The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.26% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £305 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £300 £282
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +39.03%
MCSE
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Qualifications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
54 77 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 20.38% 20.87% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 64 21
Average daily rate £343 £450 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.88% +33.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £547 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MCSE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) MCP
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) MCSA
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Project Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCITP
2 5 (83.33%) MCTS
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
3 1 (16.67%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £275 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Oxford
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300.00 - £310.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago