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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE) formerly Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer
Rank 44 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing MCSE 4 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.86% 5.33% 2.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.35% 25.77% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 7
Average daily rate £300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
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
63 97 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 13.58% 20.68% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 67 56
Average daily rate £408 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £446 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 2
Average hourly rate £33.00 £20.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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
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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -10 1 - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) MCP
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) DNS
5 4 (44.44%) IIS
5 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 4 (44.44%) MCSA
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 4 (44.44%) Office 365
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) UAG
6 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) PKI
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) IaaS
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 3 (33.33%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Billing
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) PKI
3 2 (22.22%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (11.11%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Windows NT
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (55.56%) MCP
3 4 (44.44%) MCSA
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCITP
5 1 (11.11%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) UAG
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
3 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Kaseya
5 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos