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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 8 18 21
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 14.17% 5.60% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 72.00% 46.67% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 6
Median daily rate £210 £225 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -36.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
25 15 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 19.69% 12.00% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 27
Median daily rate £300 £350 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £570 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.47 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.97% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 24 February 2017, 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 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (60.71%) Windows
3 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
4 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
4 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.86%) SCCM
7 4 (14.29%) LAN
7 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Coaching
8 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
8 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
8 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.71%) Samsung
8 3 (10.71%) SAP
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) ITIL
8 3 (10.71%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) DHCP
8 3 (10.71%) Telnet
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) Blackberry

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 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.57%) QuickPlace
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) LAN
2 3 (10.71%) DHCP
2 3 (10.71%) DNS
2 3 (10.71%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (10.71%) Telnet
2 3 (10.71%) WAN
3 2 (7.14%) 2G
3 2 (7.14%) 3G
3 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 2 (7.14%) LTE
3 2 (7.14%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (7.14%) SNMP
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.14%) VoIP
4 1 (3.57%) FTP
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) Skype
4 1 (3.57%) SMTP
4 1 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.57%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Games
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) 1st Line Support
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Service Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) IT Support
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL Service Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.57%) HTML
2 1 (3.57%) ODBC
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
1 3 (10.71%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) iSeries
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (60.71%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.71%) Coaching
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
2 3 (10.71%) Project Planning
2 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
3 2 (7.14%) IT Audit
3 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Management
3 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Management
4 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) C++
2 2 (7.14%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) LotusScript
3 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCITP
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (17.86%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.57%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (3.57%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.57%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Huawei
2 3 (10.71%) Samsung
2 3 (10.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
3 2 (7.14%) BT
3 2 (7.14%) Ericsson
3 2 (7.14%) Greenplum
3 2 (7.14%) Nokia Networks
3 2 (7.14%) Nortel
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) Avaya
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus
4 1 (3.57%) Nokia
4 1 (3.57%) Sophos