The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 53 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.20% 0.21% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.36% 0.41% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £638 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.92 £18.50 £17.07
% change year-on-year
+18.45% +8.37%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
278 245 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 56.97% 51.91% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 151 84
Median daily rate £400 £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £484 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 13
Median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -32.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £11.78 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.05 £27.50 £44.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +31.57%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WSDL
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) MODAF
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
1 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware