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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 121 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 5 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.85% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.75% 6.19% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Median daily rate - £400 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £340 £273
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +24.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +36.82%
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
285 291 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.06% 13.77% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 192 121
Median daily rate £423 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.67% +9.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £447 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.19% -1.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +12.50%

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 30 June 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
Leeds -13 5 - - 4
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Certification
2 11 (91.67%) Windows
3 10 (83.33%) ITIL
4 9 (75.00%) Citrix
5 7 (58.33%) MCSA
6 6 (50.00%) MS Office
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) SAN
7 5 (41.67%) SQL
7 5 (41.67%) MCP
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (33.33%) MCITP
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 3 (25.00%) CommVault
9 3 (25.00%) Reuters
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) SLA
9 3 (25.00%) VPN
9 3 (25.00%) DameWare
9 3 (25.00%) Finance
9 3 (25.00%) Legal
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (25.00%) Trend Analysis

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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Domino
2 1 (8.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) NAS
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) Skype
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Service Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) High Availability
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (58.33%) MCSA
3 5 (41.67%) MCP
4 4 (33.33%) MCITP
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (16.67%) MCDST
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) DameWare
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) CommVault
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) iManage
3 3 (25.00%) Reuters
3 3 (25.00%) ServiceNow
3 3 (25.00%) Zerto
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Lotus