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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 31 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.40% 1.65% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 15.15% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £29.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
38 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 15.26% 10.89% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 17
Average daily rate £310 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 8
Average hourly rate £10.00 £34.00 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.58% +3.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (66.67%) IPsec
3 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) DNS
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
1 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Migration
2 5 (83.33%) Incident Management
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
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