The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the East Sussex region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 35 36 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing MCSE 8 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.43% 1.35% 0.85%
As % of the Qualifications category 18.60% 11.76% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£110 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £286
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.36 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.54 £21.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-21.26% +25.37%
Qualifications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.07% 11.45% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 14
Average daily rate £268 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.57% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £240 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 3
Average hourly rate £15.44 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.55% +12.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
MCSE
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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
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Brighton +4 6 £110 -66.17%
Crowborough - - - -
Lewes - - - -
Uckfield - - - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 4 (40.00%) MCP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (30.00%) MCSA
6 3 (30.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) vSphere
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
7 2 (20.00%) SCCM
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (20.00%) Juniper
7 2 (20.00%) McAfee
7 2 (20.00%) EMC

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) LAN
1 3 (30.00%) WAN
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Release Management
2 1 (10.00%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) MCP
3 3 (30.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) MCPD
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) MCDBA
5 1 (10.00%) MCSD
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
2 2 (20.00%) EMC
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Juniper
2 2 (20.00%) McAfee