Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 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 Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 47 49
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 -6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 11 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.10% 0.97% 1.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.30% 2.98% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 7
Derbyshire median daily rate £325 £320 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% -32.63% +100.00%
10th Percentile £282 £311 £425
90th Percentile £467 £320 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £320 £450
% change year-on-year +1.56% -28.89% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £15.75 £12.50
% change year-on-year - +26.00% -54.55%

MCSE 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 Derbyshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 256 168 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 48.85% 32.56% 42.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 126 128
Derbyshire median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £239 £213 £260
90th Percentile £543 £531 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £383 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +0.66% +1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 6 6
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -24.09% -9.87%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £19.94 £17.13
% change year-on-year -12.23% +16.42% +2.24%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Derbyshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Derbyshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MCSE in Derbyshire

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Derbyshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Derby +4 10 £333 +3.91% 5
Chesterfield - 1 £275 -
MCSE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Office 365
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (54.55%) MCSA
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (36.36%) CCNA
5 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
5 4 (36.36%) DHCP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) VMware
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Skype
6 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
6 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) SAN
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) LAN
7 2 (18.18%) WAN
7 2 (18.18%) Google

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) G Suite
2 1 (9.09%) IaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) PaaS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) Skype
2 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365 Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Privileged Access Management
3 1 (9.09%) SABSA
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Security Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (54.55%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (9.09%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) CCNP
5 1 (9.09%) CCSP
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Google
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) HP