Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 20 October 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 of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 83 84
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 17 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 1.13% 0.70%
As % of the Qualifications category - 4.89% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Hertfordshire median daily rate - £329 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +34.18% -21.60%
East of England median daily rate £375 £300 £250
% change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £12.50 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +25.00% -36.59%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 292 348 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 18.38% 23.06% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 159 164
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% -9.06%
10th Percentile £174 £205 £207
90th Percentile £550 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £350
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 20
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.68% +22.41% -28.28%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £51.25 £45.90 £51.38
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.83
% change year-on-year -2.78% -13.59% -0.83%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Hertfordshire

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Hertfordshire