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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 10 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 6.82% 6.45% 10.73%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 30.30% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Median daily rate £153 £193 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.77% -48.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £127 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £259 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.25 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.78%
MS Office
Surrey

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
9 33 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 10.23% 21.29% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 23 20
Median daily rate £170 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £149 £235 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £514 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.25 £15.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% +5.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 1 July 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 Guildford region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
5 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) Degree
6 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
6 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
6 4 (21.05%) Fault Management
6 4 (21.05%) Line Management
6 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 4 (21.05%) Coaching
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Project Management
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Change Management
7 3 (15.79%) Games
7 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.79%) SAP
7 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
8 2 (10.53%) Statistics
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 2 (10.53%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
1 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) 2G
2 1 (5.26%) 3G
2 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
2 1 (5.26%) LTE
2 1 (5.26%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.26%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
3 3 (15.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Incident Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Manager
3 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Support
4 1 (5.26%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Statistics
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.26%) Economics
4 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.26%) Psychology
4 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Change Management
2 4 (21.05%) Coaching
2 4 (21.05%) Fault Management
2 4 (21.05%) Incident Management
2 4 (21.05%) Line Management
2 4 (21.05%) Mentoring
2 4 (21.05%) Problem Management
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
4 2 (10.53%) CRM
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.26%) Document Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
4 2 (10.53%) PMP
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) COBIT
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) EMC
3 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.26%) Huawei
3 1 (5.26%) Mapinfo
3 1 (5.26%) Nokia