Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 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
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 28 32
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough - 0.81% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category - 3.70% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Slough median daily rate - £363 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.28% -
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £320
% change year-on-year +5.56% +40.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £19.38 £17.06
% change year-on-year +3.20% +13.60% -20.84%

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 Slough with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Slough
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 47 54 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.47% 21.95% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 31
Slough median daily rate £420 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +23.08% -7.80%
10th Percentile £313 £331 £263
90th Percentile £538 £618 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £445 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +7.55% +3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £41.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.22% - +228.00%
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £12.50 £17.06
% change year-on-year +32.00% -26.73% -44.79%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Slough

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Slough

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Slough