Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 41 48
Rank change year-on-year +3 +7 -23
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 21 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 3.87% 3.23% 2.87%
As % of the Applications category 47.73% 35.42% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 7
East Sussex median daily rate £275 £202 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.48% +43.93% -52.94%
10th Percentile £123 £119 £132
90th Percentile £423 £413 £493
South East median daily rate £275 £290 £300
% change year-on-year -5.17% -3.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% +7.15%
South East median hourly rate £13.02 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.23% +7.14% -

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 44 48 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 8.10% 9.13% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 30 75
East Sussex median daily rate £325 £345 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% +15.00% +13.74%
10th Percentile £126 £184 £208
90th Percentile £445 £401 £488
South East median daily rate £345 £320 £325
% change year-on-year +7.81% -1.54% +1.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 7
East Sussex median hourly rate - £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.94% +6.25%
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.10
% change year-on-year -6.06% +9.27% +4.93%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +15 15 £275 -33.41%
Eastbourne +5 1 £125 -
Hove -6 1 £475 +15.01%
Hastings - 1 £128 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 15 (71.43%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (52.38%) Office 365
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 10 (47.62%) Mobile Device Management
5 9 (42.86%) Migration
5 9 (42.86%) Information Security
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
10 3 (14.29%) Data Management
10 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
10 3 (14.29%) Service Management
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
10 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
10 3 (14.29%) LAN
10 3 (14.29%) WAN
10 3 (14.29%) DHCP
10 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
10 3 (14.29%) DNS
10 3 (14.29%) Cisco
10 3 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
10 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
10 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria

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 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) LAN
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Office 365 Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Rollout Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Rollout Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Project Implementation Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Vista
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Project Management
2 10 (47.62%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (42.86%) Information Security
3 9 (42.86%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (14.29%) Contract Management
6 3 (14.29%) Data Management
6 3 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Change Control
8 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
8 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.76%) Line Management
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Levelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Samsung
3 1 (4.76%) SAP