The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 31 42 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -27
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.50% 0.33% 2.42%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.45% 1.64% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate
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£300 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.40
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
MCSE
East Midlands

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

Qualifications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
69 61 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 34.16% 19.87% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 17
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £110 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £397 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.44% -43.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £9.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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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Job
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Derby - - - -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 3 (60.00%) WSUS
3 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 3 (60.00%) SCOM
3 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (40.00%) MCITP
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (20.00%) iSeries
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) HP APS
5 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (60.00%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (60.00%) Lync
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (20.00%) AS400
2 1 (20.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) HP APS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (60.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) WSUS
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
1 3 (60.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Fortinet