The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 Surrey 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 26 24
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 105 67 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 8.30% 5.43% 5.87%
As % of the Applications category 43.93% 33.33% 38.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 30
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £146 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £434 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.85 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £19.30 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
239 201 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 18.89% 16.30% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 109 123
Average daily rate £370 £318 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.53% +0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 13 37
Average hourly rate £14.75 £17.25 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.49% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £22.00 £26.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
South East

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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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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 +11 22 £375 +4.89% 2
Woking +8 8 £235 -11.98% 1
Camberley +11 7 £120 -
Staines -3 5 £413 -8.33%
Weybridge +7 4 £488 +225.00% 2
Epsom -4 4 - - 1
Dorking - 4 £110 - 1
Egham - 4 - - 1
Redhill +8 3 £120 -60.00% 1
Reigate +4 2 £375 +45.63% 5
Cobham - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 150 (66.08%) Microsoft
2 112 (49.34%) Windows
3 87 (38.33%) MS Excel
4 68 (29.96%) Windows 7
5 60 (26.43%) Active Directory
6 49 (21.59%) Finance
7 37 (16.30%) Project Management
7 37 (16.30%) SharePoint
8 35 (15.42%) SQL
9 33 (14.54%) ITIL
10 31 (13.66%) XML
11 29 (12.78%) Windows XP
12 26 (11.45%) .NET
13 25 (11.01%) Visual Studio
14 24 (10.57%) Workflow
15 23 (10.13%) Telecoms
15 23 (10.13%) MS Exchange
15 23 (10.13%) CRM
16 22 (9.69%) Dynamics CRM
16 22 (9.69%) Degree
17 21 (9.25%) MS PowerPoint
17 21 (9.25%) XSLT
17 21 (9.25%) Scrum
18 20 (8.81%) MVC
18 20 (8.81%) VB.NET
18 20 (8.81%) WCF
18 20 (8.81%) WF
19 19 (8.37%) PRINCE2
20 18 (7.93%) Citrix
21 15 (6.61%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 37 (16.30%) SharePoint
2 23 (10.13%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.64%) IBM Notes
3 6 (2.64%) Lync
4 5 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (2.20%) SAS
5 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.44%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.44%) Moodle
Applications
1 87 (38.33%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (5.73%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.73%) MS Project
4 8 (3.52%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (2.20%) Photoshop
5 5 (2.20%) AutoCAD
5 5 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (1.76%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.44%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.44%) InDesign
7 1 (0.44%) Quicktime
7 1 (0.44%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 22 (9.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.32%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.44%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.44%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Office 365
2 2 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.44%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.29%) WAN
2 11 (4.85%) LAN
3 10 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 10 (4.41%) DNS
3 10 (4.41%) Firewall
4 8 (3.52%) VPN
5 7 (3.08%) VoIP
5 7 (3.08%) Internet
6 6 (2.64%) DHCP
6 6 (2.64%) HTTP
7 5 (2.20%) SAN
8 4 (1.76%) Intranet
8 4 (1.76%) Broadband
8 4 (1.76%) Telnet
9 3 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (1.32%) 3G
9 3 (1.32%) 2G
9 3 (1.32%) SSH
9 3 (1.32%) LTE
9 3 (1.32%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (2.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 5 (2.20%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 4 (1.76%) MySQL
4 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.44%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.44%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 25 (11.01%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.76%) Subversion
3 2 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.88%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.44%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (21.59%) Finance
2 23 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (3.08%) Legal
5 4 (1.76%) Retail
5 4 (1.76%) Marketing
5 4 (1.76%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.44%) Publishing
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
6 1 (0.44%) Electronics
6 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 54 (23.79%) Analyst
2 31 (13.66%) Developer
3 19 (8.37%) .NET Developer
4 18 (7.93%) VB.NET Developer
4 18 (7.93%) Support Analyst
4 18 (7.93%) Administrator
5 17 (7.49%) Support Engineer
5 17 (7.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (7.05%) Desktop Support
7 15 (6.61%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.29%) Service Analyst
8 12 (5.29%) Desktop Engineer
9 11 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
9 11 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (4.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 8 (3.52%) Programmer
11 8 (3.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 7 (3.08%) Help Desk Administrator
12 7 (3.08%) Help Desk Analyst
12 7 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (13.66%) XML
2 26 (11.45%) .NET
3 21 (9.25%) XSLT
4 20 (8.81%) WCF
4 20 (8.81%) WF
5 14 (6.17%) HTML
6 9 (3.96%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.52%) jQuery
8 6 (2.64%) CSS
9 4 (1.76%) Web Services
9 4 (1.76%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.32%) JSON
10 3 (1.32%) Flash
10 3 (1.32%) REST
11 2 (0.88%) WSDL
11 2 (0.88%) ActiveMQ
12 1 (0.44%) HTML5
12 1 (0.44%) EDI
12 1 (0.44%) ODBC
12 1 (0.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.85%) Blackberry
1 11 (4.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.08%) Thin Client
2 7 (3.08%) Fat Client
3 5 (2.20%) Graphic Design
3 5 (2.20%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.20%) PMI
4 3 (1.32%) Social Media
4 3 (1.32%) Social Network
5 2 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.88%) Smartphone
5 2 (0.88%) EPoS
5 2 (0.88%) EFT
5 2 (0.88%) NHS
5 2 (0.88%) Clustering
6 1 (0.44%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.44%) SCORM
6 1 (0.44%) Wiki
6 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.44%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 112 (49.34%) Windows
2 68 (29.96%) Windows 7
3 29 (12.78%) Windows XP
4 13 (5.73%) Windows 8
5 8 (3.52%) Linux
6 7 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.20%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.76%) UNIX
10 2 (0.88%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (16.30%) Project Management
2 33 (14.54%) ITIL
3 24 (10.57%) Workflow
4 23 (10.13%) CRM
5 21 (9.25%) Scrum
6 20 (8.81%) MVC
7 19 (8.37%) PRINCE2
8 12 (5.29%) Data Analysis
9 11 (4.85%) Document Management
10 10 (4.41%) Project Planning
11 9 (3.96%) Validation
12 8 (3.52%) Business Intelligence
12 8 (3.52%) Time Management
13 7 (3.08%) Incident Management
13 7 (3.08%) Market Research
13 7 (3.08%) Financial Analysis
14 6 (2.64%) Continuous Improvement
14 6 (2.64%) UML
14 6 (2.64%) ETL
14 6 (2.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (15.42%) SQL
2 20 (8.81%) VB.NET
3 11 (4.85%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.96%) C#
5 7 (3.08%) Java
6 3 (1.32%) Perl
7 2 (0.88%) C
7 2 (0.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (9.69%) Degree
2 12 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.52%) MCSE
4 5 (2.20%) MCSA
4 5 (2.20%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.76%) MCDST
5 4 (1.76%) MCP
6 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.88%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.88%) IRCA
7 2 (0.88%) ISEB
7 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.88%) MCITP
8 1 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.44%) Avaya Certification
8 1 (0.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.96%) SLA
2 8 (3.52%) QA
2 8 (3.52%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.32%) P3O
4 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.88%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
System Software
1 60 (26.43%) Active Directory
2 11 (4.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.64%) XenApp
3 6 (2.64%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.44%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (2.20%) SCCM
2 4 (1.76%) Backup Exec
2 4 (1.76%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.44%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.44%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 150 (66.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.93%) Citrix
3 15 (6.61%) Oracle
4 11 (4.85%) VMware
5 8 (3.52%) Planview
5 8 (3.52%) Cisco
6 7 (3.08%) Apple
6 7 (3.08%) Confirmit
7 6 (2.64%) Dell
7 6 (2.64%) Adobe
7 6 (2.64%) Lotus
7 6 (2.64%) Symantec
7 6 (2.64%) Primavera
8 5 (2.20%) Avaya
8 5 (2.20%) Ericsson
9 4 (1.76%) HP
9 4 (1.76%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.76%) SAP
9 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.76%) Veeam
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