The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 37 41 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.01% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 16.22% 3.45% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £250 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +36.82%
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 Leicestershire region.

Qualifications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
37 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.37% 9.90% 11.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 23
Median daily rate £325 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £146 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £332 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -27.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -1 5 - -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) CCNA
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
4 2 (28.57%) CMDB
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Software Audit
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
5 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) IT Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Software Audit
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) CCNA
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MCP
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft