Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 17 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
Surrey > Guildford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 14 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 6.14% 6.60% 5.98%
As % of the Applications category 70.00% 48.28% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 6
Guildford median daily rate £160 £170 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -24.44% -30.23%
10th Percentile £146 £161 £158
90th Percentile £317 £210 £265
Surrey median daily rate £275 £225 £328
% change year-on-year +22.22% -31.30% +2.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 2
Guildford median hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.39% +6.35% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.58 £11.55 £12.88
90th Percentile £17.59 £26.13 £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -29.73% +17.46% +12.50%

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 Guildford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Guildford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 8.77% 13.68% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 13
Guildford median daily rate £215 £170 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.47% -34.62% -25.71%
10th Percentile £146 £113 £203
90th Percentile £454 £520 £510
Surrey median daily rate £400 £289 £375
% change year-on-year +38.53% -23.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 2
Guildford median hourly rate £13.50 £16.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.40% +6.35% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.15 £11.55 £12.88
90th Percentile £17.23 £26.13 £18.63
Surrey median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -21.62% +5.71% +20.69%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Guildford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Guildford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Guildford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Guildford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Guildford

For the 6 months to 17 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 Guildford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
6 3 (21.43%) SLA
6 3 (21.43%) Break/Fix
7 2 (14.29%) Samsung
7 2 (14.29%) Cisco
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (14.29%) MCSE
7 2 (14.29%) MCSA
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) MCP
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (14.29%) SCCM
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
1 2 (14.29%) VLAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intranet
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Service Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 8
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Break/Fix
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Benchmarking
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Information Governance
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security Governance
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCP
1 2 (14.29%) MCSA
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Samsung
3 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Planview