The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 41 34 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing MCSE 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.83% 0.39% 0.28%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.77% 4.00% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £365 £275
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +32.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.91 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.46 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.16% +2.77%
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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 East Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
52 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 14.36% 9.80% 11.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 10 20
Average daily rate £374 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £284 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Average hourly rate £15.73 £19.17 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% -16.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Juniper
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) MCP
7 3 (27.27%) MCSA
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (18.18%) VLAN
8 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
8 2 (18.18%) NAS
8 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
8 2 (18.18%) vSphere
8 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (18.18%) vCloud
8 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) SAS
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
2 2 (18.18%) NAS
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Release Management
3 1 (9.09%) Database Security
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
2 3 (27.27%) MCSA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (9.09%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
2 2 (18.18%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Avaya
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco