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 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 75 46 26
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Contract jobs citing MCSE 9 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.20% 2.93% 4.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.52% 13.82% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 9
Median daily rate £375 £290 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £415 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +112.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +39.03%
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
138 123 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.42% 21.21% 28.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 93 67
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £43.70 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.60% +164.84%
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 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
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 3 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MCSE within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 3 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
Crawley - 5 £400 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 3 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for MCSE.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) MCSA
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
4 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
5 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
5 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
5 9 (69.23%) ITIL
6 8 (61.54%) MCP
6 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
6 8 (61.54%) SCCM
6 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (61.54%) Office 365
7 7 (53.85%) IaaS
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (53.85%) DNS
7 7 (53.85%) IIS
7 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
8 6 (46.15%) DHCP
8 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
8 6 (46.15%) Linux
8 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
8 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
8 6 (46.15%) Internet
8 6 (46.15%) PKI
8 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 7 (53.85%) IIS
1 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (46.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) Office 365
2 7 (53.85%) IaaS
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) PaaS
5 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
2 6 (46.15%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
4 3 (23.08%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 1 (7.69%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) AdminStudio
1 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 2 (15.38%) Billing
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Applications Packager
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Centre
1 6 (46.15%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
4 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL V3
2 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (38.46%) Problem Management
4 4 (30.77%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Presales
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Information Security
6 1 (7.69%) Logistics
6 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) VBScript
2 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (84.62%) MCSA
3 8 (61.54%) MCP
4 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (15.38%) MCDST
5 2 (15.38%) MCSD
6 1 (7.69%) CCNP
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (23.08%) UAG
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.69%) vCloud
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco
6 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
6 1 (7.69%) Juniper
6 1 (7.69%) SAP