Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 71 57
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 -7
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.13% 0.78% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.63% 4.62% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 14
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +25.00% +41.18%
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £375 £300
% change year-on-year +12.00% +25.00% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.25 -

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 South Yorkshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 159 173 123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 19.90% 16.88% 13.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 120 87
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.88% +18.46% +8.33%
10th Percentile £313 £262 £220
90th Percentile £575 £578 £518
Yorkshire median daily rate £412 £400 £353
% change year-on-year +2.88% +13.48% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 4
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -16.00% -
10th Percentile £15.48 £14.00 £22.15
90th Percentile £41.43 £25.45 £27.85
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £18.00
% change year-on-year +19.66% -18.75% +16.13%

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 21 July 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
Sheffield +12 1 £325 -3.35%
MCSE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Quality Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware