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 3 months to 29 March 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 Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East Midlands / Derbyshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.49% 0.80% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.54% 2.11% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -8.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -1.44% +15.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £21.33 £17.50
% change year-on-year -21.47% +21.88%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Derbyshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 113 95 67
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 42.16% 37.85% 27.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 63 28
Median daily rate £446 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.36% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £420 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.55 £35.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.71% +169.23%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Derbyshire citing MCSE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 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 3 months to 29 March 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
Derby -6 3 £550 - 1
MCSE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Android
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) iPad
3 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (44.44%) XenMobile
3 4 (44.44%) AirWatch
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Migration
3 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
3 4 (44.44%) MCITP
3 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
3 4 (44.44%) CCNA
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (33.33%) ITSM
4 3 (33.33%) Personalization
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Office 365
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Consultant
1 3 (33.33%) Field Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Project Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Wintel Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) iPad
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Android
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Asset Management
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) ITSM
2 3 (33.33%) Personalization
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) MCITP
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) AirWatch
1 4 (44.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
Derby, Derbyshire
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