The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 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
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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London
Number of daily rates quoted
Median daily rate (50th Percentile)
England median daily rate
% change year-on-year
Number of hourly rates quoted
Median hourly rate
Median % change year-on-year
England median hourly rate
% change year-on-year
MCSA Job Vacancy Trend in London
Job postings citing MCSA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.
MCSA Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London
3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MCSA in London.
MCSA Daily Rate Histogram in London
Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MCSA in London over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.
MCSA Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London
3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MCSA in London.
MCSA Contract Job Locations in London
The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSA within the London region over the 6 months to 13 April 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.
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
For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT contractor jobs citing MCSA 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 London region with a requirement for MCSA.
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: