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 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 114 115 101
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Contract jobs citing MCSE 14 22 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.78% 1.40%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.20% 4.17% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 23
Median daily rate £182 £250 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.20% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £263
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +36.82%
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
438 527 474
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.51% 18.65% 16.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 260 247
Median daily rate £380 £356 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £250 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 59 39
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £41.00
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 the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £162 -47.10% 4
Norfolk +1 5 £107 -57.20%
Suffolk 0 1 £190 -24.00% 1
Hertfordshire -2 1 £438 +34.61% 4
Essex -3 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £350 - 1
MCSE
England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (87.88%) Windows
3 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
4 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 19 (57.58%) ITIL
5 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
6 12 (36.36%) MS Office
7 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 10 (30.30%) VMware
8 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
9 9 (27.27%) MCSA
10 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.18%) Unix
12 6 (18.18%) MCP
12 6 (18.18%) Cisco
12 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
13 5 (15.15%) VoIP
13 5 (15.15%) WAN
13 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.15%) Linux
13 5 (15.15%) NetApp
13 5 (15.15%) Apple
13 5 (15.15%) SCCM

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (36.36%) MS Office
2 11 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) VoIP
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 3 (9.09%) SAN
3 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
3 2 (6.06%) NAS
4 1 (3.03%) DHCP
4 1 (3.03%) Internet
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Wireless
4 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
General
1 4 (12.12%) Local Government
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (30.30%) Desktop Support
2 9 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
2 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Implementation Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.06%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Classic ASP
1 1 (3.03%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.06%) NHS
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (87.88%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Windows 7
3 9 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (18.18%) Unix
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.03%) Android
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.12%) Data Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL V3
2 4 (12.12%) ITSM
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
2 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
2 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.03%) Project Management
4 1 (3.03%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (27.27%) MCSA
5 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
6 6 (18.18%) MCP
7 4 (12.12%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (12.12%) VCP5
7 4 (12.12%) VCP6
7 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (9.09%) CCNA
8 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (6.06%) Degree
9 2 (6.06%) MCITP
10 1 (3.03%) CEH
10 1 (3.03%) CISM
10 1 (3.03%) CISSP
10 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (3.03%) RHCE
10 1 (3.03%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (78.79%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) XenApp
4 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Nessus
4 1 (3.03%) QRadar
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) Apple
4 5 (15.15%) NetApp
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
5 4 (12.12%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Altiris
7 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.03%) Avaya
7 1 (3.03%) CommVault
7 1 (3.03%) Intel Security
7 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.03%) Sage
7 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.03%) Toshiba
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam
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