The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 27 August 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £488 £125
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +290.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- +57.89%
MOS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Qualifications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
163 122 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.06% 22.76% 21.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 77 46
Median daily rate £400 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £220 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.21% +12.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.23 £16.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £44.60 £29.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MOS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MOS across the West Sussex region.

MOS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MOS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MOS across the West Sussex region.

MOS Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex