The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank - 26 21
Contract jobs citing MS Office 0 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 4.69% 3.98%
As % of the Applications category - 33.33% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £20.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +48.21%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
MS Office
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.19% 14.06% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 5
Median daily rate £384 £475 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +137.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £535 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Brighton region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Brighton region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Brighton region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office 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 Brighton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MVS
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Protection

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) VoIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) SAS Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) MVS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Information Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (25.00%) R
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSA
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) VMware