Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 November 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 91 99
Rank change year-on-year +9 +8 -8
Contract jobs citing MCITP 8 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.63% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.61% 1.42% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Reading median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -8.82% +6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £369 £111
90th Percentile £444 £406 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £388 £320
% change year-on-year -3.23% +21.09% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire 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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 306 423 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 24.00% 28.74% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 205 275
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £263 £226 £257
90th Percentile £600 £570 £545
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 63
Reading median hourly rate £17.50 £36.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.39% +16.50% +81.02%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.63 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £54.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -4.00% -59.55% +62.63%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in Reading

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Reading region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 6 (75.00%) Service Management
3 6 (75.00%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (62.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) SCOM
5 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (50.00%) XML
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) DNS
6 3 (37.50%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) Unix
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (25.00%) IIS
7 2 (25.00%) Linux
7 2 (25.00%) MCSE
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
7 2 (25.00%) SOA
7 2 (25.00%) Validation
7 2 (25.00%) Migration
7 2 (25.00%) VMware

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Field Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Clustering
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (25.00%) Presales
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) MCTS
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) RHCE
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) BitLocker
3 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) HP
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix