The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 40 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.73% 2.19% 1.10%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.71% 13.33% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £110 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -66.17%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+18.85% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -9.52%
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East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Qualifications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
35 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.77% 16.42% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 10
Average daily rate £330 £256 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £163 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £395 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 1
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.73 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.42% -58.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MCSE across the Brighton region.

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) VLAN
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (33.33%) CMDB
3 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton region citing MCSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MCSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (33.33%) SCDPM
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) ProCurve
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft