The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Guildford 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 5 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 21 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 15.67% 5.76% 1.65%
As % of the Applications category 63.64% 22.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
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£375 £358 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.09% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -13.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 50 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 24.63% 26.18% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 31 5
Average daily rate £375 £175 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £386 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -13.88%
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 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 11 July 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 11 July 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 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
4 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
5 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
5 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
6 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
7 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.07%) Project Planning
8 5 (12.20%) Planview
8 5 (12.20%) Finance
8 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
8 5 (12.20%) Linux
9 4 (9.76%) IBM Notes
9 4 (9.76%) ITIL
9 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.76%) HTML
9 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (9.76%) SAS
9 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
9 4 (9.76%) VPN
9 4 (9.76%) Workflow
9 4 (9.76%) Citrix
9 4 (9.76%) Lotus
9 4 (9.76%) Internet
9 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
9 4 (9.76%) Primavera
9 4 (9.76%) Project Management
9 4 (9.76%) Subversion

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 5 (12.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SAS
2 4 (9.76%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 13 (31.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (9.76%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.88%) Fireworks
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) InDesign
4 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.76%) VPN
1 4 (9.76%) Internet
2 3 (7.32%) SSH
2 3 (7.32%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
2 3 (7.32%) SMTP
2 3 (7.32%) FTP
2 3 (7.32%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (9.76%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 4 (9.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Developer
3 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Consultant
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%) Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Graphic Designer
5 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.88%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Administrator
6 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) CSS
3 2 (4.88%) Flash
3 2 (4.88%) HTML5
3 2 (4.88%) CSS3
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.44%) Web Services
4 1 (2.44%) XML
4 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.76%) Social Media
3 3 (7.32%) PMI
4 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
2 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.51%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.20%) Linux
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.07%) Project Planning
2 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.76%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.76%) Workflow
3 4 (9.76%) Document Management
4 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Online Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (4.88%) Social Media Marketing
5 2 (4.88%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.44%) System Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.44%) Workflow Management
6 1 (2.44%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.44%) Web Development
6 1 (2.44%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) P3O
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) Planview
3 4 (9.76%) Citrix
3 4 (9.76%) Lotus
3 4 (9.76%) Primavera
4 2 (4.88%) Ericsson
4 2 (4.88%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) i-GRasp
5 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.44%) Marketo
5 1 (2.44%) Cognos
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