The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Woking region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 6.59% 1.08% 1.61%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 6.67% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£300 £267 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +61.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £265 £263
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £74.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Woking region.

Applications Category
Woking
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Woking 24.18% 16.13% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 4
Average daily rate £335 £338 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.74% +35.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £267 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Woking

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Woking

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Woking

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Woking region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Woking

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
4 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
5 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
5 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
6 5 (35.71%) SCCM
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
7 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) LAN
7 4 (28.57%) WAN
7 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) Apple
8 3 (21.43%) Intranet
8 3 (21.43%) Internet
9 2 (14.29%) HP
9 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
9 2 (14.29%) VPN
9 2 (14.29%) DNS
9 2 (14.29%) SLA
9 2 (14.29%) VoIP
9 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
9 2 (14.29%) ITIL
9 2 (14.29%) MCP
9 2 (14.29%) LANDesk

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Woking by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Woking 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 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) LAN
1 4 (28.57%) WAN
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) Intranet
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) VPN
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 1 (7.14%) NAS
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support
3 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Lead
5 1 (7.14%) SAP SD Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Pricing Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Smartphone
2 2 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) iPad
3 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
1 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.14%) Time Management
2 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
2 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
2 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.14%) Validation
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) A+ Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
2 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec
5 1 (7.14%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) CommVault