The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 23 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing MCSE 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 0.85% 0.98% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.13% 3.45% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £290 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £269
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +36.82%
MCSE
Hampshire

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

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
47 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 39.83% 28.43% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 14
Median daily rate £425 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £145 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 9
Median hourly rate £47.83 £39.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.00 £16.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MCSE
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Ticket Management
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) IT Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 1 (100.00%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft