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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 19 14
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 71 111 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.94% 8.12% 9.27%
As % of the Applications category 36.79% 50.68% 59.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 49
Average daily rate
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£325 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £188 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £251 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 18
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.75 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.77% -14.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £12.00 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £42.50 £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.77% +5.55%
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
193 219 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 13.42% 16.02% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 95 85
Average daily rate £335 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 23
Average hourly rate £17.36 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £41.55 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Reigate +6 8 £163 -56.66% 2
Guildford -16 8 £413 +57.14% 2
Woking +5 4 £145 -67.77%
Camberley +4 4 - - 1
Redhill +3 4 - - 1
Leatherhead +1 3 - - 3
Dorking -4 3 £270 -8.93% 1
Weybridge -1 1 - -
Egham -3 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Esher - 1 £115 - 3
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Horley - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 97 (56.07%) Microsoft
2 83 (47.98%) MS Excel
3 78 (45.09%) Windows
4 53 (30.64%) Active Directory
5 50 (28.90%) Windows 7
6 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (15.61%) ITIL
7 23 (13.29%) Degree
8 22 (12.72%) MS Visio
8 22 (12.72%) MS PowerPoint
9 20 (11.56%) MS Exchange
10 19 (10.98%) Windows XP
10 19 (10.98%) Finance
11 18 (10.40%) SQL
11 18 (10.40%) Business Objects
12 17 (9.83%) HP
13 16 (9.25%) SQL Server
13 16 (9.25%) WAN
14 15 (8.67%) Citrix
15 14 (8.09%) Oracle
16 13 (7.51%) SAP
16 13 (7.51%) LAN
16 13 (7.51%) VMware
17 11 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (6.36%) Ariba
17 11 (6.36%) Project Management
17 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
18 10 (5.78%) SAP SRM
18 10 (5.78%) Procure-to-pay
18 10 (5.78%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 20 (11.56%) MS Exchange
2 9 (5.20%) SharePoint
3 8 (4.62%) Lync
4 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 83 (47.98%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.72%) MS Visio
2 22 (12.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (4.05%) MS Project
4 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.16%) Open Workbench
4 2 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.16%) Acrobat
4 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.58%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.58%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (5.78%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.58%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Taleo
1 1 (0.58%) SaaS
1 1 (0.58%) PaaS
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
1 1 (0.58%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.25%) WAN
2 13 (7.51%) LAN
3 10 (5.78%) DHCP
4 9 (5.20%) TCP/IP
4 9 (5.20%) DNS
5 8 (4.62%) Internet
5 8 (4.62%) Radio Access Network
6 6 (3.47%) VPN
6 6 (3.47%) HTTP
7 5 (2.89%) 3G
7 5 (2.89%) SAN
8 4 (2.31%) NAS
8 4 (2.31%) 2G
8 4 (2.31%) VoIP
9 3 (1.73%) Firewall
9 3 (1.73%) 4G
10 2 (1.16%) Junos
10 2 (1.16%) Wireless
10 2 (1.16%) IP Telephony
10 2 (1.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.36%) BusinessObjects
3 9 (5.20%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.47%) MySQL
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (1.16%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 2 (1.16%) MS Access
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) QlikView
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.58%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 19 (10.98%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.62%) Legal
3 8 (4.62%) Electronics
4 7 (4.05%) Marketing
5 6 (3.47%) Advertising
5 6 (3.47%) Retail
6 4 (2.31%) Banking
7 3 (1.73%) Billing
8 2 (1.16%) Local Government
8 2 (1.16%) Dutch Language
8 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.16%) Law
8 2 (1.16%) Korean Language
8 2 (1.16%) Polish Language
9 1 (0.58%) Back Office
9 1 (0.58%) Automotive
9 1 (0.58%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 50 (28.90%) Analyst
2 22 (12.72%) Support Analyst
2 22 (12.72%) Support Engineer
3 18 (10.40%) Service Analyst
3 18 (10.40%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (9.25%) Desktop Support
5 15 (8.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (7.51%) Developer
6 13 (7.51%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (5.20%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (5.20%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (4.62%) IT Support
9 6 (3.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Data Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Rollout Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Data Governance Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Governance Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (3.47%) Technical Author
9 6 (3.47%) Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.20%) XML
2 8 (4.62%) .NET
3 6 (3.47%) Web Services
3 6 (3.47%) .NET Framework
3 6 (3.47%) JSON
3 6 (3.47%) REST
4 2 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.58%) XSLT
5 1 (0.58%) EDI
5 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.58%) WCF
5 1 (0.58%) WF
5 1 (0.58%) HTML
5 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.62%) Blackberry
3 6 (3.47%) E-Learning
3 6 (3.47%) FMCG
4 5 (2.89%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.31%) NHS
5 4 (2.31%) Performance Metrics
5 4 (2.31%) User Experience
6 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.16%) iPad
7 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.58%) iPhone
7 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.58%) Life Science
7 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.58%) EPoS
7 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.58%) PDA
7 1 (0.58%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (45.09%) Windows
2 50 (28.90%) Windows 7
3 19 (10.98%) Windows XP
4 11 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (5.78%) Windows 8
6 9 (5.20%) Linux
7 8 (4.62%) UNIX
8 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (3.47%) Android
10 5 (2.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.16%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.58%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.61%) ITIL
2 11 (6.36%) Project Management
3 10 (5.78%) Incident Management
3 10 (5.78%) Procure-to-pay
4 9 (5.20%) Change Management
5 8 (4.62%) Validation
5 8 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (4.62%) Service Management
5 8 (4.62%) Quality Management
5 8 (4.62%) ETL
6 7 (4.05%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (3.47%) Marketing Strategy
7 6 (3.47%) Risk Analysis
7 6 (3.47%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (3.47%) Marketing Management
7 6 (3.47%) ITIL V2
7 6 (3.47%) Data Governance
7 6 (3.47%) Data Modelling
7 6 (3.47%) PRINCE2
7 6 (3.47%) UML
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.40%) SQL
2 8 (4.62%) C#
2 8 (4.62%) Java
2 8 (4.62%) Perl
3 2 (1.16%) C++
3 2 (1.16%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.16%) VBA
3 2 (1.16%) C
4 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.58%) VBScript
4 1 (0.58%) VB
4 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (13.29%) Degree
2 10 (5.78%) MBA
2 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (5.20%) MCSE
4 6 (3.47%) MCSA
5 5 (2.89%) MCP
6 3 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.16%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.16%) MCDST
7 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.58%) VCP4
8 1 (0.58%) APMP
8 1 (0.58%) CIPD
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) SLA
1 9 (5.20%) QA
2 6 (3.47%) Solvency II
2 6 (3.47%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (30.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.05%) Terminal Services
4 5 (2.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (1.73%) XenApp
6 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
7 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (3.47%) Backup Exec
2 6 (3.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.58%) SCOM
3 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.58%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.58%) WSUS
3 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
Vendors
1 97 (56.07%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.40%) Business Objects
3 17 (9.83%) HP
4 15 (8.67%) Citrix
5 14 (8.09%) Oracle
6 13 (7.51%) SAP
6 13 (7.51%) VMware
7 11 (6.36%) Ariba
8 9 (5.20%) Apple
9 8 (4.62%) Symantec
10 7 (4.05%) Cisco
11 6 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (2.89%) Nortel
13 4 (2.31%) Ericsson
13 4 (2.31%) Greenplum
14 3 (1.73%) Barracuda Networks
14 3 (1.73%) Kaseya
14 3 (1.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
14 3 (1.73%) Avaya
14 3 (1.73%) Adobe
Camberley, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £9 - £14.5 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Gold Group
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Esher
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £13 - £16 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Esher
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £130.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
iKonnect
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago