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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 17 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 12.15% 4.63% 3.06%
As % of the Applications category 57.89% 13.51% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
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£310 £225 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.77% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £240 £252
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.36 - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.28 £13.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.85%
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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 37 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 20.99% 34.26% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 12
Average daily rate £316 £320 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £213 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £432 £255
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £17.22 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.50 £32.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 23 (51.11%) MS Excel
3 16 (35.56%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) SQL
5 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
6 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
6 12 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
7 11 (24.44%) UNIX
8 10 (22.22%) Perl
8 10 (22.22%) ETL
8 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
9 9 (20.00%) MySQL
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 9 (20.00%) Validation
9 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (17.78%) LTE
10 8 (17.78%) Huawei
10 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (17.78%) 2G
10 8 (17.78%) Ericsson
10 8 (17.78%) 3G
10 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
11 7 (15.56%) Nortel
11 7 (15.56%) XML
11 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
11 7 (15.56%) Greenplum

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.44%) SAS
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.22%) Lync
2 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (24.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.22%) MS Project
4 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.22%) Taleo
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (17.78%) LTE
2 8 (17.78%) 3G
2 8 (17.78%) 2G
3 6 (13.33%) Telnet
3 6 (13.33%) SNMP
4 5 (11.11%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) DNS
5 4 (8.89%) 4G
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.67%) GSM
7 2 (4.44%) 3GPP
7 2 (4.44%) WCDMA
7 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 2 (4.44%) HSDPA
7 2 (4.44%) HSUPA
8 1 (2.22%) VPN
8 1 (2.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (24.44%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (20.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 2 (4.44%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (4.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.22%) DTS
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Developer
2 6 (13.33%) Database Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Manager
5 3 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Rollout Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) SAS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) IT Support
6 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.56%) XML
2 4 (8.89%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.22%) Ajax
3 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.22%) jQuery
3 1 (2.22%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (2.22%) DHTML
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
3 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
1 3 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) PMI
2 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.22%) PDA
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Windows
2 13 (28.89%) Linux
3 12 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 11 (24.44%) UNIX
5 5 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) ETL
2 9 (20.00%) Validation
2 9 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (17.78%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (15.56%) Project Planning
4 7 (15.56%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Management
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
7 2 (4.44%) Document Management
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) ITIL
7 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.22%) Line Management
8 1 (2.22%) Database Tuning
8 1 (2.22%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 10 (22.22%) Perl
3 5 (11.11%) C#
4 4 (8.89%) C++
4 4 (8.89%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.22%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 9 (20.00%) Oracle
4 8 (17.78%) Ericsson
4 8 (17.78%) Huawei
5 7 (15.56%) Greenplum
5 7 (15.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 7 (15.56%) Nortel
6 5 (11.11%) Planview
7 3 (6.67%) Talend
7 3 (6.67%) Altiris
8 2 (4.44%) Primavera
8 2 (4.44%) Citrix
8 2 (4.44%) Mapinfo
8 2 (4.44%) HP
9 1 (2.22%) Dell
9 1 (2.22%) Cognos
9 1 (2.22%) Cisco
9 1 (2.22%) Symantec
9 1 (2.22%) VMware
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