The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 23 32 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 110 63 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 7.27% 4.75% 5.09%
As % of the Applications category 42.97% 33.87% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 33 25
Average daily rate
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£275 £240 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £150 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £398 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £240 £252
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 10 20
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.38 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £14.18 £37.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.28 £13.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.85%
MS Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
256 186 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 16.92% 14.04% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 114 75
Average daily rate £325 £338 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +42.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £205 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £447 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 19 27
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.63 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £24.25 £30.70
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 Surrey

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +5 22 £310 +37.77% 2
Camberley +1 6 £135 -55.00% 1
Redhill -4 4 £320 -24.70% 2
Dorking - 4 £221 - 5
Weybridge +5 3 £275 -
Leatherhead -6 3 - -
Reigate - 3 £400 - 2
Staines -8 2 - - 1
Farnham - 2 £140 -
Woking - 1 - - 2
Cobham - 1 £300 -
Oxted - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Caterham - - - -
Egham - - - - 1
Epsom - - - - 2
Esher - - - - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

1 140 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 111 (50.92%) Windows
3 98 (44.95%) MS Excel
4 71 (32.57%) Windows 7
5 70 (32.11%) Active Directory
6 41 (18.81%) SQL
7 36 (16.51%) ITIL
8 33 (15.14%) MS Exchange
9 30 (13.76%) Finance
9 30 (13.76%) Windows XP
10 28 (12.84%) SharePoint
10 28 (12.84%) Telecoms
11 20 (9.17%) XML
12 19 (8.72%) WAN
12 19 (8.72%) Citrix
12 19 (8.72%) Project Management
12 19 (8.72%) VMware
13 18 (8.26%) HP
13 18 (8.26%) DNS
13 18 (8.26%) Oracle
13 18 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (8.26%) Degree
14 17 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (7.34%) MS Visio
15 16 (7.34%) LAN
15 16 (7.34%) MS PowerPoint
15 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
16 15 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (6.88%) Windows 8
16 15 (6.88%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 33 (15.14%) MS Exchange
2 28 (12.84%) SharePoint
3 10 (4.59%) Lync
4 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.38%) SAS
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.92%) Moodle
6 2 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 98 (44.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.34%) MS Visio
2 16 (7.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (4.13%) MS Project
4 5 (2.29%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.92%) Open Workbench
5 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.46%) Quicktime
Business Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.38%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.46%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.46%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) Office 365
2 2 (0.92%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.92%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.72%) WAN
2 18 (8.26%) DNS
3 16 (7.34%) LAN
4 14 (6.42%) DHCP
4 14 (6.42%) Radio Access Network
5 12 (5.50%) Internet
5 12 (5.50%) Firewall
6 10 (4.59%) SAN
7 9 (4.13%) 3G
7 9 (4.13%) LTE
7 9 (4.13%) 2G
7 9 (4.13%) TCP/IP
8 7 (3.21%) VoIP
8 7 (3.21%) Telnet
9 6 (2.75%) SNMP
9 6 (2.75%) VPN
10 5 (2.29%) NAS
10 5 (2.29%) 4G
11 4 (1.83%) Intranet
11 4 (1.83%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.80%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (6.42%) SQL Server
3 12 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (5.05%) MySQL
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.83%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.38%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.38%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.46%) MS Access
9 1 (0.46%) DTS
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.46%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.38%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.92%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.92%) Subversion
4 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 30 (13.76%) Finance
2 28 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.75%) Legal
4 5 (2.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (2.29%) Korean Language
5 4 (1.83%) Banking
6 3 (1.38%) Electronics
7 2 (0.92%) Billing
7 2 (0.92%) Law
7 2 (0.92%) Polish Language
7 2 (0.92%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Advertising
8 1 (0.46%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (24.77%) Analyst
2 31 (14.22%) Developer
3 26 (11.93%) 2nd Line Support
4 25 (11.47%) Support Analyst
5 24 (11.01%) Support Engineer
6 22 (10.09%) Desktop Support
7 20 (9.17%) Service Analyst
8 18 (8.26%) Service Desk Analyst
9 12 (5.50%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.50%) Administrator
10 11 (5.05%) VB.NET Developer
10 11 (5.05%) Desktop Engineer
10 11 (5.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 10 (4.59%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) IT Support
13 8 (3.67%) Service Desk Engineer
13 8 (3.67%) Rollout Engineer
14 7 (3.21%) Help Desk Support
14 7 (3.21%) Database Developer
14 7 (3.21%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (9.17%) XML
2 14 (6.42%) .NET
3 13 (5.96%) XSLT
3 13 (5.96%) WCF
3 13 (5.96%) WF
4 9 (4.13%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.75%) HTML
6 5 (2.29%) jQuery
7 4 (1.83%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.92%) ODBC
8 2 (0.92%) Flash
9 1 (0.46%) EDI
9 1 (0.46%) WinForms
9 1 (0.46%) DHTML
9 1 (0.46%) ADO.NET
9 1 (0.46%) Ajax
9 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.46%) CSS
9 1 (0.46%) Web Services
9 1 (0.46%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (4.13%) Blackberry
3 8 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.83%) Thin Client
5 4 (1.83%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.83%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (1.38%) iPad
6 3 (1.38%) PMI
7 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.92%) Clustering
7 2 (0.92%) User Experience
8 1 (0.46%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.46%) SCORM
8 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.46%) iPhone
8 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.46%) PDA
8 1 (0.46%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 111 (50.92%) Windows
2 71 (32.57%) Windows 7
3 30 (13.76%) Windows XP
4 16 (7.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (6.88%) Windows 8
6 14 (6.42%) Linux
7 13 (5.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (5.50%) UNIX
9 8 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (1.38%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.38%) Android
10 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.46%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.46%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (16.51%) ITIL
2 19 (8.72%) Project Management
3 15 (6.88%) CRM
4 14 (6.42%) MVC
4 14 (6.42%) Workflow
4 14 (6.42%) Scrum
5 13 (5.96%) Validation
5 13 (5.96%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.50%) ETL
7 11 (5.05%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.05%) Incident Management
8 10 (4.59%) Project Planning
8 10 (4.59%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (4.13%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (3.21%) Data Analysis
10 7 (3.21%) Dimensional Modelling
10 7 (3.21%) ITIL V2
10 7 (3.21%) Configuration Management
11 6 (2.75%) Data Management
11 6 (2.75%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.81%) SQL
2 14 (6.42%) VB.NET
3 10 (4.59%) Perl
4 7 (3.21%) C#
5 5 (2.29%) Java
5 5 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.83%) C++
7 2 (0.92%) C
8 1 (0.46%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.46%) PHP
8 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.46%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (8.26%) Degree
2 13 (5.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.59%) MCSE
4 8 (3.67%) MCSA
5 5 (2.29%) MCDST
5 5 (2.29%) MCP
6 4 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.38%) MBA
7 3 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.92%) PMP
8 2 (0.92%) IRCA
8 2 (0.92%) A+ Certification
8 2 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.46%) Avaya Certification
9 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.46%) ISEB
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.88%) SLA
2 13 (5.96%) QA
3 7 (3.21%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.38%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.92%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.92%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.46%) P3O
System Software
1 70 (32.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (5.05%) Terminal Services
4 7 (3.21%) XenApp
5 5 (2.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.46%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.50%) SCCM
2 11 (5.05%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.75%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (2.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.92%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.46%) Unicenter
6 1 (0.46%) WSUS
6 1 (0.46%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 140 (64.22%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.72%) Citrix
2 19 (8.72%) VMware
3 18 (8.26%) HP
3 18 (8.26%) Oracle
4 15 (6.88%) Cisco
5 14 (6.42%) Business Objects
6 12 (5.50%) Symantec
7 9 (4.13%) Apple
7 9 (4.13%) Huawei
7 9 (4.13%) Nortel
7 9 (4.13%) Ericsson
8 8 (3.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 7 (3.21%) Greenplum
9 7 (3.21%) SAP
10 6 (2.75%) Dell
10 6 (2.75%) Avaya
11 5 (2.29%) Planview
11 5 (2.29%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (2.29%) Veeam
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