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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 113 114 93
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing MCSE 28 5 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 0.22% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.20% 1.98% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £288 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £338 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.63% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.35 £15.88 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+34.47% -24.40%
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
389 252 328
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.60% 11.11% 16.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 151 159
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 21
Average hourly rate £23.61 £15.00 £42.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -64.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £10.00 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.97%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 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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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
West Yorkshire -1 21 £400 +39.13% 10
South Yorkshire -5 6 £225 -20.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 28 (65.12%) VMware
4 22 (51.16%) Windows
5 21 (48.84%) MCITP
6 20 (46.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
7 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
8 14 (32.56%) ITIL
8 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (27.91%) IIS
9 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (25.58%) EMC
11 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (20.93%) Firewall
12 9 (20.93%) LAN
12 9 (20.93%) WAN
12 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
12 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (18.60%) CCNA
13 8 (18.60%) vSphere
13 8 (18.60%) Migration
14 7 (16.28%) MCTS
14 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (16.28%) DNS
14 7 (16.28%) Cisco
14 7 (16.28%) MCSA
14 7 (16.28%) Data Centre

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
2 12 (27.91%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (9.30%) Lync
6 4 (9.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) LAN
1 9 (20.93%) WAN
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) DNS
3 6 (13.95%) DHCP
4 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
4 5 (11.63%) SAN
4 5 (11.63%) Network Security
5 4 (9.30%) IP Telephony
5 4 (9.30%) DMZ
5 4 (9.30%) Internet
5 4 (9.30%) MPLS
6 2 (4.65%) NAS
7 1 (2.33%) PABX
7 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.33%) LDAP
7 1 (2.33%) Wireless
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Legal
2 1 (2.33%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Military
2 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.30%) Support Engineer
3 4 (9.30%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
4 3 (6.98%) Design Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Support Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Architect
6 1 (2.33%) IT Support
6 1 (2.33%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support Manager
6 1 (2.33%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.65%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (11.63%) SUSE
5 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) Migration
3 4 (9.30%) High Availability
3 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (9.30%) Project Management
3 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
3 4 (9.30%) Supplier Management
4 3 (6.98%) Load Balancing
4 3 (6.98%) Service Management
4 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.98%) Server Building
5 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Operations
5 2 (4.65%) Information Security
5 2 (4.65%) Line Management
5 2 (4.65%) Workflow
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) VBScript
3 1 (2.33%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (48.84%) MCITP
3 20 (46.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (18.60%) CCNA
6 7 (16.28%) MCSA
6 7 (16.28%) MCTS
7 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 4 (9.30%) MCP
7 4 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (4.65%) CCNP
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (2.33%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
9 1 (2.33%) NCDA
9 1 (2.33%) CCEE
9 1 (2.33%) CCIA
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (2.33%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
1 15 (34.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) vSphere
3 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (6.98%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.33%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) SCCM
2 4 (9.30%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.65%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
2 28 (65.12%) VMware
3 11 (25.58%) EMC
4 7 (16.28%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) Citrix
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) HP
7 2 (4.65%) Intel
7 2 (4.65%) Symantec
8 1 (2.33%) Remedy
8 1 (2.33%) McAfee
8 1 (2.33%) Sophos
8 1 (2.33%) Wyse
8 1 (2.33%) AppSense
8 1 (2.33%) Brocade
8 1 (2.33%) IBM
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus
8 1 (2.33%) Apple
8 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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