Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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 Associate (MCSA) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - +18 -
Contract jobs citing MCSA 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 0.83% - 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.70% - 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £350 - -
East Midlands median daily rate £248 - £231
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Lincolnshire median hourly rate - - £25.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 - £14.50

MCSA 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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 22.31% 16.95% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 6
Lincolnshire median daily rate £375 £450 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +35.34% -15.07%
10th Percentile £171 £331 £280
90th Percentile £575 £525 £406
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £380 £379
% change year-on-year +1.32% +0.33% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £14.97 - £20.50
10th Percentile £13.11 - £15.13
90th Percentile £37.99 - £34.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.13
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.79% +1.48%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

Job postings citing MCSA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire.

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Lincolnshire

MCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSA in Lincolnshire

MCSA
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 18 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
Lincoln - 1 £350 -
MCSA
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for MCSA.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCSA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Server Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
1 1 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) VMware