The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank - - 29
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 3.18%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £309 £316
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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

Qualifications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 81 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 33.95% 21.60% 22.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 24
Median daily rate £425 £400 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +49.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £230 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £47.50 - £13.06
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (50.00%) Clustering
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) C
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Mobility Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (25.00%) AIX
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Veritas
2 1 (25.00%) VMware