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 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 38 105 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.82% 8.37% 5.23%
As % of the Applications category 27.54% 44.68% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 39 29
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £251
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +49.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £144 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £286 £265
% change year-on-year
+0.43% +8.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 11
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £25.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.54%
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
138 235 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 10.24% 18.74% 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 118 111
Average daily rate £352 £370 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.86% +17.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 29 15
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.25 £51.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.26% -

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 4 August 2015.

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
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 4 August 2015. 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 -11 6 £110 -70.66% 4
Staines +4 5 £338 -18.18%
Leatherhead - 5 £450 - 1
Woking -2 3 £210 -30.00% 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 3 £396 -
Redhill -2 1 - - 2
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 53 (48.18%) MS Excel
2 53 (48.18%) Windows
3 37 (33.64%) Windows 7
4 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
5 18 (16.36%) ITIL
6 13 (11.82%) HP
6 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (10.91%) Citrix
7 12 (10.91%) Windows XP
7 12 (10.91%) MS Visio
7 12 (10.91%) SQL
7 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
8 11 (10.00%) Finance
8 11 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (9.09%) Oracle
9 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
9 10 (9.09%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 10 (9.09%) MCSE
9 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (8.18%) SAP
10 9 (8.18%) Legal
10 9 (8.18%) VMware
10 9 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (7.27%) Degree
11 8 (7.27%) Change Management
11 8 (7.27%) MCP
11 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 10 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 10 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.91%) Lync
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.91%) Drupal
4 1 (0.91%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 53 (48.18%) MS Excel
2 13 (11.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (10.91%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.73%) Open Workbench
4 3 (2.73%) MS Project
5 1 (0.91%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.64%) SAP SRM
2 3 (2.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.91%) Maximo
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.91%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Office 365
2 1 (0.91%) MailChimp
2 1 (0.91%) Yammer
2 1 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) TCP/IP
2 7 (6.36%) LAN
2 7 (6.36%) WAN
3 6 (5.45%) DNS
4 5 (4.55%) VPN
4 5 (4.55%) DHCP
4 5 (4.55%) HTTP
5 4 (3.64%) Wireless
6 2 (1.82%) Intranet
6 2 (1.82%) 3G
6 2 (1.82%) Firewall
7 1 (0.91%) Internet
7 1 (0.91%) ADSL
7 1 (0.91%) PSTN
7 1 (0.91%) VoIP
7 1 (0.91%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 4 (3.64%) Cognos Transformer
3 4 (3.64%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.91%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.91%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.64%) Toad
General
1 11 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (8.18%) Legal
3 4 (3.64%) Korean Language
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Electronics
4 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.91%) French Language
6 1 (0.91%) German Language
6 1 (0.91%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.91%) Law
6 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
6 1 (0.91%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (20.00%) Analyst
2 18 (16.36%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.91%) 1st Line Support
4 11 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 11 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 10 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.18%) IT Support
7 8 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Administrator
8 7 (6.36%) Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.45%) PC Engineer
10 5 (4.55%) Author
10 5 (4.55%) Technical Author
10 5 (4.55%) Service Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) IT Support Analyst
10 5 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.64%) Help Desk Engineer
11 4 (3.64%) PC Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) .NET
2 5 (4.55%) Web Services
2 5 (4.55%) XML
2 5 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 5 (4.55%) JSON
2 5 (4.55%) REST
3 3 (2.73%) ODBC
3 3 (2.73%) EDI
4 2 (1.82%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.91%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.36%) NHS
3 6 (5.45%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.45%) Smartphone
3 6 (5.45%) Statistics
4 5 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.64%) BYOD
6 3 (2.73%) Video Editing
7 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.82%) iPhone
7 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.91%) User Experience
8 1 (0.91%) iPad
8 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 53 (48.18%) Windows
2 37 (33.64%) Windows 7
3 12 (10.91%) Windows XP
4 11 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.73%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.82%) Linux
8 2 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.36%) ITIL
2 10 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 9 (8.18%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (7.27%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.27%) Change Management
4 8 (7.27%) Coaching
5 7 (6.36%) Project Management
5 7 (6.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (5.45%) Data Management
7 5 (4.55%) UML
7 5 (4.55%) OO
7 5 (4.55%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.64%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (3.64%) Physical Data Model
8 4 (3.64%) Procure-to-pay
8 4 (3.64%) Mentoring
8 4 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.73%) BPR
9 3 (2.73%) Quality Management
9 3 (2.73%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.91%) SQL
2 6 (5.45%) C#
2 6 (5.45%) Java
3 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.91%) VB
4 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.91%) VBA
4 1 (0.91%) VB6
4 1 (0.91%) Ruby
4 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.91%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) MCSE
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.27%) MCP
2 8 (7.27%) Degree
3 4 (3.64%) MCSA
4 3 (2.73%) MBA
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.82%) ISEB
5 2 (1.82%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.73%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) Solvency II
2 3 (2.73%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (26.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.91%) vSphere
4 1 (0.91%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 8 (7.27%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 64 (58.18%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.82%) HP
3 12 (10.91%) Citrix
4 10 (9.09%) Oracle
5 9 (8.18%) SAP
5 9 (8.18%) VMware
6 6 (5.45%) Cognos
6 6 (5.45%) Dell
6 6 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (4.55%) LANDesk
8 4 (3.64%) Ariba
9 3 (2.73%) CA
9 3 (2.73%) McAfee
9 3 (2.73%) Cisco
10 2 (1.82%) Remedy
11 1 (0.91%) Symantec
11 1 (0.91%) Informatica
11 1 (0.91%) Lotus
11 1 (0.91%) Apple
11 1 (0.91%) IBM
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