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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 74 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing MCSE 23 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.94% 0.50% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.41% 1.97% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Average daily rate £330 £138 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+140.00% -60.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £120 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £280 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £323 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.80 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.00 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.93%
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 Surrey region.

Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
359 356 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.30% 25.46% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 162 144
Average daily rate £450 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 15 17
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.25 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.76% +31.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £18.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £47.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

MCSE Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Redhill - 6 - -
Leatherhead -13 5 £345 -
Egham - 2 - - 1
Staines - 2 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 24 (72.73%) Windows
3 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 20 (60.61%) WSUS
6 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
7 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (42.42%) MCSA
9 13 (39.39%) MCP
9 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (36.36%) NetBackup
10 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (36.36%) Intel Security
10 12 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
11 11 (33.33%) Puppet
11 11 (33.33%) DevOps
11 11 (33.33%) VMware
11 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 10 (30.30%) Firewall
12 10 (30.30%) Backup Exec
12 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
13 9 (27.27%) HP
13 9 (27.27%) DHCP
13 9 (27.27%) VPN
13 9 (27.27%) DNS
13 9 (27.27%) SCCM
13 9 (27.27%) SCOM
13 9 (27.27%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (30.30%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) OpenStack
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (48.48%) MS Excel
2 8 (24.24%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (21.21%) Azure Active Directory
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) IaaS
3 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) Firewall
2 9 (27.27%) DHCP
2 9 (27.27%) DNS
2 9 (27.27%) VPN
3 5 (15.15%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) WAN
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
6 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) Extranet
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) SMTP
7 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Ant
1 7 (21.21%) Git (software)
1 7 (21.21%) Hudson
1 7 (21.21%) Jenkins
1 7 (21.21%) JIRA
1 7 (21.21%) Maven
1 7 (21.21%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (24.24%) Wintel Support
4 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Server Support
4 6 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Wintel Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 6 (18.18%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Field Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Field Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Network Field Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Network Support
5 5 (15.15%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) ELK Stack
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
1 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (18.18%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Contactless
3 2 (6.06%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
1 24 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (39.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (27.27%) Windows 7
6 7 (21.21%) VMS
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
7 6 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
2 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (21.21%) Service Management
2 7 (21.21%) Software Deployment
3 6 (18.18%) Use Case
4 5 (15.15%) Change Control
5 4 (12.12%) Open Source
5 4 (12.12%) Web Development
6 3 (9.09%) Logistics
7 2 (6.06%) CRM
7 2 (6.06%) Migration
7 2 (6.06%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.03%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Python
3 7 (21.21%) Ruby
4 4 (12.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (42.42%) MCSA
3 13 (39.39%) MCP
4 7 (21.21%) DBS Check
5 5 (15.15%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.09%) MCITP
7 2 (6.06%) A+ Certification
7 2 (6.06%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (3.03%) CCA
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 7 (21.21%) Docker
4 7 (21.21%) ISA Server
5 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 20 (60.61%) WSUS
2 12 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
2 12 (36.36%) NetBackup
3 11 (33.33%) Puppet
4 10 (30.30%) Backup Exec
5 9 (27.27%) SCCM
5 9 (27.27%) SCOM
6 7 (21.21%) Ansible
6 7 (21.21%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (21.21%) Sysprep
7 4 (12.12%) Cacti
7 4 (12.12%) Nagios
7 4 (12.12%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Intel Security
3 11 (33.33%) VMware
4 9 (27.27%) HP
5 8 (24.24%) Dell
6 7 (21.21%) Splunk
7 6 (18.18%) Symantec
8 4 (12.12%) CommVault
8 4 (12.12%) Rackspace
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco
10 2 (6.06%) Remedy
11 1 (3.03%) Aruba
11 1 (3.03%) Citrix
11 1 (3.03%) NetApp
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