The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 46 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.45% 0.20% 0.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.53% 1.09% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £400 £275 £100
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +175.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +15.49%

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

Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
79 92 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.83% 18.22% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 60 52
Median daily rate £425 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £386 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £28.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +86.66%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Sheffield +4 2 £400 +45.45% 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) NAS
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) vMotion

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DBA
1 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Field Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Field Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat