The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 71 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Contract jobs citing MCSE 13 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.03% 2.07% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.47% 10.12% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 21 4
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +103.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £17.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 - £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.30 - £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +21.73%
Qualifications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
201 257 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.85% 20.49% 20.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 159 141
Average daily rate £388 £375 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +16.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £54.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
MCSE
South East

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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
Woking - 2 £300 -
Staines -5 1 - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Reigate - - - - 2
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (95.65%) Windows
3 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
4 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
5 10 (43.48%) MCP
5 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
6 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
7 8 (34.78%) MS Exchange
7 8 (34.78%) MS Office
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 6 (26.09%) MCITP
9 6 (26.09%) MCSA
9 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix
10 5 (21.74%) Cisco
10 5 (21.74%) DNS
10 5 (21.74%) ITIL
10 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (21.74%) ISA Server
10 5 (21.74%) MCDST
11 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
11 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (17.39%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) DHCP
11 4 (17.39%) VPN
12 3 (13.04%) WAP
12 3 (13.04%) SLA
12 3 (13.04%) CCNP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (34.78%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (34.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) DNS
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) VPN
4 3 (13.04%) Wireless
4 3 (13.04%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
5 1 (4.35%) TACACS
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MSI
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Support Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (13.04%) Operations Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Operations Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Server Support
6 1 (4.35%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) WAP
2 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Blackberry
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) CESG
2 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
2 1 (4.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (95.65%) Windows
2 10 (43.48%) Windows 7
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (26.09%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Management
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Distribution
3 1 (4.35%) Protective Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) BCP
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (43.48%) MCP
3 6 (26.09%) MCSA
3 6 (26.09%) MCITP
4 5 (21.74%) MCDST
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (13.04%) Degree
5 3 (13.04%) CCNP
5 3 (13.04%) CCNA
6 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) CISSP
7 1 (4.35%) A+ Certification
7 1 (4.35%) CCSA
7 1 (4.35%) GSEC
7 1 (4.35%) CCSE
7 1 (4.35%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) ISA Server
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
4 2 (8.70%) vSphere
4 2 (8.70%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (8.70%) UAG
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) Sysprep
2 3 (13.04%) WSUS
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
4 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 17 (73.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) NetApp
6 2 (8.70%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
7 1 (4.35%) Sophos
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
7 1 (4.35%) CommVault
7 1 (4.35%) Brocade
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