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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 64 49 17
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -32
Contract jobs citing MCSE 2 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% 1.20% 9.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.44% 5.13% 36.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 22
Median daily rate £442 £170 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+159.70% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £120 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £311 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.15 £16.54
% change year-on-year
+0.87% +27.88%
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
139 117 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 20.35% 23.35% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 64 52
Median daily rate £415 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £120 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 7
Median hourly rate £37.50 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.27% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £21.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+31.11% +25.00%

MCSE
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing MCSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Crawley - 1 £433 -
Gatwick - 1 £450 -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) MCSA
2 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 5 (45.45%) IaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) MCP
5 5 (45.45%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) VBScript
6 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (27.27%) 3PAR

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (18.18%) PaaS
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) SAN
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
2 3 (27.27%) Firewall
2 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) AdminStudio
1 2 (18.18%) InstallShield
1 2 (18.18%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Applications Packager
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Security Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (27.27%) Problem Management
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
2 2 (18.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCSA
3 5 (45.45%) MCP
4 3 (27.27%) CCNP
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) MCDST
5 2 (18.18%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
4 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
6 1 (9.09%) Intel Security