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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South East / East Sussex
Rank 18 26 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.04% 4.45% 1.80%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 47.83% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Median daily rate £400 £238 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.42% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £158 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £288 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £295 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +9.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.81 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-11.68% +11.53%

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
21 23 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.55% 9.31% 14.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 35
Median daily rate £288 £230 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £178 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £360 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £16.00 £39.00 £22.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.97% +76.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.24 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.79%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Hove +3 5 £414 +43.66%
Hastings - 3 - -
Brighton +6 2 £425 +54.54% 1
Lewes +6 1 £175 -28.20%
Uckfield - 1 £275 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 5 (23.81%) SAS
5 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
5 5 (23.81%) VB
5 5 (23.81%) .NET
5 5 (23.81%) C
5 5 (23.81%) C#
5 5 (23.81%) C++
5 5 (23.81%) Java
5 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
5 5 (23.81%) MVS
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
5 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) R
5 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
5 5 (23.81%) Big Data
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365

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 5 (23.81%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.76%) MPLS
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) SAS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (23.81%) Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.76%) PMI
4 1 (4.76%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (23.81%) MVS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Analytics
1 2 (9.52%) Change Management
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
1 2 (9.52%) Project Management
1 2 (9.52%) Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) Business Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.76%) Content Management
2 1 (4.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (4.76%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
2 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.76%) Scrum
2 1 (4.76%) SEO
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) C
2 5 (23.81%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) C++
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) MATLAB
2 5 (23.81%) R
2 5 (23.81%) T-SQL
2 5 (23.81%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) EMC
4 1 (4.76%) Google
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Meraki
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Remedy
4 1 (4.76%) SAP