The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 March 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
West Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 17 13
Rank change year-on-year +1 -4  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 3.96% 6.88% 7.03%
As % of the Applications category 14.81% 40.63% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Median daily rate - £280 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.63 £13.06
% change year-on-year -13.60% +19.68%  

MS 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 Crawley with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 32 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 26.73% 16.93% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 25 11
Median daily rate £350 £284 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.34% -24.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £468 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £52.50 - £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Crawley

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Crawley

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Crawley

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Crawley region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
2 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 5 (29.41%) Office 365
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Benchmarking
3 4 (23.53%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
4 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 3 (17.65%) Degree
4 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) ADSL
4 3 (17.65%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 3 (17.65%) VPN
4 3 (17.65%) DNS
4 3 (17.65%) SSL
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL

MS Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Project
3 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Boomi
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) iPaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) ADSL
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) NAS
1 3 (17.65%) Network Security
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Process Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Business Change Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Change Business Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Business Process Improvement Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Change Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) CMS Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Regulatory Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (29.41%) Project Management
1 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Benchmarking
3 3 (17.65%) Line Management
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Network Design
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Critical Path Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
4 2 (11.76%) Resource Levelling
4 2 (11.76%) SWOT Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 3 (17.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) PMO
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Apple
2 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
2 3 (17.65%) SonicWALL
2 3 (17.65%) Veeam
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Ariba
3 2 (11.76%) Concur
3 2 (11.76%) Dell
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) Planview