The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 26 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.03% 0.54% -
As % of the Qualifications category 12.00% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £230 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
MCSE
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
25 28 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 16.89% 15.05% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 34
Average daily rate £431 £572 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.60% +23.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £374 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £572 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
2 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Docker
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 2 (66.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Hudson
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Service Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Ansible
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Dell
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya