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 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 100 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.18% 0.33% 0.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.26% 2.48% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £248 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £182 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £286 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
238 202 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 14.12% 13.30% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 118 81
Average daily rate £373 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £191 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 11
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +10.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.00 £114.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -12 3 £338 +14.40% 8
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
MCSE
Yorkshire

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) SAN
4 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 10 (76.92%) MCSA
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
5 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
7 7 (53.85%) HP
7 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
9 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 5 (38.46%) DNS
9 5 (38.46%) NetApp
10 4 (30.77%) IBM
10 4 (30.77%) Dell
10 4 (30.77%) Citrix
10 4 (30.77%) NAS
11 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
11 3 (23.08%) WorkSite
11 3 (23.08%) CommVault
11 3 (23.08%) DHCP
11 3 (23.08%) Cisco
11 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (23.08%) WorkSite
1 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) NAS
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 2 (15.38%) MPLS
5 2 (15.38%) OSPF
5 2 (15.38%) BGP
5 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
5 2 (15.38%) VRRP
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (15.38%) IPsec
5 2 (15.38%) LAN
5 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 2 (15.38%) SSL
5 2 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) VPLS
5 2 (15.38%) HSRP
5 2 (15.38%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MSI
1 1 (7.69%) InstallShield
1 1 (7.69%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Project Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Software Packaging
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) BCP
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (15.38%) Network Design
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (76.92%) MCSA
3 9 (69.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (15.38%) CCSE
4 2 (15.38%) CCSA
4 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (15.38%) CCNP
4 2 (15.38%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) CCDA
4 2 (15.38%) CCDP
4 2 (15.38%) VCAP
4 2 (15.38%) VCP5
5 1 (7.69%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow
6 3 (23.08%) CommVault
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Reuters
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
8 1 (7.69%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
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