The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 6 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 23 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 17.42% 7.63% 1.69%
As % of the Applications category 60.53% 18.52% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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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 Guildford region.

Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 28.79% 41.22% 10.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 9
Average daily rate £375 £175 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £150 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £393 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
4 10 (24.39%) Linux
4 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (21.95%) SQL
6 8 (19.51%) Project Planning
6 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.07%) LTE
7 7 (17.07%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (17.07%) Ericsson
8 6 (14.63%) MySQL
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle
8 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
8 6 (14.63%) ETL
8 6 (14.63%) XML
8 6 (14.63%) UNIX
8 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (14.63%) Huawei
9 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (12.20%) Planview
9 5 (12.20%) Validation
9 5 (12.20%) 2G
9 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
9 5 (12.20%) Perl
9 5 (12.20%) Business Objects
9 5 (12.20%) 3G
9 5 (12.20%) Telnet
9 5 (12.20%) Active Directory

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (9.76%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.76%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 18 (43.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (9.76%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
4 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) LTE
1 7 (17.07%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (12.20%) 2G
2 5 (12.20%) SNMP
2 5 (12.20%) 3G
2 5 (12.20%) Telnet
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) VPN
3 4 (9.76%) FTP
4 3 (7.32%) HTTP
4 3 (7.32%) SMTP
4 3 (7.32%) DHCP
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) SSH
5 2 (4.88%) HSUPA
5 2 (4.88%) GSM
5 2 (4.88%) HSDPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (9.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (9.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) DTS
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 3 (7.32%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (31.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Database Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) SAS Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Capacity Manager
4 3 (7.32%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.44%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Programme Planner
6 1 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) ADO.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) Ajax
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (2.44%) WinForms
4 1 (2.44%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.32%) PMI
3 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Linux
3 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
4 6 (14.63%) UNIX
5 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Project Planning
2 6 (14.63%) ETL
3 5 (12.20%) Validation
3 5 (12.20%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.20%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (9.76%) ITIL
4 4 (9.76%) Document Management
4 4 (9.76%) Workflow
4 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.32%) Performance Management
5 3 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (4.88%) Financial Analysis
6 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (4.88%) Fault Management
6 2 (4.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.88%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 5 (12.20%) Perl
3 4 (9.76%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) C++
4 3 (7.32%) Java
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.44%) VBScript
5 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.07%) Ericsson
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 6 (14.63%) Huawei
4 5 (12.20%) Planview
4 5 (12.20%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (12.20%) Business Objects
4 5 (12.20%) Nortel
5 4 (9.76%) Citrix
5 4 (9.76%) Greenplum
5 4 (9.76%) Primavera
6 3 (7.32%) Talend
7 2 (4.88%) Mapinfo
8 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.44%) Symantec
8 1 (2.44%) Lotus
8 1 (2.44%) Cognos
8 1 (2.44%) Marketo
8 1 (2.44%) i-GRasp