The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 47 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.25% 1.04% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.64% 6.78% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £311 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.84% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%

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

Qualifications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
61 59 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.10% 15.32% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 47 20
Median daily rate £445 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.92% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £150 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £478 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.80 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £18.20 £21.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior IT Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) CCNP
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Veritas