The first table below looks at the demand for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 17 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 West Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 31 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 0.77% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 5.26% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £315 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £283 £285
% change year-on-year
-2.65% -0.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £18.40 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.76% -0.54%
Qualifications Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
19 19 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 14.62% 51.35% 71.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 19
Average daily rate £336 £392 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.34% -6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £322 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.00%
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 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
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Vacancies
Swansea - 1 £315 -
MCSE
Wales

MCSE
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) XenServer
2 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CCEE
2 1 (50.00%) CCAA
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) CCA
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) XenServer
1 1 (50.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix