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 3 May 2016 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 34 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.41% 0.47% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 4.17% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £275 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +39.03%
MCSE
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
21 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.61% 11.32% 10.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
Median daily rate £319 £325 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +49.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £435 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £18.00 £15.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +16.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 2016, 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) vMotion
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) BMC Marimba
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) VLAN
1 2 (66.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) ITSM
2 1 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (66.67%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Acronis
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft