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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 34 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.86% 8.81% 7.45%
As % of the Applications category 45.33% 44.29% 36.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 13
Average daily rate
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£390 £225 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.33% -13.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £155 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £330 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £271
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -16.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +1.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £13.08 £12.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £30.00 £18.31
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.64% -
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
75 70 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 12.93% 19.89% 20.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 40
Average daily rate £380 £288 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.17% -17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £200 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £471 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 20
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -39.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
Gatwick -10 7 £385 +71.11%
Crawley -14 7 £425 +112.50% 4
Worthing -6 5 £120 -55.14%
Haywards Heath - 2 - -
Horsham - 2 - -
Shoreham-by-Sea - 1 - -
Chichester - 1 - - 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 45 (66.18%) Microsoft
2 38 (55.88%) Windows
3 31 (45.59%) MS Excel
4 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
5 18 (26.47%) MS Project
6 16 (23.53%) ITIL
6 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
7 15 (22.06%) MS Visio
8 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
9 12 (17.65%) Project Management
9 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
9 12 (17.65%) PRINCE2
10 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (16.18%) Finance
11 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
11 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
11 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
13 8 (11.76%) Coaching
13 8 (11.76%) SQL
13 8 (11.76%) Wireless
14 7 (10.29%) SAP
14 7 (10.29%) MCP
14 7 (10.29%) Linux
14 7 (10.29%) MCSE
14 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (8.82%) SCCM
15 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
15 6 (8.82%) XML
15 6 (8.82%) McAfee

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (7.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) Site Server
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 31 (45.59%) MS Excel
2 18 (26.47%) MS Project
3 15 (22.06%) MS Visio
4 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.47%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) assyst
1 1 (1.47%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.71%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.76%) Wireless
3 5 (7.35%) Firewall
3 5 (7.35%) Intranet
3 5 (7.35%) SAN
4 4 (5.88%) WAN
5 3 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (4.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (2.94%) LAN
6 2 (2.94%) Internet
7 1 (1.47%) SNMP
7 1 (1.47%) DNS
7 1 (1.47%) DHCP
7 1 (1.47%) BT 21CN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) LabVIEW
2 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.41%) Trac
2 3 (4.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (16.18%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) Law
3 1 (1.47%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.82%) IT Support
5 6 (8.82%) Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) .NET Developer
6 5 (7.35%) IT Support Technician
6 5 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (7.35%) Support Technician
6 5 (7.35%) IT Security Analyst
7 4 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) XML
2 5 (7.35%) XSL
2 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.35%) CSS
2 5 (7.35%) HTML
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) Web Services
2 5 (7.35%) WCF
3 4 (5.88%) SOAP
4 3 (4.41%) XSLT
5 1 (1.47%) MSMQ
5 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.47%) SignalR
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.47%) Ajax
5 1 (1.47%) Velocity
5 1 (1.47%) jQuery
5 1 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Blackberry
1 6 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (7.35%) NHS
2 5 (7.35%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) iPad
4 3 (4.41%) iPhone
4 3 (4.41%) Telematics
5 1 (1.47%) EPoS
5 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 38 (55.88%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 14 (20.59%) Windows XP
4 7 (10.29%) Linux
4 7 (10.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
5 3 (4.41%) Android
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.47%) VMS
7 1 (1.47%) UNIX
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) ITIL
2 12 (17.65%) Project Management
2 12 (17.65%) PRINCE2
3 8 (11.76%) Coaching
4 6 (8.82%) Incident Management
5 5 (7.35%) Validation
5 5 (7.35%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.35%) Information Security
5 5 (7.35%) Programme Management
5 5 (7.35%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (7.35%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (7.35%) Mentoring
5 5 (7.35%) Document Management
5 5 (7.35%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (5.88%) Time Management
6 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.88%) Line Management
6 4 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) C#
2 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.88%) VB6
3 4 (5.88%) VB
4 3 (4.41%) Python
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.29%) MCP
4 7 (10.29%) MCSE
5 5 (7.35%) CCNA
5 5 (7.35%) CISSP
5 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (7.35%) CEH
5 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.41%) PMP
6 3 (4.41%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.94%) MCDST
7 2 (2.94%) Degree
8 1 (1.47%) ISEB
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) QA
1 4 (5.88%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) GAMP
2 1 (1.47%) GMP
2 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) P3O
System Software
1 26 (38.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 5 (7.35%) Nessus
3 1 (1.47%) SCSM
Vendors
1 45 (66.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) SAP
3 6 (8.82%) McAfee
4 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 5 (7.35%) Qualys
5 4 (5.88%) Citrix
5 4 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (1.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.47%) BT
6 1 (1.47%) Avaya
6 1 (1.47%) Intel
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