Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for MCITP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 82 108
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26 -30
Contract jobs citing MCITP 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.20% 0.61% 0.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.71% 2.13% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
South Wales median daily rate £110 £449 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.49% +38.08% -15.03%
Wales median daily rate £148 £475 £325
% change year-on-year -68.95% +46.15% -19.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
South Wales median hourly rate - £57.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +310.71% -44.00%
Wales median hourly rate - £57.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +310.71% -44.00%

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 South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 280 329 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.57% 28.78% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 216 240
South Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £168 £244 £206
90th Percentile £556 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £367
% change year-on-year -9.64% +13.23% -2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +177.11% +29.04%
10th Percentile £21.15 £15.77 £9.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £70.00 £31.13
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.61% +206.67% -3.85%

MCITP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for MCITP in South Wales

MCITP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCITP in South Wales

MCITP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCITP in South Wales

MCITP
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCITP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 2 £110 - 1
MCITP
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MCITP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MOS
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

MCITP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MOS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware