The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 37 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.19% - 2.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 13.33% - 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £305
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £311 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.84% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.63% +17.14%

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

Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
45 77 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 16.42% 21.69% 16.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 56 22
Median daily rate £350 £383 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% -14.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Median hourly rate £28.65 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.14% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.73 £41.90 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.26% +86.22%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MCSE
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Nessus
2 12 (92.31%) MCITP
2 12 (92.31%) LANDesk
2 12 (92.31%) SolarWinds
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 5 (38.46%) Server Patching
4 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) IPv4
4 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 1 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (7.69%) Social Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) Logistics

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) IPv4
1 1 (7.69%) VLAN
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 12 (92.31%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Systems Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Engineer
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Attack
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2003
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Server Patching
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Social Engineering
2 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) MCSA
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) MCITP
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) LANDesk
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) SolarWinds
1 12 (92.31%) VMware