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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 128 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
0 -18
Contract jobs citing MCSE 18 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.63% 0.86% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.48% 5.23% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 7
Median daily rate £363 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £110 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £324
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £21.28 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +11.97%
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
402 516 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.16% 16.44% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 326 205
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 26 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.86 £16.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% -2.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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
West Yorkshire -7 9 £275 -31.25% 3
South Yorkshire -2 6 £375 +255.46% 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £225 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) MCSA
4 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
5 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (39.29%) VMware
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
6 9 (32.14%) ETL
6 9 (32.14%) ITIL
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix
6 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (28.57%) SAN
7 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (28.57%) SQL
7 8 (28.57%) C#
7 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (28.57%) Advertising
7 8 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
7 8 (28.57%) ETL Development
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) DHCP
8 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 7 (25.00%) Cisco

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 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) SAN
2 7 (25.00%) DHCP
2 7 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (10.71%) LDAP
3 3 (10.71%) NAS
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (7.14%) Firewall
4 2 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (3.57%) HTTP
5 1 (3.57%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) LAN
5 1 (3.57%) SMTP
5 1 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (3.57%) Telnet
5 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.57%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) WAN
5 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (39.29%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (32.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (10.71%) MySQL
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.57%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (28.57%) Advertising
2 3 (10.71%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) ETL Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Senior ETL Developer
2 8 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
2 8 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
2 8 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
3 4 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (10.71%) Ajax
2 3 (10.71%) CSS
2 3 (10.71%) ebXML
2 3 (10.71%) LAMP
2 3 (10.71%) REST
2 3 (10.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 3 (10.71%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) Unix
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) ETL
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) ETL Development
2 8 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (10.71%) Data Protection
3 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
4 2 (7.14%) Release Management
4 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Open Source Development
5 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) C#
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
2 3 (10.71%) C++
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 3 (10.71%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (53.57%) MCSA
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (17.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (14.29%) CCNP
7 3 (10.71%) Degree
7 3 (10.71%) MCITP
7 3 (10.71%) RHCE
8 2 (7.14%) CCNA
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (7.14%) MCDST
8 2 (7.14%) MCTS
9 1 (3.57%) AWS Certification
9 1 (3.57%) CNE
9 1 (3.57%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (3.57%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.57%) Docker
4 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 3 (10.71%) SCSM
4 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) CommVault
6 3 (10.71%) Dell
6 3 (10.71%) iManage
6 3 (10.71%) Reuters
6 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
6 3 (10.71%) Zerto
7 2 (7.14%) NetApp
7 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.57%) Adobe
8 1 (3.57%) Apple
8 1 (3.57%) Canon
8 1 (3.57%) Mitel
8 1 (3.57%) Novell
8 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.57%) Splunk