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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 76 85 91
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 46 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.16% 1.47% 0.97%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.53% 3.70% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 14
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£363 £225 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% -52.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £17.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.07 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -18.71%
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
832 810 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 39.10% 39.63% 33.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 404 339
Average daily rate £375 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 21 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £38.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.78% +90.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £14.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £62.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Southampton +23 29 £363 -
Hook -1 3 £280 -30.00%
Basingstoke - 3 £413 -
Portsmouth - 2 £390 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (80.60%) Microsoft
3 53 (79.10%) Windows
4 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
4 37 (55.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (43.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (41.79%) ITIL
8 26 (38.81%) Intel
9 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
9 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2013
10 19 (28.36%) VMware
11 15 (22.39%) MCP
11 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
12 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.90%) SCOM
13 13 (19.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
13 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
13 13 (19.40%) SCCM
14 12 (17.91%) vSphere
15 10 (14.93%) VBScript
16 9 (13.43%) SQL
16 9 (13.43%) Blackberry
16 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
16 9 (13.43%) Citrix
16 9 (13.43%) VCP4
16 9 (13.43%) XenApp
16 9 (13.43%) vMotion
17 8 (11.94%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 37 (55.22%) MS Exchange
2 29 (43.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.94%) Lync
5 5 (7.46%) IIS
5 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.48%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.99%) MS Project Server
7 2 (2.99%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.49%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) SAN
2 7 (10.45%) FCoE
2 7 (10.45%) Fibre Channel
2 7 (10.45%) NetScaler
3 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 4 (5.97%) Unified Communications
4 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.99%) X.400
6 1 (1.49%) X.500
6 1 (1.49%) VPN
6 1 (1.49%) DMZ
6 1 (1.49%) Intranet
6 1 (1.49%) Internet
6 1 (1.49%) Extranet
6 1 (1.49%) LAN
6 1 (1.49%) WAN
6 1 (1.49%) SMTP
6 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) WinRunner
1 2 (2.99%) TestDirector
1 2 (2.99%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.49%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.49%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Architect
1 23 (34.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (13.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Messaging Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Server Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) Developer
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (2.99%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Communications Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) Security Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) IT Architect
7 1 (1.49%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) HTML
1 1 (1.49%) .NET
1 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.49%) JSP
1 1 (1.49%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Blackberry
2 7 (10.45%) Clustering
2 7 (10.45%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (7.46%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.99%) Life Science
5 2 (2.99%) PDA
6 1 (1.49%) Replication
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 53 (79.10%) Windows
2 37 (55.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (50.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (11.94%) Windows 7
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.48%) Linux
6 3 (4.48%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.99%) AIX
7 2 (2.99%) UNIX
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.79%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
3 6 (8.96%) Change Management
4 4 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (4.48%) Validation
5 3 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
6 2 (2.99%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.99%) Software Testing
6 2 (2.99%) Operations Management
6 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.99%) Mentoring
6 2 (2.99%) Test Automation
6 2 (2.99%) PRINCE
7 1 (1.49%) Digital Forensics
7 1 (1.49%) Functional Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Analytics
7 1 (1.49%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (1.49%) Patch Management
7 1 (1.49%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.40%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.93%) VBScript
3 9 (13.43%) SQL
4 2 (2.99%) C
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 67 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (22.39%) MCP
2 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) SC Cleared
3 13 (19.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (13.43%) VCP4
5 6 (8.96%) Degree
6 5 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (7.46%) CCNA
7 4 (5.97%) CCNP
8 3 (4.48%) MCSA
8 3 (4.48%) MCITP
8 3 (4.48%) ISTQB
9 2 (2.99%) MCSD
9 2 (2.99%) MCTS
9 2 (2.99%) PMP
9 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
10 1 (1.49%) GCIH
10 1 (1.49%) CEH
10 1 (1.49%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (17.91%) vSphere
4 9 (13.43%) XenApp
5 3 (4.48%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.48%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.49%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) SCOM
2 13 (19.40%) SCCM
3 9 (13.43%) vMotion
4 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (2.99%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.99%) WSUS
6 1 (1.49%) Netcool
6 1 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 54 (80.60%) Microsoft
2 26 (38.81%) Intel
3 19 (28.36%) VMware
4 9 (13.43%) Citrix
5 7 (10.45%) HP
5 7 (10.45%) 3PAR
6 4 (5.97%) Cisco
7 3 (4.48%) McAfee
8 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.99%) Veritas
8 2 (2.99%) CommVault
9 1 (1.49%) Novell
9 1 (1.49%) Lotus
9 1 (1.49%) Borland
9 1 (1.49%) Symantec
9 1 (1.49%) ICL
9 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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