The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 December 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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 68 65 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 38 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.30% 0.55% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.76% 1.96% 4.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 1 2
Median daily rate £330 £250 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.00% -2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £250 £280
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.33 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -6.49%
MCSE
North East

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

Qualifications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
490 204 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 42.50% 28.06% 34.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 129 147
Median daily rate £350 £348 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.71% -4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 7
Median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +58.57%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 38 £330 +32.00% 2
MCSE
North East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 62 (88.57%) Windows
3 59 (84.29%) Active Directory
4 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
4 52 (74.29%) Windows Server
5 42 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 39 (55.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (54.29%) Security Cleared
8 37 (52.86%) Degree
9 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
9 36 (51.43%) SharePoint
10 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 32 (45.71%) Skype for Business
11 31 (44.29%) Exchange Server 2010
11 31 (44.29%) PowerShell
11 31 (44.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 31 (44.29%) MS Exchange
12 30 (42.86%) MS Excel
12 30 (42.86%) Office 365
13 29 (41.43%) Skype
14 28 (40.00%) DNS
15 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
16 26 (37.14%) DHCP
17 24 (34.29%) ITIL
18 22 (31.43%) Migration
19 21 (30.00%) Load Balancing
20 20 (28.57%) HP
21 19 (27.14%) IIS
22 17 (24.29%) Android
22 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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:

Application Platforms
1 36 (51.43%) SharePoint
2 32 (45.71%) Skype for Business
3 31 (44.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (44.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (44.29%) MS Exchange
4 19 (27.14%) IIS
5 16 (22.86%) OpenStack
6 15 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
7 11 (15.71%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.43%) Apache
11 1 (1.43%) Jetty
11 1 (1.43%) Mongrel
11 1 (1.43%) nginx
11 1 (1.43%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
11 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 30 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.86%) Office 365
2 10 (14.29%) HP Helion
2 10 (14.29%) IaaS
2 10 (14.29%) PaaS
2 10 (14.29%) SaaS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.43%) Google App Engine
3 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (41.43%) Skype
2 28 (40.00%) DNS
3 26 (37.14%) DHCP
4 5 (7.14%) Internet
4 5 (7.14%) Intranet
5 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.86%) Firewall
6 2 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (1.43%) FTP
7 1 (1.43%) HTTP
7 1 (1.43%) IPsec
7 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.43%) LDAP
7 1 (1.43%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.43%) DTS
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.43%) StarTeam
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.43%) Travis CI
1 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (4.29%) Advertising
2 1 (1.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (18.57%) Office 365 Specialist
2 9 (12.86%) Messaging Support
3 8 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (11.43%) Messaging Engineer
4 7 (10.00%) Consultant
4 7 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Messaging Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Support Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Messaging Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Messaging Support Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Collaboration Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Lync Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Mobility Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Mobility Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.43%) .NET
2 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.71%) Middleware
4 1 (1.43%) J2EE
4 1 (1.43%) REST
4 1 (1.43%) Servlets
4 1 (1.43%) SOAP
4 1 (1.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (51.43%) Computer Science
2 15 (21.43%) Clustering
3 11 (15.71%) Blackberry
3 11 (15.71%) Visualisation
4 9 (12.86%) Management Information System
5 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (8.57%) Mobile App
7 4 (5.71%) AS400
7 4 (5.71%) Mainframe
7 4 (5.71%) Tandem
7 4 (5.71%) User Experience
8 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.43%) PKI
8 1 (1.43%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (88.57%) Windows
2 52 (74.29%) Windows Server
3 42 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 39 (55.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 32 (45.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (24.29%) Android
6 17 (24.29%) Apple iOS
7 15 (21.43%) Linux
8 6 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (7.14%) Unix
10 3 (4.29%) Windows 7
10 3 (4.29%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.43%) AIX
11 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.29%) ITIL
2 22 (31.43%) Migration
3 21 (30.00%) Load Balancing
4 11 (15.71%) Change Management
4 11 (15.71%) Mobile Device Management
5 10 (14.29%) DevOps
5 10 (14.29%) Open Source
5 10 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.29%) TOGAF
6 8 (11.43%) Content Management
6 8 (11.43%) Problem Management
7 7 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.57%) Application Packaging
8 6 (8.57%) Data Management
9 5 (7.14%) Change Control
9 5 (7.14%) CRM
9 5 (7.14%) Project Management
10 4 (5.71%) Network Management
10 4 (5.71%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 31 (44.29%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
3 2 (2.86%) C
3 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.86%) VBScript
4 1 (1.43%) C#
4 1 (1.43%) Java
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 70 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (54.29%) Security Cleared
3 37 (52.86%) Degree
4 27 (38.57%) SC Cleared
5 13 (18.57%) MCSA
6 12 (17.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 11 (15.71%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (7.14%) CCNA
8 5 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (5.71%) CCNP
9 4 (5.71%) MCDBA
9 4 (5.71%) MCP
10 1 (1.43%) CCA
10 1 (1.43%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.43%) MCITP
10 1 (1.43%) MCSD
10 1 (1.43%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.57%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (84.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (17.14%) Hyper-V
3 10 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 10 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) Brightmail
4 2 (2.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.29%) OpenView
4 2 (2.86%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.43%) Netcool
5 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
2 20 (28.57%) HP
3 13 (18.57%) VMware
4 11 (15.71%) Trend Micro
5 7 (10.00%) SAP
6 6 (8.57%) IronPort
7 5 (7.14%) Citrix
8 4 (5.71%) Oracle
9 3 (4.29%) Veritas
10 1 (1.43%) Google
10 1 (1.43%) Intel Security
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