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 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 15 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.25% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£390 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.07 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -18.71%
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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 Portsmouth region.

Qualifications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
26 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 29.21% 22.88% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 14
Average daily rate £327 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.80% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £202 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 2
Average hourly rate £47.83 £45.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.28% +168.65%
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 Portsmouth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Portsmouth region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) MCDST
3 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Field Service Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Virtualisation Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCDST
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Veeam