Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 55 36
Rank change year-on-year -7 -19 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 127 94 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.87% 3.74% 5.81%
As % of the Applications category 33.25% 31.23% 54.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 61 75
Surrey median daily rate £358 £260 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.69% +4.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £125 £113 £132
90th Percentile £575 £488 £430
South East median daily rate £300 £313 £288
% change year-on-year -4.23% +8.96% -7.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 26
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.58 £11.13
90th Percentile £18.75 £32.05 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £14.43 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.07% -3.45% +3.57%

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 382 301 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 11.65% 11.98% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 191 164
Surrey median daily rate £425 £370 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.86% +15.63% -14.67%
10th Percentile £130 £165 £150
90th Percentile £575 £538 £496
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.00% +7.69% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 40
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -9.33% +19.05%
10th Percentile £12.50 £13.50 £12.15
90th Percentile £26.65 £39.35 £44.60
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +6.90%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -6 20 £480 +75.18%
Leatherhead +13 14 £130 - 4
Guildford -20 11 £100 -38.46% 5
Reigate -22 9 £438 -1.41% 1
Epsom +4 7 - - 2
Woking +9 6 - - 1
Staines -21 6 £375 -28.57% 1
Camberley -3 5 - - 3
Redhill - 5 £525 - 1
Weybridge -15 3 £118 - 2
Chertsey -6 1 £350 +16.67%
Virginia Water - 1 £138 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 81 (63.78%) Microsoft
2 45 (35.43%) Windows
2 45 (35.43%) Finance
3 37 (29.13%) Office 365
4 32 (25.20%) Project Management
4 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
5 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (17.32%) ITIL
8 20 (15.75%) Windows 7
9 19 (14.96%) SLA
10 18 (14.17%) Citrix
10 18 (14.17%) JIRA
11 17 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
12 15 (11.81%) MS Visio
13 13 (10.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (10.24%) SCCM
13 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
13 13 (10.24%) Yammer
14 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
14 12 (9.45%) Degree
15 11 (8.66%) Time Management
15 11 (8.66%) Change Management
15 11 (8.66%) MS Exchange
15 11 (8.66%) Virtual Desktop
16 10 (7.87%) ITSM
17 9 (7.09%) Wyse
17 9 (7.09%) VoIP
17 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification

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 11 (8.66%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.09%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.15%) Confluence
5 3 (2.36%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.36%) CMS
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (11.81%) MS Visio
3 13 (10.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) assyst
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (29.13%) Office 365
2 13 (10.24%) Yammer
3 3 (2.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.36%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.09%) VoIP
2 7 (5.51%) LAN
3 6 (4.72%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.72%) WAN
4 4 (3.15%) CTI
4 4 (3.15%) DNS
4 4 (3.15%) Skype
5 3 (2.36%) DHCP
5 3 (2.36%) Internet
5 3 (2.36%) SAN
5 3 (2.36%) VPN
6 2 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.57%) FTP
6 2 (1.57%) IMAP
6 2 (1.57%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.57%) NAS
6 2 (1.57%) NetScaler
6 2 (1.57%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (1.57%) SSH
6 2 (1.57%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.36%) OLAP
2 3 (2.36%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (1.57%) Essbase
3 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.79%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 18 (14.17%) JIRA
2 1 (0.79%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (35.43%) Finance
2 7 (5.51%) Retail
3 4 (3.15%) Marketing
4 3 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.57%) Advertising
5 2 (1.57%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.57%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.79%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.79%) Military
6 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (33.86%) Analyst
2 18 (14.17%) Administrator
3 15 (11.81%) Service Analyst
4 13 (10.24%) Project Manager
5 12 (9.45%) Service Desk Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (7.87%) Desktop Support
7 9 (7.09%) Service Desk Support
7 9 (7.09%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Help Desk Analyst
8 8 (6.30%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Support
9 7 (5.51%) Help Desk Support Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) IT Administrator
9 7 (5.51%) IT Support
9 7 (5.51%) Support Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.57%) CSS
1 2 (1.57%) Django
1 2 (1.57%) HTML
1 2 (1.57%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (1.57%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.79%) .NET
2 1 (0.79%) Ajax
2 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.79%) jQuery
2 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (6.30%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.51%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (3.15%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.15%) IVR
6 3 (2.36%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.36%) User Experience
7 2 (1.57%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.57%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.57%) NHS
7 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Mashup
Operating Systems
1 45 (35.43%) Windows
2 20 (15.75%) Windows 7
3 12 (9.45%) Windows 10
4 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
5 7 (5.51%) Windows Server
6 5 (3.94%) Android
7 4 (3.15%) Linux
8 3 (2.36%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.36%) Unix
9 2 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.57%) Solaris
9 2 (1.57%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.57%) Windows Phone
9 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.20%) Project Management
2 25 (19.69%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.32%) ITIL
4 17 (13.39%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (10.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.66%) Change Management
6 11 (8.66%) Time Management
7 10 (7.87%) ITSM
8 9 (7.09%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.09%) Scrum
9 8 (6.30%) Service Management
10 7 (5.51%) Asset Management
10 7 (5.51%) Campaign Management
10 7 (5.51%) Coaching
10 7 (5.51%) Dependency Management
10 7 (5.51%) Investment Management
10 7 (5.51%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.51%) Service Delivery
11 6 (4.72%) SDLC
11 6 (4.72%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.94%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.57%) Perl
3 2 (1.57%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) C#
4 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
4 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (9.45%) Degree
2 9 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.30%) MCSE
4 7 (5.51%) APMG
4 7 (5.51%) MCDST
4 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (3.15%) DBS Check
6 3 (2.36%) ISEB
6 3 (2.36%) Master's Degree
7 2 (1.57%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.57%) MCP
7 2 (1.57%) MCSA
7 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.79%) APMP
8 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (14.96%) SLA
2 6 (4.72%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.72%) PMO
3 4 (3.15%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.36%) GDPR
5 2 (1.57%) QA
6 1 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 32 (25.20%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.66%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.57%) NFS
4 2 (1.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (1.57%) Veritas File System
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.79%) XenApp
5 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (10.24%) SCCM
2 3 (2.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (1.57%) Ansible
3 2 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.57%) Puppet
3 2 (1.57%) SnapMirror
3 2 (1.57%) SnapVault
3 2 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.57%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.57%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.79%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 81 (63.78%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.17%) Citrix
3 9 (7.09%) Wyse
4 8 (6.30%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.51%) Adobe
5 7 (5.51%) Oracle
6 6 (4.72%) Avaya
6 6 (4.72%) Bloomberg
6 6 (4.72%) NetApp
7 5 (3.94%) Google
7 5 (3.94%) Reuters
8 4 (3.15%) Apple
8 4 (3.15%) Cisco
8 4 (3.15%) HP
8 4 (3.15%) SAP
8 4 (3.15%) Verint
8 4 (3.15%) VMware
9 3 (2.36%) Cognos
9 3 (2.36%) IBM
9 3 (2.36%) Ivanti