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 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 31 34
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 1.15% 0.37%
As % of the Qualifications category - 9.68% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £288 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +2.77%
MCSE
West Midlands

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
43 31 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.65% 11.88% 18.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 29
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £204 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £468 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 0 4
Average hourly rate £28.69 - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) SCOM
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
4 2 (40.00%) VMware