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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 48 36 44
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing MCSE 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.30% 0.91% 0.49%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.33% 6.82% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Median daily rate £400 £231 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.97% -5.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.18% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.33 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -6.49%
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
75 44 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.91% 13.41% 16.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 26 32
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £226 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £391 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Median hourly rate £16.63 £8.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.58% -43.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £128.13 £17.50 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +52.77%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northampton -5 7 £400 +72.97%
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 7 (70.00%) CAD
4 7 (70.00%) Project Management
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL
4 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (70.00%) Unix
4 7 (70.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
4 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
4 7 (70.00%) Data Loss Prevention
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) DNS
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (10.00%) XenApp
7 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 1 (10.00%) PABX

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) PABX
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Leader
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support
3 1 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
1 7 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (70.00%) CAD
1 7 (70.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 7 (70.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL
1 7 (70.00%) ITIL V3
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
1 7 (70.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) CCNA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix