Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 - 81
Rank change year-on-year - +81 -11
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.16% - 0.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.42% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate £500 - £396
10th Percentile £475 - £353
90th Percentile £525 - £445
South West median daily rate £475 £255 £363
% change year-on-year +86.27% -29.66% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £16.09 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +14.93% -34.88%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 240 404 504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 38.83% 49.57% 51.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 252 242
Gloucestershire median daily rate £456 £428 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.73% -2.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £176 £163 £263
90th Percentile £663 £563 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 39 28
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% - -31.25%
10th Percentile £20.50 £17.50 £11.17
90th Percentile £41.15 £49.80 £47.20
South West median hourly rate £32.75 £37.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year -12.67% -4.46% +7.83%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Gloucestershire

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft