The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 69 74 80
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 1.45% 0.65%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.61% 4.84% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 3
Median daily rate £438 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.57% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £328 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £420 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.01% -2.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 6
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.88 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.85%

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

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
166 351 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.89% 30.03% 26.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 247 176
Median daily rate £413 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 18
Median hourly rate £38.00 £50.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £20.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.79 £61.05 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 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
Staines +5 4 - - 1
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (91.43%) Windows
3 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
4 26 (74.29%) CCIE
4 26 (74.29%) MPLS
5 24 (68.57%) Cisco
5 24 (68.57%) Dynamics NAV
6 20 (57.14%) VMware
7 13 (37.14%) Retail
7 13 (37.14%) Network Design
8 12 (34.29%) Network Security
9 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
10 7 (20.00%) CCNP
10 7 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.29%) ITIL
13 4 (11.43%) SQL
13 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
13 4 (11.43%) Office 365
13 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (8.57%) Skype
14 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
14 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
14 3 (8.57%) NAS
14 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
14 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
14 3 (8.57%) MS Office
14 3 (8.57%) SAN
14 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (68.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) IaaS
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) MPLS
2 12 (34.29%) Network Security
3 3 (8.57%) NAS
3 3 (8.57%) SAN
3 3 (8.57%) Skype
4 2 (5.71%) VoIP
5 1 (2.86%) LAN
5 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (37.14%) Retail
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Architect
1 26 (74.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 20 (57.14%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
4 18 (51.43%) Cisco Architect
5 15 (42.86%) Network Security Architect
5 15 (42.86%) Security Architect
6 13 (37.14%) Cisco Network Architect
7 9 (25.71%) Cisco Security Architect
8 7 (20.00%) Network Architect
9 6 (17.14%) Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) Network Security Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) Security Consultant
9 6 (17.14%) VMware Architect
9 6 (17.14%) Windows Consultant
10 3 (8.57%) Office 365 Engineer
11 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.86%) CSS
1 1 (2.86%) CSS3
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS
4 2 (5.71%) Mac OS X
4 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Network Design
2 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) Asset Management
4 2 (5.71%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Server Building
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.86%) BCP
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) Perl
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (77.14%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (74.29%) CCIE
4 7 (20.00%) CCNP
5 2 (5.71%) MCP
5 2 (5.71%) MCSA
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Firmware
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) SCCM
1 2 (5.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Cisco
2 20 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) Apple
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) CommVault
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) NetApp