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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 126 113 89
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -24
Contract jobs citing MCSE 18 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.55% 1.14%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.71% 4.28% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £241 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £275 £285
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.78 £15.38 £18.40
% change year-on-year
+28.61% -16.44%
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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
382 327 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 13.31% 12.74% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 195 147
Average daily rate £340 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £12.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.20 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -8 11 £344 +3.77% 6
South Yorkshire -3 7 £300 +41.17% 3
North Yorkshire - - - - 2
East Yorkshire - - - -
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England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) ITIL
4 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) MCSA
7 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (37.04%) WAN
8 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (37.04%) SAN
8 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (33.33%) Firewall
9 9 (33.33%) LAN
9 9 (33.33%) CCNA
10 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
11 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
11 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 7 (25.93%) Citrix
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (22.22%) MPLS
12 6 (22.22%) DNS
12 6 (22.22%) Cisco
12 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (22.22%) MCTS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (18.52%) Lync
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (14.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (11.11%) WorkSite
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) WAN
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 9 (33.33%) Firewall
2 9 (33.33%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 6 (22.22%) DNS
4 6 (22.22%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) Network Security
5 5 (18.52%) NAS
6 4 (14.81%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.81%) DHCP
7 2 (7.41%) SSL
7 2 (7.41%) VPN
7 2 (7.41%) OSPF
7 2 (7.41%) BGP
7 2 (7.41%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.41%) VRRP
7 2 (7.41%) Internet
7 2 (7.41%) VPLS
7 2 (7.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (14.81%) Project Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Support Manager
2 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Server Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (3.70%) IT Support Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
1 4 (14.81%) Replication
1 4 (14.81%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Project Management
4 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
4 4 (14.81%) Supplier Management
4 4 (14.81%) High Availability
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) BCP
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
6 2 (7.41%) Line Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) Tcl
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (44.44%) MCSA
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (33.33%) CCNA
4 9 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (22.22%) MCTS
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certified Master
7 3 (11.11%) MCITP
7 3 (11.11%) CCNP
8 2 (7.41%) CISSP
8 2 (7.41%) CCDA
8 2 (7.41%) CCDP
8 2 (7.41%) Degree
8 2 (7.41%) VCAP
8 2 (7.41%) CCSA
8 2 (7.41%) CCSE
8 2 (7.41%) VCP5
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (3.70%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.70%) XenApp
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
2 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) CommVault
6 3 (11.11%) ServiceNow
6 3 (11.11%) Zerto
6 3 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Reuters
7 2 (7.41%) Symantec
8 1 (3.70%) McAfee
8 1 (3.70%) Sophos
8 1 (3.70%) Wyse
8 1 (3.70%) AppSense
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus
8 1 (3.70%) Apple
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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