Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 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)
England > North West
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 211 189
Contract jobs citing MCITP 0 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.80% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
North West median daily rate - £255 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -8.93% +7.69%
England median daily rate £350 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North West median hourly rate - - £15.69
England median hourly rate - £16.35 £16.50
% change year-on-year - -0.94% +26.92%

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 the North West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
North West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,087 1,124 982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 20.69% 18.99% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 660 544
North West median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £180 £224 £213
90th Percentile £600 £588 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 111 79
North West median hourly rate £27.42 £29.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.47% -27.50% +45.45%
10th Percentile £12.59 £14.13 £15.47
90th Percentile £57.25 £64.00 £55.50
England median hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £26.55
% change year-on-year +44.00% -5.85% +4.13%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MCITP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in the North West

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in the North West

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in the North West