The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 57 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.32% - 0.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £255 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £311 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.84% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%

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

Qualifications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
110 116 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 17.86% 21.48% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 86 113
Median daily rate £395 £325 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -30.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Banbury - 1 £300 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
6 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (14.29%) RHCSA
6 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 1 (14.29%) Records Management
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
6 1 (14.29%) Personalization

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) ICT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Personalization
2 1 (14.29%) Records Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Virtualisation
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
3 1 (14.29%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) RHCE
3 1 (14.29%) RHCSA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Forcepoint
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec