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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 51 68 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.21% 4.87% 6.66%
As % of the Applications category 34.46% 36.76% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 23
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £165 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £412 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £267 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +18.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 10
Average hourly rate £16.30 £16.47 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% +15.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.60 £20.00 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
148 185 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 12.22% 13.25% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 88 84
Average daily rate £375 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £175 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £469 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 14
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £11.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £38.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+11.03% -3.33%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +3 6 £225 -28.57% 3
Redhill -16 6 - - 1
Leatherhead -11 5 £444 -
Farnham - 3 £450 -
Staines +11 2 - -
Woking +6 2 £100 -36.00% 1
Egham -5 2 £69 - 2
Weybridge - 2 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 1 - -
Camberley -2 1 £450 -
Reigate -12 1 - - 4
Tadworth - 1 £525 - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 73 (65.77%) MS Excel
2 55 (49.55%) Windows
3 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
4 31 (27.93%) Active Directory
5 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 19 (17.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (15.32%) ITIL
8 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
8 15 (13.51%) VMware
9 14 (12.61%) SQL
9 14 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (12.61%) Windows Server
10 13 (11.71%) Project Management
10 13 (11.71%) Finance
10 13 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.81%) HP
11 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
12 11 (9.91%) Degree
12 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.01%) Blackberry
13 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
14 9 (8.11%) CRM
14 9 (8.11%) MS Visio
14 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
14 9 (8.11%) Backup Exec
14 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
14 9 (8.11%) Driving Licence
15 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (7.21%) Change Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 12 (10.81%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (4.50%) TPMS
4 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.80%) IIS
6 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 73 (65.77%) MS Excel
2 19 (17.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (8.11%) MS Visio
4 7 (6.31%) MS Project
5 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.70%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.90%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.80%) IaaS
3 2 (1.80%) PaaS
3 2 (1.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.80%) Taleo
4 1 (0.90%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.41%) Internet
2 5 (4.50%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.60%) 2G
3 4 (3.60%) 3G
3 4 (3.60%) LAN
3 4 (3.60%) WAN
4 3 (2.70%) Firewall
4 3 (2.70%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (2.70%) RNC
4 3 (2.70%) VoIP
5 2 (1.80%) FCAPS
5 2 (1.80%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.80%) NAS
5 2 (1.80%) SAN
5 2 (1.80%) SSH
5 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.80%) VPN
5 2 (1.80%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.80%) WLAN
6 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (5.41%) MS Access
3 4 (3.60%) MySQL
3 4 (3.60%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.90%) FileMaker
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.50%) JIRA
2 2 (1.80%) Eclipse
2 2 (1.80%) IntelliJ
2 2 (1.80%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.80%) JUnit
2 2 (1.80%) Maven
2 2 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 13 (11.71%) Finance
2 5 (4.50%) German Language
2 5 (4.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.70%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Local Government
4 2 (1.80%) Games
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
4 2 (1.80%) Marketing
4 2 (1.80%) Polish Language
5 1 (0.90%) Automotive
5 1 (0.90%) Back Office
5 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Analyst
2 17 (15.32%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (9.91%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (6.31%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Wintel Support
7 6 (5.41%) Active Directory Support
7 6 (5.41%) Administrator
7 6 (5.41%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) First Line Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.50%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (4.50%) Server Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Server Support
8 5 (4.50%) Server Support Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.60%) Web Services
1 4 (3.60%) XML
2 2 (1.80%) EDI
2 2 (1.80%) EDIFACT
2 2 (1.80%) Java EE
2 2 (1.80%) LAMP
2 2 (1.80%) SAML
3 1 (0.90%) CSS
3 1 (0.90%) HTML
3 1 (0.90%) J2EE
3 1 (0.90%) Middleware
3 1 (0.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.01%) Blackberry
3 9 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 9 (8.11%) Driving Licence
3 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.50%) PMI
5 3 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.70%) Statistics
5 3 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.80%) Contactless
6 2 (1.80%) Cryptography
6 2 (1.80%) iPhone
6 2 (1.80%) PKI
6 2 (1.80%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.80%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.80%) User Experience
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.90%) Economics
7 1 (0.90%) Handset
7 1 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (49.55%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Windows 7
3 14 (12.61%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.21%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.31%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.41%) Linux
8 5 (4.50%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.60%) Android
10 3 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.80%) HPUX
11 2 (1.80%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.80%) Solaris
11 2 (1.80%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.90%) NetWare
12 1 (0.90%) Unix
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (15.32%) ITIL
2 13 (11.71%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (11.71%) Project Management
3 10 (9.01%) PRINCE2
4 9 (8.11%) CRM
5 8 (7.21%) Change Management
6 7 (6.31%) CMMI
6 7 (6.31%) Line Management
6 7 (6.31%) Project Planning
7 6 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 6 (5.41%) Coaching
7 6 (5.41%) Portfolio Management
7 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.50%) Analytics
8 5 (4.50%) Data Management
8 5 (4.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (3.60%) Asset Management
9 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.60%) PRINCE
9 4 (3.60%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) SQL
2 4 (3.60%) C
3 3 (2.70%) MapBasic
4 2 (1.80%) Java
4 2 (1.80%) Perl
4 2 (1.80%) PHP
4 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.90%) Progress 4GL
5 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (9.91%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.31%) MCSA
3 7 (6.31%) MCSE
3 7 (6.31%) PMI Certification
3 7 (6.31%) PMP
4 5 (4.50%) MBA
4 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.70%) ISEB
5 3 (2.70%) MCP
5 3 (2.70%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) COBIT
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.80%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) GAMP
3 1 (0.90%) HL7
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 31 (27.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.90%) XenApp
4 1 (0.90%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.31%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (6.31%) NetBackup
2 7 (6.31%) WSUS
3 4 (3.60%) SCCM
4 3 (2.70%) NSN NetAct
5 2 (1.80%) Ansible
5 2 (1.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.80%) yum
6 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 50 (45.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.51%) VMware
3 12 (10.81%) HP
4 8 (7.21%) McAfee
5 6 (5.41%) Citrix
5 6 (5.41%) Oracle
6 4 (3.60%) Cisco
6 4 (3.60%) Ericsson
6 4 (3.60%) Huawei
6 4 (3.60%) Mapinfo
6 4 (3.60%) Nokia
6 4 (3.60%) SAP
7 3 (2.70%) Apple
7 3 (2.70%) Ariba
7 3 (2.70%) Intel
7 3 (2.70%) Nortel
7 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.80%) Lotus
8 2 (1.80%) Sun
8 2 (1.80%) Symantec
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