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 30 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - - 38
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - - 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £360 £305
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +18.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £18.50 £18.97
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -2.45%
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
40 52 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.60% 17.63% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 21
Median daily rate £375 £400 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £321 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £355
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +6.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
Median hourly rate £11.50 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.88% -35.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +13.00%

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (40.00%) CMDB
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Software Audit
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) IT Governance
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Software Audit
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) IBM