Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 58 45
Rank change year-on-year +14 -13 +4
Contract jobs citing MCSE 7 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.48% 1.41% 1.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% 3.45% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £419 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.48% +52.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £85 £241 £263
90th Percentile £450 £550 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +30.43% +4.55% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.43 £25.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year +81.72% +127.27% -37.14%

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 189 232 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 39.87% 40.85% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 180 116
Derbyshire median daily rate £378 £424 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.91% +16.61% -3.09%
10th Percentile £166 £284 £185
90th Percentile £520 £550 £509
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year - +5.61% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 4 12
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.03 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.79% -2.01% -0.71%
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -30.00% +63.93% -12.86%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +15 5 £275 -50.00%
Ilkeston - 2 £450 -
Chesterfield -13 1 - -
MCSE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Derbyshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V2
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) CCNA
4 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
4 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) FMCG
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (14.29%) PMO
6 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
6 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Technician
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Storage Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (42.86%) Smartcard
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) FMCG
3 2 (28.57%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (14.29%) iSeries
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Information Governance
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V2
1 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
3 2 (28.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (14.29%) A+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
4 1 (14.29%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) arcserve
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM