The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.36% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £360 £305
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.75 £18.98
% change year-on-year
+7.59% +4.04%
MCSE
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 33.86% 33.33% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 6
Median daily rate £333 £500 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.40% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £175 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £351
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCSE across the County Antrim region.

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 3 - - 1
MCSE
Northern Ireland

MCSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MCSE 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Civica
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) HND
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Compuware
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Civica
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Altiris
3 1 (33.33%) Compuware