The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - - 26
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - - 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £311 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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

Qualifications Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
18 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.34% 17.61% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 24
Median daily rate £325 £401 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.85% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MCSE
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp