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 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 54 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.36% 1.45% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 12.28% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate £281 £300 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +41.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £300 £286
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +4.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.33 £19.78 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.86% +27.58%
MCSE
Yorkshire

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
117 57 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.20% 11.83% 11.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 39 15
Average daily rate £400 £300 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +13.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £140 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
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 South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster +5 1 £275 -8.33%
Sheffield -24 1 £288 -4.16% 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) vMotion
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) SCSM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) vMotion
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Dell