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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 34 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.69% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Qualifications category 21.05% 2.94% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.12% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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
19 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.05% 11.93% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 36
Median daily rate £425 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £141 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £42.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% +320.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 - 2 - -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (25.00%) Legal
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Distribution
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) CCDP
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) CISSP
3 1 (25.00%) MCDST
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware