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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 99 91 91
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 29 43 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.68% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.70% 9.27% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 14
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£288 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £113 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £475 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £19.50 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £23.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £18.40
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -13.04%
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
433 464 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.15% 18.08% 20.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 226 229
Average daily rate £385 £375 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +21.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £353 £333
% change year-on-year
+9.14% +6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 33 67
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -43.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.10 £40.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -34.57%

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 February 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 February 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
Cambridgeshire -8 9 £303 +10.00% 1
Hertfordshire +7 6 £313 - 9
Bedfordshire -3 5 £450 - 5
Essex +4 3 £248 -47.89% 4
Suffolk 0 3 £210 +5.00%
Norfolk -2 3 £301 +167.77%
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (79.59%) Windows
3 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
4 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
5 22 (44.90%) MS Exchange
6 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (32.65%) VMware
8 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (30.61%) MCITP
9 15 (30.61%) ITIL
10 13 (26.53%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (22.45%) Citrix
11 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (20.41%) Cisco
13 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
13 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
13 9 (18.37%) MCP
13 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
13 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (16.33%) XenApp
14 8 (16.33%) Migration
14 8 (16.33%) DHCP
14 8 (16.33%) DNS
15 7 (14.29%) HP
15 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 7 (14.29%) CRM
15 7 (14.29%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 22 (44.90%) MS Exchange
2 13 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (18.37%) SharePoint
3 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.12%) IIS
7 1 (2.04%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) DHCP
2 8 (16.33%) DNS
3 7 (14.29%) Firewall
4 5 (10.20%) LAN
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) VPN
5 3 (6.12%) SAN
5 3 (6.12%) Internet
6 2 (4.08%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) Broadband
7 1 (2.04%) VoIP
7 1 (2.04%) MPLS
7 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) DB2
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
1 9 (18.37%) Desktop Engineer
2 8 (16.33%) Consultant
3 7 (14.29%) Desktop Support
4 5 (10.20%) SharePoint Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Server Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Support
7 2 (4.08%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (4.08%) Project Consultant
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) .NET
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Clustering
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.12%) iPhone
3 3 (6.12%) iPad
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.04%) Open Source
4 1 (2.04%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (26.53%) Linux
6 9 (18.37%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
9 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
10 2 (4.08%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.04%) CentOS
11 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.04%) AIX
11 1 (2.04%) Solaris
11 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) Migration
3 7 (14.29%) CRM
4 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
4 5 (10.20%) Workflow
5 3 (6.12%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.12%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.12%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) CAD
5 3 (6.12%) Project Management
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.12%) Time Management
6 2 (4.08%) High Availability
6 2 (4.08%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (30.61%) MCITP
3 11 (22.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (18.37%) MCP
5 6 (12.24%) CCNA
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (10.20%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (10.20%) MCDST
6 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
7 4 (8.16%) Degree
8 3 (6.12%) PMP
8 3 (6.12%) PMI Certification
8 3 (6.12%) MCSD
9 2 (4.08%) MCTS
10 1 (2.04%) VCP4
10 1 (2.04%) NCDA
10 1 (2.04%) NCIE
10 1 (2.04%) VCAP
10 1 (2.04%) HNC
10 1 (2.04%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 32 (65.31%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (16.33%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) vSphere
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (6.12%) Terminal Server
6 3 (6.12%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
8 1 (2.04%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) WMI
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 16 (32.65%) VMware
3 11 (22.45%) Citrix
4 10 (20.41%) Cisco
5 7 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (12.24%) Sophos
7 5 (10.20%) Red Hat
8 3 (6.12%) Mapinfo
8 3 (6.12%) Remedy
8 3 (6.12%) McAfee
8 3 (6.12%) Wyse
8 3 (6.12%) NetApp
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
8 3 (6.12%) Adobe
8 3 (6.12%) Google
8 3 (6.12%) Panasonic
8 3 (6.12%) MobileIron
9 2 (4.08%) Oracle
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) EMC
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