The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Dorking region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking 44.44% 50.00% 14.29%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 100.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £297 £236 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.50% -48.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
Applications Category
Dorking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorking 66.67% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £306 £130 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+135.00% -71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS Office
Surrey

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dorking

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Dorking

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorking

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Dorking

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorking

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) XenApp
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dorking by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorking 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Officer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Communications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 4 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (50.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Terminal Services
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec