The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 30 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 0.23% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 12.77% 1.75% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £238 - £300
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
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 Northamptonshire region.

Qualifications Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 15.67% 13.32% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 25
Average daily rate £400 £365 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +16.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £17.50 £13.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.42% +29.91%
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 Northamptonshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 2 £238 - 1
Brackley - 1 £325 -
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
5 3 (42.86%) Unix
5 3 (42.86%) CCDA
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
6 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
6 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (28.57%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
7 1 (14.29%) MCP
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) SQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
General
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support
3 1 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) CAD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSA
3 3 (42.86%) CCDA
4 2 (28.57%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) MCITP
5 1 (14.29%) MCP
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Twitter
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