Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 80 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 -23 +1
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.13% 0.094% 1.27%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.97% 0.49% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 9
Coventry median daily rate £450 - £150
10th Percentile £425 - £140
90th Percentile £475 - £185
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £330 £300
% change year-on-year +21.21% +10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £25.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.88 £19.00 £17.24
% change year-on-year +51.97% +10.21% +11.23%

MCSE is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Coventry
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 103 203 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.83% 19.15% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 151 99
Coventry median daily rate £380 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33% -17.81%
10th Percentile £151 £285 £150
90th Percentile £539 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year +1.27% +12.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% -10.00% +39.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £34.25 £43.75 £44.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.75 £24.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +25.51% -22.07% +47.95%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing MCSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Coventry

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MCSE in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Coventry

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft