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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 71 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing MCSE 19 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.39% 1.83% 0.53%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.45% 9.06% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 2
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£350 £331 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +69.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £276 £141
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £22.50 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £22.50 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.63 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-12.15% +39.54%
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
255 265 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.63% 20.21% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 186 110
Average daily rate £400 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £494 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 17
Average hourly rate £45.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -28.00%

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
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 1 October 2014.

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
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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014. 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
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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
Horley - 2 - -
Guildford -9 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £135 -
Chertsey - - - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 29 (90.63%) Windows
3 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
7 11 (34.38%) MCSA
7 11 (34.38%) MS Office
8 10 (31.25%) ISA Server
9 9 (28.13%) MCP
10 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 8 (25.00%) MCITP
11 7 (21.88%) SCCM
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (21.88%) Firewall
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) Citrix
12 6 (18.75%) Cisco
12 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
12 6 (18.75%) MCDST
13 5 (15.63%) SCOM
13 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
13 5 (15.63%) Forefront TMG
13 5 (15.63%) UAG
13 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (15.63%) SAN
13 5 (15.63%) DNS
13 5 (15.63%) SQL

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (34.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) Firewall
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) DNS
3 4 (12.50%) VPN
4 3 (9.38%) Wireless
4 3 (9.38%) DHCP
5 2 (6.25%) VoIP
6 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) Intranet
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) WAN
6 1 (3.13%) LAN
6 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Architect
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Server Support
2 6 (18.75%) Server Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Server Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Technical Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Wintel Support
4 3 (9.38%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) IT Operations Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) WAP
2 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.13%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) CMDB
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) AS400
3 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Android
6 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) People Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.13%) BCP
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 32 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (34.38%) MCSA
3 9 (28.13%) MCP
4 8 (25.00%) MCITP
5 6 (18.75%) MCDST
6 4 (12.50%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) A+ Certification
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.25%) CCNP
8 2 (6.25%) CCNA
8 2 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (3.13%) MCTS
9 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) ISA Server
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) Forefront TMG
4 5 (15.63%) UAG
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 2 (6.25%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 5 (15.63%) SCOM
3 4 (12.50%) WSUS
4 3 (9.38%) Backup Exec
4 3 (9.38%) Sysprep
5 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Apple
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) Sybase
8 1 (3.13%) NetApp
Surrey
DP Connect
Rate: £45 - £50 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £45 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Surrey
CPS Group
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago