The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staines region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Staines 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 3.61% 4.79% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 37.50% 50.00% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Average daily rate £179 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £249 - £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £245 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -4.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
Applications Category
Staines
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staines 9.64% 9.57% 14.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 12
Average daily rate £250 £225 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £106 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £225 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS Office
Surrey

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Staines region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Staines

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Staines

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Staines region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Staines

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Staines region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Staines

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Staines region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Staines

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staines

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 6 (35.29%) Intranet
3 6 (35.29%) Quicktime
3 6 (35.29%) Apple
3 6 (35.29%) QuarkXPress
3 6 (35.29%) Fireworks
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
3 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
3 6 (35.29%) CSS
3 6 (35.29%) Flash
3 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (35.29%) Graphic Design
3 6 (35.29%) HTML5
3 6 (35.29%) CSS3
3 6 (35.29%) Dreamweaver
4 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
4 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Document Management
6 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.88%) PMP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Staines by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staines 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 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Quicktime
1 6 (35.29%) QuarkXPress
1 6 (35.29%) Fireworks
1 6 (35.29%) Photoshop
1 6 (35.29%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (52.94%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Graphic Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Photoshop Designer
2 6 (35.29%) Designer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Data Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) IT Assistant
4 2 (11.76%) Project Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Change Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) PMO Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Support Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) Flash
1 6 (35.29%) HTML5
1 6 (35.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
2 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (11.76%) Data Entry
3 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
3 2 (11.76%) Document Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.88%) Process Management
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Project Governance
4 1 (5.88%) Dependency Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) PMP
1 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata