Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 6 months to 13 December 2018 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8 +11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 26 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.93% 4.36% 3.09%
As % of the Applications category 70.27% 50.00% 34.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 9
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £281 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +40.63% +42.86%
10th Percentile £162 £123 £120
90th Percentile £398 £415 £413
South East median daily rate £275 £275 £295
% change year-on-year - -6.78% -1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 37 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 5.59% 8.71% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 31
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £320 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.30% -4.17%
10th Percentile £184 £126 £163
90th Percentile £473 £441 £400
South East median daily rate £374 £345 £320
% change year-on-year +8.41% +7.81% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £17.50
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in East Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in East Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in East Sussex over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in East Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in East Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brighton -13 16 £215 -26.81% 2
Lewes - 4 - - 1
Eastbourne -3 1 £250 +100.00%
Hastings -5 1 £300 +135.29%
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (42.31%) Finance
3 10 (38.46%) SQL
3 10 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
5 8 (30.77%) Data Quality
5 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
5 8 (30.77%) Banking
6 7 (26.92%) Data Management
6 7 (26.92%) QlikView
6 7 (26.92%) Tableau
6 7 (26.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (26.92%) ETL
6 7 (26.92%) SAS
6 7 (26.92%) ITIL
7 6 (23.08%) Project Planning
8 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 5 (19.23%) Windows
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) Project Management
9 4 (15.38%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (15.38%) Analytics
10 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
10 3 (11.54%) PMO
10 3 (11.54%) Dynamics 365

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (26.92%) SAS
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Eloqua
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
2 7 (26.92%) QlikView
2 7 (26.92%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
4 2 (7.69%) Electronics
4 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Administrator
2 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
2 4 (15.38%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Consultant
3 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.54%) Technical Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Developer
4 2 (7.69%) SAS Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Visual Analytics Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (3.85%) CSS
1 1 (3.85%) CSS3
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) HTML5
1 1 (3.85%) JSON
1 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.85%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
2 9 (34.62%) Data Modelling
3 7 (26.92%) Data Management
3 7 (26.92%) ETL
3 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 6 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (15.38%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) CRM
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Document Management
7 3 (11.54%) Presales
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Time Management
8 2 (7.69%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) ABAP
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBA
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.69%) CCNA
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MCSA
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (7.69%) RHCSA
3 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) Data Quality
2 3 (11.54%) PMO
2 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Tableau
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Ivanti
4 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Virgin Media
6 1 (3.85%) Lotus
6 1 (3.85%) Marketo
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com