The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 40 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.99% - 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% - 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£350 - £175
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.35 £16.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+33.42% -23.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Qualifications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
111 55 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 27.34% 14.25% 31.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 44 70
Average daily rate £388 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £144 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £561 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.38 £37.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.33% +163.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £37.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.50 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.13 £19.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.58% -9.30%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) NetQoS
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Network Security
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) IIS
3 2 (33.33%) ATM
3 2 (33.33%) ISDN
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ATM
1 2 (33.33%) ISDN
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) SSL
1 2 (33.33%) SONET
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
1 2 (33.33%) DSL
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) Frame Relay
1 2 (33.33%) Ethereal
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Programmer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (33.33%) LANDesk
2 2 (33.33%) NetQoS
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco