The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 52 51 54
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 5 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.82% 0.52% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.73% 2.54% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £160 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Qualifications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
134 118 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.00% 20.56% 17.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 43 40
Median daily rate £330 £363 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 12
Median hourly rate £45.00 £14.50 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.34% -36.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £12.10 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCSE across the Hertfordshire region.

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Hertfordshire region.

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 4 - - 2
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MCSE 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (50.00%) Skype
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft