The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank - 16 15
Contract jobs citing MCSE 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon - 1.25% 5.81%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate
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- £325 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.07 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -18.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Qualifications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
58 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 39.73% 25.00% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 14 22
Average daily rate £450 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -9.52%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (87.50%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) MCSM
5 4 (50.00%) MS Project
5 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
5 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
5 4 (50.00%) Workflow
6 3 (37.50%) IIS
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Taxonomies
7 2 (25.00%) R
7 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix
7 2 (25.00%) DHCP
7 2 (25.00%) DNS
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) XML

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Project
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
3 4 (50.00%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix