Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for MCSD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 September 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 Developer (MCSD)
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 205 -
Contract jobs citing MCSD 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England - 0.041% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median daily rate - - -
England median daily rate £425 £369 £438
% change year-on-year +15.25% -15.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East of England median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

MCSD 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 the East of England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
East of England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 957 907 949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 19.04% 18.56% 18.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 463 540
East of England median daily rate £415 £390 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.41% +7.59% -3.33%
10th Percentile £176 £200 £205
90th Percentile £573 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 100 78
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.39 £21.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.15% -5.91% +3.17%
10th Percentile £10.34 £11.18 £10.06
90th Percentile £44.50 £46.50 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £25.31
% change year-on-year -12.73% +8.65% +12.49%

MCSD
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing MCSD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for MCSD in the East of England

MCSD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MCSD in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSD in the East of England