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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 7.14% 8.00% 12.08%
As % of the Applications category 25.93% 72.73% 56.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 3
Median daily rate £195 £243 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% -35.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £14.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 - £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 - £14.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
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
27 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 27.55% 11.00% 21.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 14
Median daily rate £195 £260 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -29.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £225 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £260 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £12.43 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.90% -17.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.39
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.75%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Guildford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (25.00%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) SAP
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Ruby
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) VoIP
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (16.67%) PMP
6 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Line Management
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (8.33%) LTE

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 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) 2G
2 1 (8.33%) 3G
2 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (8.33%) LTE
2 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (8.33%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Excel Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Network Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) RAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) RAN Performance Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) Coaching
2 3 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Line Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Ruby
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) BT
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Ericsson
3 1 (8.33%) Huawei
3 1 (8.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (8.33%) Nokia
3 1 (8.33%) ServiceNow