The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 36 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.59% 2.43% 0.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% 18.03% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +21.73%
Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
38 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 11.24% 13.47% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 12
Average daily rate £350 £300 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £403 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 £21.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +36.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
Nottingham +3 2 £275 -12.00% 2
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (30.00%) Citrix
6 3 (30.00%) Lync
6 3 (30.00%) MCP
6 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) Migration
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Intranet
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) EDRMS
7 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (20.00%) LAN
7 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 2 (20.00%) Network Management
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) SCOM
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (30.00%) Lync
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) Intranet
2 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) EDRMS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Email Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 1 (10.00%) Email Migration
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
3 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) XenServer
3 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco