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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 107 132 122
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -10
Contract jobs citing MCSE 12 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.28% 0.31%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.73% 1.70% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 6
Median daily rate £400 £275 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -22.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £275 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £311 £313
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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
322 470 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 14.91% 16.66% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 300 308
Median daily rate £384 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £513 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 16
Median hourly rate £24.50 £12.72 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.68% -9.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.42 £25.40 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.91 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.51% +84.44%

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
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 February 2017. 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 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 +14 6 £419 - 5
North Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
South Yorkshire +4 2 £400 +45.45% 3
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (83.33%) Windows
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
6 9 (50.00%) VMware
6 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (44.44%) ITIL
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) Citrix
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (33.33%) DevOps
9 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
10 5 (27.78%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
10 5 (27.78%) MCP
10 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
10 5 (27.78%) vSphere
10 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
11 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
11 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (22.22%) Puppet
11 4 (22.22%) Docker
11 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (22.22%) IIS

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 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Firewall
2 4 (22.22%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SAN
3 3 (16.67%) DHCP
3 3 (16.67%) FTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTP
3 3 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 3 (16.67%) SMTP
3 3 (16.67%) SSL
3 3 (16.67%) Telnet
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (5.56%) NAS
5 1 (5.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
2 2 (11.11%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Implementation Specialist
1 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Server Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 2 (11.11%) Storage Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Administrator
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) Software Packaging
2 1 (5.56%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
2 2 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (16.67%) SUSE
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.11%) Android
7 2 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.11%) High Availability
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Certification
4 2 (11.11%) CCA
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (11.11%) MCITP
4 2 (11.11%) MCSA
4 2 (11.11%) MCTS
4 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.56%) CCNA
5 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Docker
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Server
5 2 (11.11%) vCloud
5 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) VMware GSX
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
2 4 (22.22%) Puppet
3 3 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (16.67%) SCCM
4 2 (11.11%) SCOM
5 1 (5.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Citrix
4 6 (33.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 3 (16.67%) Brocade
6 3 (16.67%) EMC
7 2 (11.11%) Splunk
7 2 (11.11%) Sun
7 2 (11.11%) Veritas
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