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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 5.79% 7.22% 5.16%
As % of the Applications category 49.09% 44.16% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 9
Average daily rate £280 £290 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £130 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £420 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £263 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.38% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 7
Average hourly rate £23.50 £15.75 £12.46
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.20% +26.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £13.50 £12.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £21.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
55 77 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 11.80% 16.35% 11.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 23
Average daily rate £313 £360 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.19% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £157 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £425 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £12.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Crawley -6 7 £280 -30.00% 2
Worthing 0 5 - -
Haywards Heath +4 4 - -
Gatwick +1 2 £450 +7.14%
Burgess Hill - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 49 (60.49%) Microsoft
2 42 (51.85%) MS Excel
3 41 (50.62%) Windows
4 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
5 20 (24.69%) Active Directory
6 15 (18.52%) Finance
7 14 (17.28%) Migration
7 14 (17.28%) ITIL
8 13 (16.05%) MS Project
8 13 (16.05%) Documentum
8 13 (16.05%) Project Management
8 13 (16.05%) Change Management
9 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
9 10 (12.35%) MS Exchange
9 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (12.35%) Open Workbench
10 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
10 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
11 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
11 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
12 7 (8.64%) Office 365
12 7 (8.64%) SCSM
12 7 (8.64%) EDRMS
12 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
12 7 (8.64%) MS Visio
13 6 (7.41%) VBA
13 6 (7.41%) Oracle
13 6 (7.41%) VPN
13 6 (7.41%) Programme Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (16.05%) Documentum
2 10 (12.35%) MS Exchange
3 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.47%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.47%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.23%) Alfresco
6 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 42 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.05%) MS Project
3 10 (12.35%) Open Workbench
4 7 (8.64%) MS Visio
5 6 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Office 365
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) VPN
2 5 (6.17%) WAN
3 3 (3.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
4 2 (2.47%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) Firewall
4 2 (2.47%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) ADSL
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.23%) IPsec
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) Network Security
5 1 (1.23%) PBX
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) EDRMS
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.23%) PVCS
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (6.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.70%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.47%) Legal
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Electronics
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (39.51%) Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
2 13 (16.05%) Support Engineer
3 10 (12.35%) Desktop Support
3 10 (12.35%) Service Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (11.11%) Applications Support
4 9 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 8 (9.88%) IT Support
6 7 (8.64%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (8.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) IT Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) IT Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.47%) Middleware
1 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (2.47%) XML
2 1 (1.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.94%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (2.47%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.23%) CPLD
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.23%) FMCG
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) NHS
3 1 (1.23%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (50.62%) Windows
2 26 (32.10%) Windows 7
3 10 (12.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.47%) Linux
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
7 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.23%) AIX
8 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.23%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.28%) ITIL
1 14 (17.28%) Migration
2 13 (16.05%) Change Management
2 13 (16.05%) Project Management
3 10 (12.35%) Risk Management
4 8 (9.88%) Problem Management
5 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.41%) Line Management
6 6 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 6 (7.41%) Resource Management
6 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Management
7 5 (6.17%) Change Control
7 5 (6.17%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
8 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.70%) People Management
9 3 (3.70%) Project Governance
9 3 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.41%) VBA
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.70%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) C++
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.70%) ISEB
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.47%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.47%) CBAP
4 2 (2.47%) MCP
4 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.23%) APMP
5 1 (1.23%) Degree
5 1 (1.23%) EMC Certification
5 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) P3O
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 20 (24.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Terminal Services
3 2 (2.47%) XenApp
4 1 (1.23%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) SCSM
2 3 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (60.49%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Citrix
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) SAP
5 2 (2.47%) Apple
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Dell
5 2 (2.47%) Lotus
6 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.23%) EMC
6 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.23%) HP
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.23%) Kaseya
6 1 (1.23%) Panasonic
6 1 (1.23%) Tableau
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