The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 91 111 100
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -11
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.26% 0.41% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.91% 2.23% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Median daily rate £400 £123 £311
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+226.53% -60.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.08% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.33 £18.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+12.94% -6.49%
MCSE
Yorkshire

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

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
209 403 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 13.72% 18.40% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 263 177
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 1
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.03% -6.06%
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Yorkshire 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
Bradford +18 2 £420 - 1
Leeds +17 2 £400 +226.53% 4
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (41.67%) Web Services
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
6 4 (33.33%) Docker
6 4 (33.33%) DevOps
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (25.00%) REST
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) Open Source
7 3 (25.00%) Degree
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) PKI
7 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (25.00%) HL7
7 3 (25.00%) Ruby
7 3 (25.00%) Ajax

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (25.00%) DHCP
2 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (25.00%) FTP
2 3 (25.00%) LAN
2 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) HTTP
3 2 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 2 (16.67%) SMTP
3 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 2 (16.67%) Telnet
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Skype
4 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
1 2 (16.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Implementation Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Virtualisation Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) ebXML
2 3 (25.00%) LAMP
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (25.00%) PKI
1 3 (25.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Unix
7 2 (16.67%) Android
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Open Source
4 2 (16.67%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) Open Source Development
5 1 (8.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (25.00%) C++
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
1 3 (25.00%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (25.00%) CCNP
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) RHCE
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Certification
4 2 (16.67%) CCA
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (8.33%) MCITP
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) vCloud
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (16.67%) VMware GSX
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Splunk
5 1 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Canon
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Mitel
5 1 (8.33%) Xerox