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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 5 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 16.92% 8.02% 1.64%
As % of the Applications category 61.11% 24.07% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 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 £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 54 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 27.69% 33.33% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 6
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 £267 £150 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 25 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 25 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 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
3 14 (32.56%) Windows
4 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
5 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
6 8 (18.60%) Linux
6 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
7 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
7 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
8 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
8 6 (13.95%) Planview
9 5 (11.63%) Finance
9 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
9 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.63%) Ericsson
10 4 (9.30%) Internet
10 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
10 4 (9.30%) Primavera
10 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
10 4 (9.30%) VPN
10 4 (9.30%) Citrix
10 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
10 4 (9.30%) ETL
10 4 (9.30%) SAS
10 4 (9.30%) ITIL
10 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
10 4 (9.30%) UNIX
10 4 (9.30%) MySQL
10 4 (9.30%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) SAS
3 3 (6.98%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (9.30%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.33%) MS Project
4 1 (2.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.33%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
1 4 (9.30%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) 3G
2 3 (6.98%) Telnet
2 3 (6.98%) 2G
2 3 (6.98%) SSH
2 3 (6.98%) LTE
2 3 (6.98%) FTP
2 3 (6.98%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) SNMP
2 3 (6.98%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (6.98%) LAN
2 3 (6.98%) WAN
2 3 (6.98%) SMTP
3 2 (4.65%) DHCP
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Intranet
4 1 (2.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.30%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.30%) MySQL
2 4 (9.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (9.30%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Subversion
2 2 (4.65%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (25.58%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 4 (9.30%) Service Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (9.30%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) SAS Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Capacity Manager
4 3 (6.98%) PMO Manager
4 3 (6.98%) Database Developer
4 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.65%) Rollout Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (2.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Perl Developer
6 1 (2.33%) Programme Planner
6 1 (2.33%) Recruitment Consultant
6 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) CSS3
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) XSLT
4 1 (2.33%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) PMI
2 3 (6.98%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 14 (32.56%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
3 8 (18.60%) Linux
4 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
5 4 (9.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Project Planning
2 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.30%) Workflow
3 4 (9.30%) Validation
3 4 (9.30%) Document Management
3 4 (9.30%) ETL
3 4 (9.30%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.98%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.65%) Data Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.65%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (4.65%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) Fault Management
6 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) C#
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) P3O
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Planview
3 5 (11.63%) Ericsson
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
4 4 (9.30%) Citrix
4 4 (9.30%) Primavera
5 3 (6.98%) Nortel
5 3 (6.98%) Greenplum
5 3 (6.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (6.98%) Lotus
5 3 (6.98%) Huawei
6 2 (4.65%) Talend
7 1 (2.33%) Marketo
7 1 (2.33%) i-GRasp
7 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.33%) Symantec
7 1 (2.33%) Cognos
7 1 (2.33%) Adobe
Guildford, Surrey
Comvergent Limited
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