The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 53 49 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.26% 0.60% 0.66%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.99% 3.57% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £248 £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £306 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.12% -5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £150.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +20.00%

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

Qualifications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
101 84 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.37% 16.83% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 41 55
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £850 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 8
Median hourly rate £31.25 £46.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.06% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £32.00 £25.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.95 £150.00 £50.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Essex region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Witham - 1 - -
MCSE
East of England

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Essex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) MCP
5 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) CCA
5 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 5 (50.00%) LAN
7 4 (40.00%) NDS
7 4 (40.00%) Novell
7 4 (40.00%) NHS
7 4 (40.00%) Internet
7 4 (40.00%) Migration
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (30.00%) Finance
8 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
8 3 (30.00%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
8 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (30.00%) WLAN
8 3 (30.00%) MS Office
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (20.00%) Windows

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
1 3 (30.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
3 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Migration Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Coaching
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) System Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (70.00%) CCNA
3 7 (70.00%) MCP
4 6 (60.00%) CCA
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) NDS
3 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Novell
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds