The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 105 99 88
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing MCSE 23 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 1.37% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 8.37% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 12
Average daily rate
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£250 £250 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £192 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £286 £290
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.62 - £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 - £18.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.78 £15.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.58% -12.67%
MCSE
England

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

Qualifications Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
481 502 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 18.16% 16.34% 18.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 250 214
Average daily rate £375 £375 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +22.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £204 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 43 53
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -4 6 £375 +51.51% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 5 £250 -13.04% 5
Norfolk - 5 £250 -
Essex +1 4 £248 -38.12%
Bedfordshire +5 3 £463 +105.55% 3
Suffolk +1 2 £248 +5.31%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (72.73%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
5 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
5 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (27.27%) VMware
9 11 (25.00%) Citrix
9 11 (25.00%) ITIL
10 10 (22.73%) MCITP
11 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco
12 8 (18.18%) MCP
12 8 (18.18%) Clustering
12 8 (18.18%) XenApp
13 7 (15.91%) SCCM
13 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
13 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.91%) CRM
14 6 (13.64%) Sophos
14 6 (13.64%) Linux
15 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
15 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
15 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
15 5 (11.36%) Migration

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 19 (43.18%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (4.55%) Lync
8 1 (2.27%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
1 5 (11.36%) LAN
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) Ethernet
2 3 (6.82%) VPN
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) DHCP
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.27%) FCoE
4 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
2 7 (15.91%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Server Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
4 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Project Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Clustering
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.82%) iPhone
4 3 (6.82%) iPad
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) CRM
3 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.36%) Workflow
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.82%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.82%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.82%) Change Management
4 3 (6.82%) CAD
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
4 3 (6.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (6.82%) Time Management
5 2 (4.55%) High Availability
5 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.55%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.27%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
1 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (22.73%) MCITP
3 8 (18.18%) MCP
4 7 (15.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 5 (11.36%) CCNA
5 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (9.09%) MCDST
6 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 3 (6.82%) PMP
7 3 (6.82%) PMI Certification
7 3 (6.82%) MCSD
8 2 (4.55%) HNC
8 2 (4.55%) MCSA
8 2 (4.55%) MCTS
9 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
9 1 (2.27%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 28 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) XenApp
3 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESX
3 5 (11.36%) vSphere
4 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
4 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) Sophos
6 3 (6.82%) Wyse
6 3 (6.82%) Mapinfo
6 3 (6.82%) Remedy
6 3 (6.82%) McAfee
6 3 (6.82%) Google
6 3 (6.82%) Panasonic
6 3 (6.82%) MobileIron
6 3 (6.82%) Adobe
6 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) HP
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Lotus
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
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