Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Nottinghamshire > Nottingham
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 75 68
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -23
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.40% 0.20% 0.36%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.09% 1.25% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Nottingham median daily rate £456 - -
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £456 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottingham median hourly rate - - -
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 97 160 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 12.83% 16.33% 17.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 104 83
Nottingham median daily rate £360 £450 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.11% +23.29% +4.29%
10th Percentile £268 £248 £225
90th Percentile £500 £630 £475
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £360 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -15.29% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Nottingham median hourly rate £11.38 £14.75 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.88% -34.44% +69.81%
10th Percentile £10.38 £10.75 £14.45
90th Percentile £18.27 £17.38 £30.15
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -17.24% - +9.43%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Nottingham

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Nottingham

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) vRealize
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Migration

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) Sun