The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office
East Sussex / Brighton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 31 29
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 3 1 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Brighton 1.60% 0.52% 4.69%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 12.50% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Median daily rate £213 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 - £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 - £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.65
% change year-on-year -16.51% +20.90%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Brighton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9 8 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 4.79% 4.19% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 24
Median daily rate £263 £421 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.68% -11.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £258 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £443 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Brighton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Office in Brighton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Brighton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Brighton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Brighton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) PMI
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365 Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (16.67%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) VMware