) Sun
1 3 (100.00%) VMware