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 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 4.96% 14.91% 6.59%
As % of the Applications category 41.18% 68.00% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £200 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.50% -42.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £152 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £244 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £271
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -16.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £48.00 £22.88 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.83% +45.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.64% -
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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
17 25 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 12.06% 21.93% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 19
Average daily rate £405 £230 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.08% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £160 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 13
Average hourly rate £29.34 £30.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015, 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 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Windows
3 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) MS Project
4 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
5 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
6 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (17.65%) QA
7 3 (17.65%) iPhone
7 3 (17.65%) Telematics
7 3 (17.65%) iPad
8 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
8 2 (11.76%) WCF

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) MS Project
3 3 (17.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) SNMP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
1 4 (23.53%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
1 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
1 3 (17.65%) Developer
1 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
3 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Project Office Support
3 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (5.88%) Project Officer
3 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Advisor
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WCF
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) XSL
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
2 1 (5.88%) Ajax
2 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
2 1 (5.88%) SOAP
2 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.88%) SignalR
2 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) Velocity
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
1 3 (17.65%) iPhone
1 3 (17.65%) Telematics
1 3 (17.65%) iPad
2 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
5 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 1 (5.88%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Logistics
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) MVC
4 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C#
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB6
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) Apple
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware