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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 6 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 16 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 16.84% 6.63% 6.29%
As % of the Applications category 69.57% 30.56% 47.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Average daily rate
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£145 £170 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.70% -48.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £129 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £485 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £201 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
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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
23 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 24.21% 21.69% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 17
Average daily rate £213 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £170 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £458 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 26 November 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (40.00%) ITIL
5 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
7 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
8 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
9 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (25.71%) iPhone
9 9 (25.71%) iPad
10 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
11 7 (20.00%) Linux
11 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (20.00%) Office 365
12 5 (14.29%) Firewall
12 5 (14.29%) LAN
12 5 (14.29%) MCP
12 5 (14.29%) SCCM
13 4 (11.43%) QA
13 4 (11.43%) CMDB
13 4 (11.43%) Release Management
13 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
13 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
13 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
13 4 (11.43%) C
13 4 (11.43%) MS Project

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.71%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
4 1 (2.86%) CICS
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (11.43%) MS Project
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Firewall
1 5 (14.29%) LAN
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
2 4 (11.43%) Internet
3 2 (5.71%) SNMP
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) Wireless
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
General
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 11 (31.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (28.57%) Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Support Analyst
5 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
6 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (8.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (8.57%) IT Support
8 3 (8.57%) Project Office Support
8 3 (8.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (8.57%) Deskside Support
8 3 (8.57%) Project Officer
8 3 (8.57%) Programme Office Support
9 2 (5.71%) Help Desk Advisor
9 2 (5.71%) Windows Administrator
9 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Blackberry
2 9 (25.71%) iPhone
2 9 (25.71%) iPad
3 4 (11.43%) CMDB
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows 7
3 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (28.57%) Mac OS X
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (11.43%) Mac OS
9 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Phone
11 1 (2.86%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Release Management
2 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Service Management
4 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
4 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Coaching
5 1 (2.86%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) C
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.29%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) CISSP
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.86%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) P3O
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
2 4 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) Symantec
3 3 (8.57%) Dell
3 3 (8.57%) Citrix
4 2 (5.71%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) Lotus
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) McAfee
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Qualys