The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 21 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.29% - 1.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.84% - 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£303 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £269 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.62% -10.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £15.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+36.82% -14.86%
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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 Guildford region.

Qualifications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
51 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 29.14% 18.52% 30.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 12 38
Average daily rate £310 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £259 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £165.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.21% +374.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (20.00%) CCDA
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) VoIP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
3 2 (40.00%) CCNA
4 1 (20.00%) CCDA
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint