The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 11 July 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 East Sussex 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 17 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 21 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 6.89% 8.51% 8.64%
As % of the Applications category 52.50% 52.17% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£129 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.38% +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.09% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +48.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
40 46 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 13.11% 16.31% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 26
Average daily rate £197 £263 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.84% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £373 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% +20.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £20.80 £16.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.21 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.34% +1.36%
MS Office
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MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lewes - 11 £108 -
Brighton +3 8 - - 7
Hastings - - - - 1
St Leonards-on-Sea - - - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
3 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
5 11 (27.50%) Citrix
5 11 (27.50%) MS Exchange
6 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
7 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
7 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
7 9 (22.50%) .NET
7 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
8 7 (17.50%) TDD
8 7 (17.50%) LINQ
8 7 (17.50%) jQuery
8 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) HTML
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) SQL
9 6 (15.00%) XML
9 6 (15.00%) SLA
9 6 (15.00%) WinForms
9 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (15.00%) Hudson
9 6 (15.00%) SpecFlow
9 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
9 6 (15.00%) NUnit
9 6 (15.00%) Subversion

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 (27.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
2 2 (5.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
2 6 (15.00%) NUnit
2 6 (15.00%) Subversion
2 6 (15.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (15.00%) Hudson
2 6 (15.00%) SpecFlow
2 6 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
1 1 (2.50%) Banking
1 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 13 (32.50%) IT Support
3 12 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 12 (30.00%) 1st Line Support
3 12 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) Support Technician
5 8 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
5 8 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 8 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 7 (17.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (17.50%) Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
6 7 (17.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) Service Analyst
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (12.50%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) .NET
1 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (17.50%) LINQ
2 7 (17.50%) jQuery
2 7 (17.50%) HTML
3 6 (15.00%) XML
3 6 (15.00%) WinForms
4 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.00%) WCF
6 2 (5.00%) COM+
6 2 (5.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.50%) Scrum
1 7 (17.50%) TDD
2 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (10.00%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) Project Management
4 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.50%) Time Management
4 3 (7.50%) MVC
4 3 (7.50%) Change Control
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Network Management
5 2 (5.00%) ISMS
5 2 (5.00%) Load Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 2 (5.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C#
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) C
3 2 (5.00%) VB
3 2 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
Computer Futures
Posted: 23 days ago