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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 55 49 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.32% 1.09% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.50% 4.96% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £321 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -1.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £17.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.79%
MCSE
East of England

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
133 141 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.18% 22.00% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 64 62
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £182 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 13 10
Median hourly rate £14.50 £22.19 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% +36.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.88 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

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 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 1 - - 1
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) MCP
3 6 (60.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) Local Government
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) OneDrive
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) CCNA
7 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MCSA
7 2 (20.00%) CCA
7 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (20.00%) PMP
7 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
7 2 (20.00%) Apple
7 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (20.00%) CCENT
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco

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 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (40.00%) Local Government
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (60.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) CCA
3 2 (20.00%) CCENT
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (20.00%) MCSA
3 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) VMware