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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 24 27 45
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 1.48% 0.65% 0.78%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 11.11% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £425 £275 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -23.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
5 9 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.70% 5.88% 15.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 32
Median daily rate £388 £230 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.47% -42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £39.00 £22.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +76.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 24 February 2017, 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 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail

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%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware