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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.57% 5.07% 13.56%
As % of the Applications category 22.86% 41.18% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Average daily rate £200 £425 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +100.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £293 £228
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £48.00 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -4.64%
MS Office
West Sussex

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
35 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 15.63% 12.32% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 14
Average daily rate £400 £405 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +76.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £288 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £29.34 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
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 30 April 2016, 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 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) SOLID
4 2 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
General
1 3 (21.43%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
2 4 (28.57%) IT Support
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Change Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) XML
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
2 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 2 (14.29%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (14.29%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) MVC
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) SOLID
2 2 (14.29%) TDD
2 2 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) Red Box