The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 18.63% 4.00% 3.97%
As % of the Applications category 51.35% 38.89% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 6
Average daily rate
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£120 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-63.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £263 £263
% change year-on-year
+12.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.36 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Applications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 18 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 36.27% 10.29% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 16
Average daily rate £268 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £11.50 £21.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.51% -17.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing MS Office 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 MS Office.

1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
5 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) MCP
7 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
9 8 (19.05%) Linux
9 8 (19.05%) Firewall
9 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
10 7 (16.67%) MCSE
10 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
11 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 6 (14.29%) MS Project
11 6 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (14.29%) Degree
12 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
12 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
12 5 (11.90%) Project Management
12 5 (11.90%) SAN
12 5 (11.90%) SQL
12 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
13 4 (9.52%) CCNA
13 4 (9.52%) C
13 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley region citing MS Office 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 MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 9 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (14.29%) MS Project
4 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Firewall
2 5 (11.90%) SAN
2 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) Internet
3 4 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) DHCP
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Analyst
2 13 (30.95%) Support Engineer
2 13 (30.95%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Support
5 5 (11.90%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) IT Security Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Programme Office Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (9.52%) Security Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Programme Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) iPhone
2 2 (4.76%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (19.05%) Linux
6 7 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 5 (11.90%) Mac OS X
8 4 (9.52%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.76%) Windows Phone
10 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.90%) Project Management
4 5 (11.90%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.52%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
5 4 (9.52%) QMS
5 4 (9.52%) Financial Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Change Control
5 4 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 3 (7.14%) Time Management
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.38%) Information Security
8 1 (2.38%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 4 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) MCP
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) MCSE
4 6 (14.29%) Degree
5 4 (9.52%) CEH
5 4 (9.52%) CCNA
5 4 (9.52%) CISSP
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (4.76%) MCSA
6 2 (4.76%) MCDST
6 2 (4.76%) MCTS
6 2 (4.76%) MCITP
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) PMP
7 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 21 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Nessus
1 4 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) McAfee
2 4 (9.52%) Qualys
3 3 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) Citrix
4 2 (4.76%) Lotus
4 2 (4.76%) Kaseya
5 1 (2.38%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Northgate
5 1 (2.38%) Symantec
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.38%) SAP