The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 32 -
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 1.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £340 £324
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.52%
MCSE
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
35 39 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.13% 15.54% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 23
Median daily rate £413 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.43% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £470 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 13 15
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MCSE
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Dorset region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) CISSP
4 2 (40.00%) Juniper
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) MCDST
4 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Local Government

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) CISSP
3 2 (40.00%) MCDST
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) VMware