The table below looks at the statistics for MCSE in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MCSE over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 50 17 45
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +28
Contract jobs citing MCSE 6 34 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.21% 9.26% 0.25%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.96% 34.34% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 22 0
Average daily rate
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£170 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.07 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -18.71%
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 West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
121 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 24.49% 26.98% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 57 51
Average daily rate £350 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -33.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.05 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.10 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MCSE across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

MCSE Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MCSE
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSE Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MCSE
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MCSE across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MCSE Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MCSE
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MCSE Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

MCSE
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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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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
Worthing - 3 £120 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £350 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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%) Microsoft
3 17 (73.91%) ITIL
3 17 (73.91%) Windows
4 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
4 10 (43.48%) Internet
5 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (34.78%) SCCM
6 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
6 8 (34.78%) MCP
6 8 (34.78%) VMware
7 7 (30.43%) HP
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
8 6 (26.09%) DHCP
8 6 (26.09%) DNS
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
8 6 (26.09%) MCITP
8 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
8 6 (26.09%) Intranet
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
9 5 (21.74%) SAS
9 5 (21.74%) SAN
9 5 (21.74%) MCDST
9 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
9 5 (21.74%) Windows 7

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) SAS
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (17.39%) IIS
4 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
5 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
1 4 (17.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (43.48%) Internet
2 6 (26.09%) DHCP
2 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) Intranet
3 5 (21.74%) SAN
4 4 (17.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Server Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.35%) Field Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Server Support
5 1 (4.35%) Programmer
5 1 (4.35%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (17.39%) Private Cloud
2 4 (17.39%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) PKI
3 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) EPoS
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (17.39%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.35%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Problem Management
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL V3
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (17.39%) Time Management
4 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
4 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Change Control
6 1 (4.35%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.35%) Server Patching
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) MCP
3 6 (26.09%) MCITP
3 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) MCDST
5 4 (17.39%) MCSA
6 2 (8.70%) MCDBA
6 2 (8.70%) MCSD
6 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.35%) MCPD
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) UAG
5 1 (4.35%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.35%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (95.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (34.78%) VMware
3 7 (30.43%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
5 4 (17.39%) McAfee
5 4 (17.39%) Sophos
5 4 (17.39%) Dell
5 4 (17.39%) Panasonic
6 3 (13.04%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds