The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 136 122 122
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 9 27 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.33% 0.92% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.14% 6.51% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 4
Median daily rate £288 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £161 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £408 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +20.37%
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
England

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

Qualifications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
421 415 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.20% 14.07% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 279 174
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.06 £13.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.40 £25.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+24.37% +34.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
South Yorkshire -5 4 £331 +20.45%
West Yorkshire -15 4 - - 6
North Yorkshire +4 1 £78 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 14 (73.68%) ITIL
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (57.89%) MCSA
5 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 10 (52.63%) VMware
6 8 (42.11%) SAN
6 8 (42.11%) MS Office
6 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
7 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (36.84%) SQL
8 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
8 6 (31.58%) MCP
8 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (26.32%) MCITP
9 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
9 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
9 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 4 (21.05%) MCDST
10 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (21.05%) SCCM
10 4 (21.05%) DHCP
10 4 (21.05%) DNS
10 4 (21.05%) HP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Domino
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 4 (21.05%) DHCP
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) NAS
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) LAN
4 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Legal
3 1 (5.26%) Advertising
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (15.79%) Analyst
1 3 (15.79%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Manager
1 3 (15.79%) Service Manager
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Engineer
1 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Support Specialist
2 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) SSAS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) SSIS Developer
3 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) Replication
2 3 (15.79%) Smartphone
3 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.26%) Clustering
4 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) Trend Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 2 (10.53%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Information Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSA
3 6 (31.58%) MCP
4 5 (26.32%) MCITP
5 4 (21.05%) MCDST
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (5.26%) CCNA
8 1 (5.26%) CCNP
8 1 (5.26%) CNE
8 1 (5.26%) MCTS
8 1 (5.26%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (5.26%) Novell Certification
8 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) DameWare
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
2 3 (15.79%) SCSM
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
3 1 (5.26%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.26%) vMotion
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Citrix
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) HP
5 3 (15.79%) CommVault
5 3 (15.79%) Dell
5 3 (15.79%) iManage
5 3 (15.79%) Reuters
5 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
5 3 (15.79%) Zerto
6 2 (10.53%) Lotus
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Novell
7 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds