Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for MCSE qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 75 76
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 -17
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.36% 0.70% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.03% 3.90% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +36.36% -26.67%
10th Percentile £280 £321 £223
90th Percentile £370 £425 £293
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £375 £225
% change year-on-year -6.67% +66.67% -26.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £21.50

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 148 205 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 17.83% 17.92% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 136 151
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.06% +9.09%
10th Percentile £263 £303 £213
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year +5.96% -0.66% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 17
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.66 £22.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.11% +22.22% -34.55%
10th Percentile £14.20 £16.41 £9.15
90th Percentile £50.20 £24.13 £26.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.57 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.99% -6.03% -

MCSE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MCSE in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MCSE in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MCSE in South Yorkshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. 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
Doncaster - 2 £350 - 1
MCSE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (66.67%) Email Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (33.33%) VSAN
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall

MCSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Mimecast
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VSAN
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (66.67%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Email Migration
1 2 (66.67%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCITP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware