The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 14 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.08% - 3.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.88% - 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £410 - £160
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
MCSE
Somerset

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

Qualifications Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
17 31 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 35.42% 34.44% 56.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 31
Average daily rate £450 £625 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +78.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £745 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

MCSE
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware