The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South Yorkshire region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 32 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.97% - 1.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.38% - 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£281 - £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +23.52%
Qualifications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.21% 16.67% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 25
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £44.30 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.56% +92.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MCSE
Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2014. 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
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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
Sheffield - 1 £350 - 3
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 3 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) DHCP
4 2 (40.00%) DNS
4 2 (40.00%) Workflow
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (20.00%) vSphere
5 1 (20.00%) NCDA
5 1 (20.00%) NCIE
5 1 (20.00%) VCAP
5 1 (20.00%) CCAA
5 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Workflow
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MCITP
3 2 (40.00%) MCP
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCTS
4 1 (20.00%) CCA
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CCEA
4 1 (20.00%) NCDA
4 1 (20.00%) NCIE
4 1 (20.00%) VCAP
4 1 (20.00%) CCAA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp