Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - +75 -5
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.17% - 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.72% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Oxford median daily rate £500 - £275
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £300 £288
% change year-on-year +37.50% +4.35% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxford median hourly rate - - £21.29
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.29

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 Oxford with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Oxford
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 58 95 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.98% 13.25% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 79 78
Oxford median daily rate £450 £438 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +34.62% -9.72%
10th Percentile £311 £210 £163
90th Percentile £600 £525 £538
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
Oxford median hourly rate £22.93 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.85% +2.50% -63.64%
10th Percentile £18.31 £18.51 £16.01
90th Percentile £33.88 £39.48 £25.62
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £21.29
% change year-on-year +2.44% -3.71% -21.15%

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in Oxford

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in Oxford

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in Oxford

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MCSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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%) Amazon AWS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft