The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 27 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.46% 4.31% -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.70% 21.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£104 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.40
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough region.

Qualifications Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
23 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 16.79% 19.83% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 5
Average daily rate £104 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-65.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.20 £11.50 £61.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -81.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.50 £13.25 £112.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) iPad
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) CAD
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
1 2 (66.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) CAD
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Change Management
1 2 (66.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) MobileIron
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Mapinfo
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Sophos
2 2 (66.67%) Wyse