Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 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
East Midlands > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 82 73
Rank change year-on-year +5 -9 -7
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 0.42% 0.10% 0.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.26% 0.64% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £413 - £300
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +22.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - £12.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year +58.73% +5.00% -45.45%

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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Nottinghamshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 177 157 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 18.73% 15.97% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 82 88
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £385 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +5.96% -5.63%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £213
90th Percentile £560 £582 £475
East Midlands median daily rate £385 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +1.32% +1.33% +7.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 11
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £19.88 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.53% +37.07% +11.54%
10th Percentile £10.13 £12.14 £11.25
90th Percentile £20.32 £30.55 £20.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £17.13
% change year-on-year +0.72% +1.46% +14.17%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MCSE in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MCSE in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Nottinghamshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 4 £413 - 2
MCSE
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
4 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (25.00%) Solaris
4 1 (25.00%) MCSA
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) StorageTek

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCITP
3 1 (25.00%) MCSA
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) StorageTek
3 1 (25.00%) Sun