The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the County Antrim region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - - 22
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 1.42%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.37% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £17.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-12.67% -4.05%
Qualifications Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
8 46 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 7.92% 19.33% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 42 6
Average daily rate £188 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £223 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £355
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
MCSE
Northern Ireland

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Belfast - - - -
MCSE
Northern Ireland

MCSE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) VLE
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Altiris
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Meru Networks

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCSA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Altiris
1 2 (100.00%) Meru Networks