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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 77 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 5.62% 8.09% 7.47%
As % of the Applications category 37.38% 50.00% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 59 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £306 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +49.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £245 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.36% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 25 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +4.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.36 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £79.00 £35.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
206 236 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.05% 16.18% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 121 80
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £171 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 34 24
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.80 £12.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £51.50 £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 April 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
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 April 2015.

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 April 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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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 -7 10 £275 +7.31% 6
Camberley -2 6 - - 1
Woking +14 4 £170 -38.73% 3
Chertsey +4 4 - -
Sunbury-on-Thames +3 4 £405 +61.80%
Weybridge 0 4 - - 1
Reigate +4 3 - -
Leatherhead -2 3 - - 3
Redhill -4 3 £120 - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Staines +5 1 - - 2
Epsom -5 1 £110 - 1
Esher - 1 £115 -
Egham - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 76 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 60 (43.80%) MS Excel
3 57 (41.61%) Windows
4 34 (24.82%) Active Directory
4 34 (24.82%) Windows 7
5 23 (16.79%) Degree
6 22 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (14.60%) ITIL
8 19 (13.87%) MS Visio
9 18 (13.14%) SAP
9 18 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
10 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
11 15 (10.95%) SQL
11 15 (10.95%) Windows XP
12 14 (10.22%) Business Objects
12 14 (10.22%) Finance
13 13 (9.49%) Oracle
14 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
14 12 (8.76%) Ariba
15 11 (8.03%) SAP SRM
15 11 (8.03%) Procure-to-pay
16 10 (7.30%) Change Management
16 10 (7.30%) MBA
16 10 (7.30%) Citrix
16 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (7.30%) Blackberry
16 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
16 10 (7.30%) MCSE
17 9 (6.57%) MS Exchange
17 9 (6.57%) .NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (6.57%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.65%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (2.92%) Lync
4 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.46%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 60 (43.80%) MS Excel
2 19 (13.87%) MS Visio
3 18 (13.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.38%) MS Project
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.46%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.73%) SPSS
6 1 (0.73%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 11 (8.03%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.73%) Maximo
2 1 (0.73%) Cognos Controller
2 1 (0.73%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.73%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.65%) Office 365
2 1 (0.73%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) PaaS
2 1 (0.73%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.84%) LAN
1 8 (5.84%) WAN
1 8 (5.84%) VPN
2 7 (5.11%) TCP/IP
2 7 (5.11%) HTTP
3 6 (4.38%) DHCP
3 6 (4.38%) DNS
4 4 (2.92%) Wireless
5 3 (2.19%) Internet
5 3 (2.19%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (1.46%) Junos
6 2 (1.46%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.46%) VLAN
6 2 (1.46%) Firewall
6 2 (1.46%) 3G
7 1 (0.73%) FTP
7 1 (0.73%) SNMP
7 1 (0.73%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.73%) SSL
7 1 (0.73%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.76%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (4.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.92%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (2.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (1.46%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.46%) MySQL
7 1 (0.73%) MS Access
7 1 (0.73%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.73%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.73%) QlikView
7 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.73%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (5.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.46%) Toad
3 1 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (10.22%) Finance
2 9 (6.57%) Electronics
3 7 (5.11%) Legal
3 7 (5.11%) Marketing
3 7 (5.11%) Retail
4 6 (4.38%) Advertising
4 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.92%) Korean Language
6 2 (1.46%) Local Government
6 2 (1.46%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.73%) Automotive
7 1 (0.73%) Law
7 1 (0.73%) Publishing
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Banking
7 1 (0.73%) Billing
7 1 (0.73%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.73%) French Language
7 1 (0.73%) German Language
7 1 (0.73%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 34 (24.82%) Analyst
2 16 (11.68%) 1st Line Support
3 15 (10.95%) Support Engineer
3 15 (10.95%) Support Analyst
4 11 (8.03%) Developer
4 11 (8.03%) IT Support
5 10 (7.30%) Desktop Support
6 7 (5.11%) Author
6 7 (5.11%) Technical Author
6 7 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (5.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (5.11%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (4.38%) Service Analyst
7 6 (4.38%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.65%) Administrator
8 5 (3.65%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (3.65%) Data Manager
8 5 (3.65%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 5 (3.65%) Data Governance Manager
8 5 (3.65%) Governance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.57%) .NET
2 8 (5.84%) XML
3 7 (5.11%) Web Services
3 7 (5.11%) JSON
3 7 (5.11%) .NET Framework
3 7 (5.11%) REST
4 3 (2.19%) EDI
5 2 (1.46%) Application Packaging
5 2 (1.46%) ODBC
6 1 (0.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.30%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.38%) FMCG
3 6 (4.38%) E-Learning
3 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.92%) Smartphone
4 4 (2.92%) NHS
5 3 (2.19%) Statistics
5 3 (2.19%) User Experience
6 2 (1.46%) BYOD
6 2 (1.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.46%) iPhone
6 2 (1.46%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.73%) EPoS
7 1 (0.73%) Life Science
7 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.73%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.61%) Windows
2 34 (24.82%) Windows 7
3 15 (10.95%) Windows XP
4 9 (6.57%) Windows 8
5 6 (4.38%) Android
6 5 (3.65%) Linux
6 5 (3.65%) Mac OS X
7 4 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.19%) UNIX
9 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.73%) Solaris
10 1 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.73%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.60%) ITIL
2 11 (8.03%) Procure-to-pay
3 10 (7.30%) Change Management
3 10 (7.30%) Data Modelling
4 8 (5.84%) Project Management
5 7 (5.11%) UML
5 7 (5.11%) OO
5 7 (5.11%) Quality Management
5 7 (5.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (5.11%) Data Management
6 6 (4.38%) Marketing Strategy
6 6 (4.38%) Marketing Management
6 6 (4.38%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (4.38%) B2B
7 5 (3.65%) PRINCE2
7 5 (3.65%) Service Management
7 5 (3.65%) Risk Analysis
7 5 (3.65%) Data Governance
8 4 (2.92%) Migration
8 4 (2.92%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.95%) SQL
2 9 (6.57%) C#
2 9 (6.57%) Java
3 5 (3.65%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.19%) Perl
4 3 (2.19%) VBA
5 2 (1.46%) C++
5 2 (1.46%) VB
6 1 (0.73%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.73%) VBScript
6 1 (0.73%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.73%) C
6 1 (0.73%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.73%) Ruby
6 1 (0.73%) VB6
6 1 (0.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (16.79%) Degree
2 10 (7.30%) MBA
2 10 (7.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (7.30%) MCSE
3 8 (5.84%) MCP
4 4 (2.92%) A+ Certification
5 3 (2.19%) MCSA
6 2 (1.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.65%) Data Quality
1 5 (3.65%) Solvency II
2 4 (2.92%) QA
2 4 (2.92%) SLA
3 2 (1.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 34 (24.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.46%) BitLocker
3 2 (1.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (6.57%) SCCM
2 2 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (1.46%) SCOM
3 1 (0.73%) Nagios
3 1 (0.73%) Puppet
3 1 (0.73%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 76 (55.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.14%) SAP
3 14 (10.22%) Business Objects
4 13 (9.49%) Oracle
5 12 (8.76%) Ariba
6 10 (7.30%) Citrix
7 9 (6.57%) HP
8 7 (5.11%) Apple
8 7 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (5.11%) VMware
9 4 (2.92%) Dell
9 4 (2.92%) Symantec
9 4 (2.92%) Cognos
10 3 (2.19%) Cisco
10 3 (2.19%) LANDesk
11 2 (1.46%) Mitel
11 2 (1.46%) Lotus
11 2 (1.46%) Adobe
11 2 (1.46%) Juniper
11 2 (1.46%) Remedy
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