The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 46 45 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.20% 1.52% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.08% 7.48% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
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£175 £275 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -1.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.11 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +2.77%
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 Nottinghamshire region.

Qualifications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
93 107 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 18.94% 20.38% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 61 32
Average daily rate £425 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £400 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 £20.11 £16.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.55% +18.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 24 October 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 +7 1 £175 -30.69%
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix