The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills 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 MS Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 5 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 65 29 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.57% 7.30% 5.54%
As % of the Applications category 66.33% 43.28% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 14
Average daily rate
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£145 £325 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.38% -1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £126 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £354 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £250 £260
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.44 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.61% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £15.90 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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 West Sussex region.

Applications Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
98 67 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 28.00% 16.88% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 36 40
Average daily rate £260 £348 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +2.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £144 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% -23.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £10.00 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.82 £33.65 £20.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Crawley +16 20 £120 -40.00% 3
Worthing -1 12 £268 -26.20%
Gatwick +1 10 £163 -50.00%
East Grinstead 0 7 £295 +18.00% 2
Burgess Hill - - - -
Haywards Heath - - - -
Horsham - - - - 2
Shoreham-by-Sea - - - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 72 (64.29%) Windows
2 70 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 53 (47.32%) Active Directory
4 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 32 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 27 (24.11%) ITIL
7 22 (19.64%) SQL
8 20 (17.86%) Windows XP
9 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (16.96%) SCCM
10 18 (16.07%) MS Visio
11 16 (14.29%) MCSE
11 16 (14.29%) MCP
11 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
11 16 (14.29%) Incident Management
11 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (12.50%) Linux
12 14 (12.50%) Firewall
13 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
13 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
14 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
15 11 (9.82%) Coaching
15 11 (9.82%) MS Project
15 11 (9.82%) SAN
15 11 (9.82%) Finance
16 10 (8.93%) McAfee
16 10 (8.93%) Wireless
16 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 10 (8.93%) CISSP
16 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 13 (11.61%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.93%) IIS
2 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.79%) Documentum
6 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.89%) CICS
6 1 (0.89%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 42 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.07%) MS Visio
3 11 (9.82%) MS Project
4 4 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.89%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 14 (12.50%) Firewall
3 11 (9.82%) SAN
4 10 (8.93%) Wireless
5 5 (4.46%) Internet
6 4 (3.57%) LAN
7 3 (2.68%) WAN
7 3 (2.68%) Intranet
8 2 (1.79%) Network Security
9 1 (0.89%) DHCP
9 1 (0.89%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.89%) VPN
9 1 (0.89%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (3.57%) Subversion
2 2 (1.79%) PVCS
2 2 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.89%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.89%) Trac
General
1 11 (9.82%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Marketing
3 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.89%) Advertising
4 1 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (42.86%) Analyst
2 30 (26.79%) Support Engineer
3 22 (19.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 21 (18.75%) Support Analyst
5 13 (11.61%) Desktop Support
5 13 (11.61%) Desktop Engineer
6 11 (9.82%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (8.93%) Security Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Help Desk Support
7 10 (8.93%) IT Security Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) IT Support
8 8 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
10 5 (4.46%) Help Desk Analyst
10 5 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.57%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.79%) Web Services
2 1 (0.89%) HTML
2 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.57%) Statistics
5 3 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.68%) Informatics
6 2 (1.79%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.79%) Open Source
6 2 (1.79%) Social Media
6 2 (1.79%) iPad
6 2 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.79%) iPhone
7 1 (0.89%) NHS
7 1 (0.89%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.89%) CMDB
7 1 (0.89%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 72 (64.29%) Windows
2 32 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 20 (17.86%) Windows XP
4 14 (12.50%) Linux
5 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.46%) Windows 2000
7 5 (4.46%) Mac OS X
8 4 (3.57%) Mac OS
8 4 (3.57%) Windows Phone
9 3 (2.68%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.79%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.79%) Android
11 1 (0.89%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.11%) ITIL
2 16 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 13 (11.61%) PRINCE2
4 11 (9.82%) Coaching
5 10 (8.93%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (6.25%) Service Management
6 7 (6.25%) Project Management
6 7 (6.25%) Programme Management
7 5 (4.46%) Information Security
8 4 (3.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.57%) Financial Analysis
8 4 (3.57%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.57%) Performance Management
8 4 (3.57%) Quality Management
8 4 (3.57%) ITSM
9 3 (2.68%) ERP
9 3 (2.68%) Migration
9 3 (2.68%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.64%) SQL
2 5 (4.46%) VB
3 4 (3.57%) VB6
3 4 (3.57%) C
4 1 (0.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (14.29%) MCSE
2 16 (14.29%) MCP
3 10 (8.93%) CISSP
3 10 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (8.93%) CCNA
3 10 (8.93%) CEH
4 7 (6.25%) Degree
5 6 (5.36%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.46%) MCDST
6 5 (4.46%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.68%) PMP
7 3 (2.68%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.79%) MCTS
8 2 (1.79%) MCITP
8 2 (1.79%) MCSA
9 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.46%) QA
2 2 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (47.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (16.96%) SCCM
2 10 (8.93%) Nessus
3 3 (2.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.68%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 70 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.93%) McAfee
2 10 (8.93%) Qualys
3 7 (6.25%) Citrix
4 5 (4.46%) Apple
5 4 (3.57%) Symantec
5 4 (3.57%) Lotus
5 4 (3.57%) Cisco
5 4 (3.57%) Dell
6 3 (2.68%) Oracle
6 3 (2.68%) SAP
6 3 (2.68%) HP
7 2 (1.79%) Facebook
7 2 (1.79%) Twitter
7 2 (1.79%) Kaseya
7 2 (1.79%) Avaya
8 1 (0.89%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.89%) VMware
8 1 (0.89%) Remedy
8 1 (0.89%) Northgate
Crawley, West Sussex
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £15.00 per hour
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Rate: £14 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Gold Group
Rate: £14 - £16 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
East Grinstead
Computer Futures
Posted: 11 days ago
West Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago