The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 104 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Contract jobs citing MCSE 12 35 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.65% 1.57% 2.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.76% 3.67% 5.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 28 25
Median daily rate £288 £363 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £360 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £345 £324
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £37.96 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +140.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £21.28 £18.97
% change year-on-year
-0.11% +12.18%
MCSE
South East

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

Qualifications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
681 953 804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 36.87% 42.68% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 551 424
Median daily rate £400 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +8.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 36 30
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.96 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.32% +40.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +19.37%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
Portsmouth -6 4 £245 - 1
Hook - 3 £325 -
Southampton -7 2 £475 +31.03% 1
Basingstoke - 2 £260 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (80.95%) Windows
3 15 (71.43%) VMware
4 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 10 (47.62%) ITIL
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
6 9 (42.86%) Cisco
7 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (28.57%) vSphere
9 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
10 5 (23.81%) Citrix
10 5 (23.81%) Service Management
11 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
11 4 (19.05%) CCNA
11 4 (19.05%) Linux
11 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (19.05%) Military
11 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
12 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.76%) IPv4
3 1 (4.76%) IPv6
3 1 (4.76%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InstallShield
1 2 (9.52%) MSI
1 2 (9.52%) TestDirector
2 1 (4.76%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (19.05%) Military
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Database Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Network Support
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
3 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (9.52%) Solaris
8 2 (9.52%) Unix
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.76%) AIX
9 1 (4.76%) Android
9 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 1 (4.76%) CentOS
9 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) ITIL
2 5 (23.81%) Service Management
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL V3
3 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) System Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.76%) Smoke Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
3 6 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (19.05%) CCNA
4 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (14.29%) CCA
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (9.52%) CCIE
6 2 (9.52%) Degree
6 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (9.52%) MCITP
6 2 (9.52%) MCP
6 2 (9.52%) MCSA
6 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.76%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (4.76%) MCSD
7 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (28.57%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (9.52%) Backup Exec
2 2 (9.52%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) AirWatch
3 1 (4.76%) Netcool
3 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (42.86%) Cisco
4 5 (23.81%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 3 (14.29%) Intel Security
5 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (14.29%) Remedy
6 2 (9.52%) Lumension
6 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (9.52%) Symantec
7 1 (4.76%) Apple
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (4.76%) F5
7 1 (4.76%) LANDesk
7 1 (4.76%) Meraki
7 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.76%) Veeam
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