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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 71 82 86
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing MCSE 30 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.27% 0.97% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.17% 3.42% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Median daily rate £425 £310 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.09% +31.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £298 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £312 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.30 £14.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.80 £29.00 £19.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +36.82%
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
367 380 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 27.76% 28.21% 21.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 199 177
Median daily rate £463 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 15
Median hourly rate £21.50 £36.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.68% +81.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £5.50 £14.50 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.44 £49.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 5 May 2016.

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 5 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Redhill - 7 £350 -
Woking - 7 - - 2
Staines 0 4 £550 -
Egham - 3 - -
Camberley - 2 £425 -
Walton-on-Thames 0 1 - -
Guildford -2 1 £540 +74.19% 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 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 Surrey region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (78.00%) Windows
3 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
4 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (44.00%) WSUS
8 21 (42.00%) VMware
8 21 (42.00%) MCSA
9 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
9 20 (40.00%) MS Office
9 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
11 18 (36.00%) MCP
11 18 (36.00%) Intel Security
11 18 (36.00%) NetBackup
11 18 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
12 15 (30.00%) HP
13 14 (28.00%) Backup Exec
13 14 (28.00%) vSphere
13 14 (28.00%) SCCM
14 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
14 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
15 12 (24.00%) DHCP
15 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
15 12 (24.00%) DNS
16 11 (22.00%) LAN
17 10 (20.00%) Data Centre

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 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 4 (8.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 20 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.00%) Office 365
2 6 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.00%) IaaS
4 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) DHCP
1 12 (24.00%) DNS
1 12 (24.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (22.00%) LAN
3 8 (16.00%) Firewall
3 8 (16.00%) WAN
4 6 (12.00%) VPN
5 4 (8.00%) SAN
6 1 (2.00%) Extranet
6 1 (2.00%) Internet
6 1 (2.00%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.00%) SMTP
6 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.00%) VoIP
6 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Ant
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.00%) Hudson
1 5 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (10.00%) JIRA
1 5 (10.00%) Maven
1 5 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Back Office
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 12 (24.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Desktop Support
2 12 (24.00%) Support Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) Wintel Support
4 10 (20.00%) Server Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Server Support
5 8 (16.00%) Server Support Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 8 (16.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 7 (14.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Support
8 4 (8.00%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) ELK Stack
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (16.00%) Driving Licence
4 5 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (6.00%) Clustering
5 3 (6.00%) Contactless
6 1 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 39 (78.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (46.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (26.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) VMS
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (8.00%) Linux
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) DevOps
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.00%) Change Control
3 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (10.00%) Service Management
3 5 (10.00%) Software Deployment
3 5 (10.00%) Use Case
4 4 (8.00%) Logistics
4 4 (8.00%) Open Source
4 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Web Development
5 3 (6.00%) CRM
5 3 (6.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (16.00%) VB
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 5 (10.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) Ruby
5 3 (6.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (42.00%) MCSA
3 18 (36.00%) MCP
4 8 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (14.00%) CCNA
5 7 (14.00%) MCDST
6 5 (10.00%) DBS Check
7 4 (8.00%) A+ Certification
7 4 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (4.00%) CCA
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (4.00%) MCITP
9 1 (2.00%) CCNP
9 1 (2.00%) MCTS
9 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (74.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (28.00%) vSphere
4 8 (16.00%) XenApp
5 5 (10.00%) Docker
5 5 (10.00%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (44.00%) WSUS
2 18 (36.00%) McAfee ePO
2 18 (36.00%) NetBackup
3 14 (28.00%) Backup Exec
3 14 (28.00%) SCCM
4 9 (18.00%) Puppet
5 6 (12.00%) SCOM
6 5 (10.00%) Ansible
6 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (10.00%) Sysprep
7 4 (8.00%) Cacti
7 4 (8.00%) Nagios
7 4 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (6.00%) BladeLogic
9 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (42.00%) VMware
3 18 (36.00%) Intel Security
4 15 (30.00%) HP
5 9 (18.00%) Citrix
6 5 (10.00%) Dell
6 5 (10.00%) Splunk
7 4 (8.00%) CommVault
7 4 (8.00%) Rackspace
7 4 (8.00%) Remedy
7 4 (8.00%) Symantec
8 2 (4.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) Aruba
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.00%) Wyse