The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Tyne and Wear 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 59 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.19% - 1.80%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.48% - 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £286 £280 £285
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £18.20 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-14.83% -1.62%
Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
207 39 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 38.55% 18.75% 32.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 14 33
Average daily rate £245 £300 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.33% -16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £228 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
MCSE
North East

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - - 1
Sunderland - - - -
MCSE
North East

MCSE
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) SAN
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DHCP
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Build Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 2 (33.33%) Change Control
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) VMware