Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 12 November 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 > Surrey
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 42 24
Rank change year-on-year -17 -18 +36
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 118 125 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.67% 4.53% 6.34%
As % of the Applications category 33.24% 35.92% 56.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 64 80
Surrey median daily rate £275 £282 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.31% +32.47% -27.97%
10th Percentile £105 £106 £119
90th Percentile £516 £496 £476
South East median daily rate £275 £275 £287
% change year-on-year - -4.01% -4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 22
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -27.78% +14.29%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.00 £11.35
90th Percentile £20.52 £16.25 £20.00
South East median hourly rate £13.98 £13.85 £14.23
% change year-on-year +0.90% -2.64% +1.61%

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 Surrey with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 355 348 259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.05% 12.61% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 211 143
Surrey median daily rate £425 £400 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +42.86% -25.33%
10th Percentile £159 £155 £121
90th Percentile £578 £538 £488
South East median daily rate £374 £345 £323
% change year-on-year +8.41% +6.98% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 32 38
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -22.37% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.05 £10.32 £11.00
90th Percentile £21.20 £20.32 £37.95
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% -6.06% +10.00%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Surrey over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +5 13 £358 +30.66%
Guildford -23 12 £105 -35.38% 7
Woking -5 11 - - 2
Epsom +10 10 £210 +90.91% 2
Leatherhead +14 9 £263 +87.50% 2
Reigate -8 7 £225 -40.00% 2
Chertsey +9 6 £385 +10.00% 1
Staines -17 6 £375 -3.23% 1
Redhill +7 5 £275 +89.66% 2
Godalming -3 3 £145 +31.82%
Camberley +3 2 - -
Egham +1 2 - -
Tadworth - 1 £275 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 69 (58.47%) Microsoft
2 62 (52.54%) Windows
3 44 (37.29%) Active Directory
4 39 (33.05%) Windows 7
5 34 (28.81%) Office 365
6 32 (27.12%) Finance
7 26 (22.03%) ITIL
7 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
8 25 (21.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 25 (21.19%) SLA
8 25 (21.19%) Windows 10
9 23 (19.49%) SCCM
10 21 (17.80%) Project Management
11 20 (16.95%) WAN
11 20 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (16.10%) LAN
13 18 (15.25%) Citrix
13 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
14 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
16 15 (12.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
18 13 (11.02%) PMO
18 13 (11.02%) Change Management
19 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
19 12 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
20 11 (9.32%) MCSE
20 11 (9.32%) Avaya
20 11 (9.32%) Video Conferencing

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 20 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (10.17%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (3.39%) Confluence
7 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (21.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (12.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (8.47%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) SAP CO
1 2 (1.69%) SAP FI
1 2 (1.69%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (1.69%) SAP MM
1 2 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
1 2 (1.69%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.81%) Office 365
2 7 (5.93%) Yammer
3 2 (1.69%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.95%) WAN
2 19 (16.10%) LAN
3 16 (13.56%) TCP/IP
4 10 (8.47%) Internet
5 9 (7.63%) WebEx
6 7 (5.93%) DHCP
6 7 (5.93%) DNS
6 7 (5.93%) VPN
7 5 (4.24%) Intranet
7 5 (4.24%) IP Telephony
7 5 (4.24%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (4.24%) VoIP
8 4 (3.39%) Skype
8 4 (3.39%) SMTP
9 2 (1.69%) Junos
10 1 (0.85%) Firewall
10 1 (0.85%) IMAP
10 1 (0.85%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.85%) VLAN
10 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.69%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.85%) Power BI
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (5.08%) JIRA
2 3 (2.54%) LabVIEW
3 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (27.12%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 3 (2.54%) Electronics
4 3 (2.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.54%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.69%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.69%) Law
5 2 (1.69%) Mandarin Language
5 2 (1.69%) Publishing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (37.29%) Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Service Analyst
2 18 (15.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (13.56%) Desktop Support
3 16 (13.56%) IT Support
4 14 (11.86%) IT Analyst
4 14 (11.86%) Support Engineer
5 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.32%) Project Manager
6 11 (9.32%) Service Desk Support
7 8 (6.78%) Administrator
7 8 (6.78%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (6.78%) IT Support Analyst
8 7 (5.93%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.93%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.93%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) Field Engineer
9 6 (5.08%) IT Administrator
9 6 (5.08%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 5 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) LDAP
2 2 (1.69%) HTML
2 2 (1.69%) JSON
2 2 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.85%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.32%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.78%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.24%) Blackberry
5 5 (4.24%) Driving Licence
6 4 (3.39%) Device Driver
7 3 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.85%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
8 1 (0.85%) Smart Home
8 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.54%) Windows
2 39 (33.05%) Windows 7
3 25 (21.19%) Windows 10
4 17 (14.41%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.78%) Apple iOS
6 5 (4.24%) Android
6 5 (4.24%) Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Mac OS X
6 5 (4.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.03%) ITIL
2 21 (17.80%) Project Management
3 17 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.02%) Change Management
5 12 (10.17%) Problem-Solving
6 10 (8.47%) SDLC
7 8 (6.78%) Email Filtering
7 8 (6.78%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (6.78%) Service Management
7 8 (6.78%) Web Filtering
8 7 (5.93%) Asset Management
8 7 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.08%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.24%) Investment Management
10 5 (4.24%) Scrum
10 5 (4.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.24%) Time Management
10 5 (4.24%) User Stories
10 5 (4.24%) Waterfall
10 5 (4.24%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
1 5 (4.24%) Python
2 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
2 3 (2.54%) SQL
3 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.32%) MCSE
3 8 (6.78%) MCSA
4 6 (5.08%) DBS Check
4 6 (5.08%) Degree
4 6 (5.08%) MCDST
5 5 (4.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (4.24%) MOS
6 3 (2.54%) CCNA
6 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.54%) Master's Degree
6 3 (2.54%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.54%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.69%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.69%) CIPD
7 2 (1.69%) MCP
7 2 (1.69%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CCAB
8 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (21.19%) SLA
2 13 (11.02%) PMO
3 3 (2.54%) QA
4 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (37.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
3 8 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.54%) XenApp
5 2 (1.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (19.49%) SCCM
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.85%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 69 (58.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) Citrix
3 11 (9.32%) Avaya
4 10 (8.47%) Adobe
5 9 (7.63%) Cisco
5 9 (7.63%) Wyse
6 8 (6.78%) Apple
6 8 (6.78%) Ivanti
6 8 (6.78%) VMware
7 7 (5.93%) Bloomberg
8 6 (5.08%) SAP
8 6 (5.08%) ServiceNow
9 5 (4.24%) Fujitsu
9 5 (4.24%) HP
9 5 (4.24%) Polycom
10 4 (3.39%) Reuters
11 3 (2.54%) hybris
11 3 (2.54%) McAfee
12 2 (1.69%) Huawei
12 2 (1.69%) Mitel