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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 42 47 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 0.24% 1.55% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.56% 10.34% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
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£275 £305 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% +9.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £21.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +35.48%
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
64 87 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 15.06% 15.03% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 54 24
Average daily rate £425 £321 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.29% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 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 £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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 16 September 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 +18 1 £275 -15.38% 1
MCSE
East Midlands

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SCOM
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) XenServer
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) Lync
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Line Management
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (20.00%) MCITP
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) DNS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (20.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Migration Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Online Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco