The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 4.81% 6.38% 3.97%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 56.76% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 4
Median daily rate £310 £407 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.73% +42.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £498 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.21
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -4.99%
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.69% 11.25% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 14
Median daily rate £275 £425 £248
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +71.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £265 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -7.93%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Sussex region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -6 3 £420 -9.18% 2
Lewes +5 2 - -
Eastbourne - 1 - - 2
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Windows 7
4 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
5 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
6 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (50.00%) LAN
6 13 (50.00%) WAN
6 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
6 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (46.15%) Coaching
7 12 (46.15%) Mimecast
7 12 (46.15%) Wireless
7 12 (46.15%) AS400
7 12 (46.15%) HP
8 11 (42.31%) Finance
9 10 (38.46%) MCP
9 10 (38.46%) C
10 9 (34.62%) Avaya
10 9 (34.62%) Legal
10 9 (34.62%) Backup Exec
10 9 (34.62%) IBM
10 9 (34.62%) HP SIM
10 9 (34.62%) Symantec
10 9 (34.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 9 (34.62%) Becrypt
10 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
11 5 (19.23%) ITIL
11 5 (19.23%) MS Excel

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
2 13 (50.00%) LAN
2 13 (50.00%) WAN
3 12 (46.15%) Wireless
4 3 (11.54%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (11.54%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) DNS
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) Firewall
6 1 (3.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Service Analyst
2 14 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 12 (46.15%) AS400
3 9 (34.62%) Mathematics
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.69%) iPad
5 2 (7.69%) iPhone
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (3.85%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 19 (73.08%) Windows 7
3 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.85%) MVS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 12 (46.15%) Coaching
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 3 (11.54%) High Availability
4 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (3.85%) Change Control
6 1 (3.85%) CRM
6 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.85%) Document Management
6 1 (3.85%) Information Management
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.85%) ITSM
6 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) Records Management
6 1 (3.85%) Server Virtualisation
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
2 1 (3.85%) R
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (65.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (34.62%) Backup Exec
1 9 (34.62%) HP SIM
1 9 (34.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) Avaya
3 9 (34.62%) Becrypt
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
3 9 (34.62%) Symantec
4 3 (11.54%) VMware
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle