Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for MCSA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 June 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 34 34
Contract jobs citing MCSA 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford - 1.09% 0.42%
As % of the Qualifications category - 6.12% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median daily rate - - £388
Hertfordshire median daily rate £185 £550 £300
% change year-on-year -66.36% +83.33% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Watford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 24 49 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.00% 17.75% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 11
Watford median daily rate £388 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.09% +6.67% -17.24%
10th Percentile £285 £200 £256
90th Percentile £483 £500 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -6.67% - -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Watford median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.07 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.24% +9.38% -17.95%

MCSA
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSA in Watford

MCSA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSA in Watford

MCSA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSA in Watford