The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 61 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.41% 0.20% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.37% 0.68% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Average daily rate
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£205 £325 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.92% -14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £325 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £325 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +5.71%
MCSE
South West

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

Qualifications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
219 148 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 29.96% 29.78% 37.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 77 161
Average daily rate £423 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.26% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £227 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £30.75 £21.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.02% +40.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
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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
Swindon - 3 £205 - 1
Chippenham - - - -
Melksham - - - - 1
MCSE
South West

MCSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MSI
3 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 1 (33.33%) AdminStudio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) VMware