The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 23 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.68% - 2.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £175
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £324
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.22% +2.85%

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

Qualifications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 12 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.01% 14.12% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 26
Median daily rate £513 £550 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £178 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.15 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.82% +105.26%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

MCSE
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) X++
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Mirroring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft