The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Sussex 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 17 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -4
Contract jobs citing MCSE 34 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 9.26% 0.25% 1.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 34.34% 1.23% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 0 3
Average daily rate
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£220 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 £295
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.07 £21.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-18.71% +21.73%
Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
99 81 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.98% 20.51% 14.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 50 43
Average daily rate £250 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 10
Average hourly rate £15.50 £23.21 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.21% -33.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.05 £21.50 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £40.00 £35.90
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 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 29 July 2014.

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 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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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 - 13 £325 - 2
Gatwick +3 5 £280 -
Littlehampton - 3 - -
Horsham - 1 £203 -
Worthing - - - -
MCSE
South East

MCSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (77.55%) ITIL
3 37 (75.51%) Windows
4 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
5 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
6 25 (51.02%) MCP
7 23 (46.94%) SCCM
8 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 20 (40.82%) Linux
10 19 (38.78%) IIS
11 17 (34.69%) Firewall
12 16 (32.65%) MS Office
12 16 (32.65%) MCSA
12 16 (32.65%) Internet
12 16 (32.65%) CCNA
12 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
14 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
15 13 (26.53%) VMware
15 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (24.49%) Wireless
16 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (24.49%) DHCP
16 12 (24.49%) DNS
17 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
17 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
17 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
17 11 (22.45%) SAN
18 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
18 10 (20.41%) CISSP

MCSE
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 19 (38.78%) IIS
2 15 (30.61%) MS Exchange
3 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (22.45%) SharePoint
5 9 (18.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (14.29%) SAS
7 3 (6.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (32.65%) MS Office
2 10 (20.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (20.41%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (18.37%) Office 365
2 9 (18.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (34.69%) Firewall
2 16 (32.65%) Internet
3 12 (24.49%) DNS
3 12 (24.49%) DHCP
3 12 (24.49%) Wireless
4 11 (22.45%) SAN
4 11 (22.45%) TCP/IP
5 9 (18.37%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (14.29%) WAN
6 7 (14.29%) Intranet
7 6 (12.24%) MPLS
7 6 (12.24%) VPN
8 4 (8.16%) ADSL
8 4 (8.16%) LAN
8 4 (8.16%) IP Telephony
8 4 (8.16%) Network Security
9 2 (4.08%) PBX
9 2 (4.08%) VoIP
9 2 (4.08%) LDAP
9 2 (4.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (28.57%) Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Security Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) IT Security Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
5 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Designer
7 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Designer
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Support Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Support Specialist
8 2 (4.08%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) PKI
2 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.16%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Clustering
4 3 (6.12%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 37 (75.51%) Windows
2 21 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (40.82%) Linux
4 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (14.29%) Windows XP
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (77.55%) ITIL
2 14 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
4 10 (20.41%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (20.41%) Vulnerability Management
5 7 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 6 (12.24%) Change Control
6 6 (12.24%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) Service Management
7 5 (10.20%) Information Security
8 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.12%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.12%) ITSM
8 3 (6.12%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (4.08%) Network Management
9 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
10 1 (2.04%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (51.02%) MCP
3 16 (32.65%) MCSA
3 16 (32.65%) CCNA
3 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (20.41%) CISSP
4 10 (20.41%) CEH
5 6 (12.24%) MCITP
6 5 (10.20%) MCDST
6 5 (10.20%) MCTS
7 3 (6.12%) MCDBA
7 3 (6.12%) MCSD
7 3 (6.12%) MCPD
8 2 (4.08%) CCNP
9 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 33 (67.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) UAG
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) SCCM
2 10 (20.41%) Nessus
3 3 (6.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.12%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.04%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) VMware
3 10 (20.41%) Qualys
3 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
3 10 (20.41%) McAfee
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco
4 9 (18.37%) Citrix
5 7 (14.29%) Oracle
5 7 (14.29%) HP
5 7 (14.29%) Symantec
6 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
6 4 (8.16%) Avaya
6 4 (8.16%) Juniper
6 4 (8.16%) ProCurve
7 3 (6.12%) Apple
8 2 (4.08%) Kaseya
9 1 (2.04%) BT
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) Dell
9 1 (2.04%) EMC
Crawley, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago