Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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 > Surrey
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 33 40
Rank change year-on-year -24 +7 -26
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 91 151 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.61% 5.79% 4.10%
As % of the Applications category 30.54% 53.17% 38.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 43
Surrey median daily rate £260 £244 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -30.36% +7.69%
10th Percentile £117 £130 £110
90th Percentile £491 £456 £440
South East median daily rate £313 £288 £318
% change year-on-year +8.70% -9.45% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 27
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% -12.78%
10th Percentile £10.40 £11.45 £10.25
90th Percentile £30.70 £40.48 £18.95
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year - +3.57% -4.27%

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 298 284 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.82% 10.88% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 169 147
Surrey median daily rate £375 £320 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% -16.88% +18.46%
10th Percentile £163 £142 £194
90th Percentile £538 £488 £525
South East median daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 34
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £20.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.39% +30.16% +1.61%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.75 £10.29
90th Percentile £37.64 £41.95 £24.63
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -3.23% +6.90% -3.33%

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 26 July 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Surrey over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 July 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
Staines +11 11 £525 +61.54% 2
Guildford -2 11 £163 -4.41% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames - 10 £274 -
Woking -7 6 £138 -1.79% 1
Farnham - 6 £123 -
Chertsey +1 4 £300 +118.18%
Leatherhead +13 2 - -
Egham +4 2 £75 -29.74%
Weybridge -1 2 - - 1
Epsom -8 2 £110 -45.00%
Camberley +12 1 £475 +69.64%
Reigate -16 1 £425 - 2
Esher - 1 £110 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
2 37 (40.66%) Windows
3 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
4 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 26 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (20.88%) Office 365
7 16 (17.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
9 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
9 14 (15.38%) Finance
10 12 (13.19%) VMware
11 11 (12.09%) Project Management
11 11 (12.09%) ITIL
11 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Project
11 11 (12.09%) LAN
11 11 (12.09%) WAN
12 10 (10.99%) MS Visio
12 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (10.99%) PMO
13 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (9.89%) Firewall
13 9 (9.89%) SQL
14 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
14 8 (8.79%) Programme Management
14 8 (8.79%) Electronics
14 8 (8.79%) Advertising
14 8 (8.79%) Degree
14 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development

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 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
3 6 (6.59%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (17.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (10.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.10%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (20.88%) Office 365
2 9 (9.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.10%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) TCP/IP
2 11 (12.09%) LAN
2 11 (12.09%) WAN
3 9 (9.89%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) VPN
5 6 (6.59%) DNS
6 5 (5.49%) DHCP
7 3 (3.30%) Wireless
8 2 (2.20%) 3G
8 2 (2.20%) CTI
8 2 (2.20%) Internet
8 2 (2.20%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.20%) VoIP
9 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.10%) GPRS
9 1 (1.10%) Intranet
9 1 (1.10%) Skype
9 1 (1.10%) UMTS
9 1 (1.10%) VoLTE
9 1 (1.10%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 6 (6.59%) MS Access
2 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.30%) Big Data
5 2 (2.20%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.20%) Power BI
5 2 (2.20%) PowerPivot
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.10%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.10%) JIRA
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (15.38%) Finance
2 8 (8.79%) Advertising
2 8 (8.79%) Electronics
3 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.30%) Marketing
6 2 (2.20%) Back Office
6 2 (2.20%) Legal
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Front Office
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (36.26%) Analyst
2 20 (21.98%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.19%) Service Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) 1st Line Support
7 6 (6.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 6 (6.59%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) IT Engineer
7 6 (6.59%) IT Support
7 6 (6.59%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Active Directory Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Active Directory Support
8 5 (5.49%) Active Directory Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.10%) WAP
2 1 (1.10%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.49%) Smartphone
3 4 (4.40%) IVR
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.30%) Handset
5 2 (2.20%) AS400
5 2 (2.20%) Derivative
5 2 (2.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.20%) PDA
5 2 (2.20%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.10%) NHS
6 1 (1.10%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.10%) Social Media
6 1 (1.10%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (40.66%) Windows
2 26 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 7 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 6 (6.59%) Windows 10
4 6 (6.59%) Windows XP
5 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) Android
7 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.10%) Windows NT
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (12.09%) ITIL
2 11 (12.09%) Project Management
3 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (8.79%) Analytics
3 8 (8.79%) Programme Management
4 7 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.59%) Actionable Insight
5 6 (6.59%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (6.59%) Trend Analysis
5 6 (6.59%) Visualisation
6 5 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (4.40%) Change Management
7 4 (4.40%) CRM
7 4 (4.40%) ITSM
7 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.40%) Resource Management
7 4 (4.40%) Statistical Modelling
7 4 (4.40%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.89%) SQL
2 6 (6.59%) Python
2 6 (6.59%) R
2 6 (6.59%) VBA
3 1 (1.10%) C#
3 1 (1.10%) Java
3 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 4 (4.40%) MCP
2 4 (4.40%) MCSE
2 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.30%) MCDST
4 2 (2.20%) CIPD
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.20%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.20%) PMP
5 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) PMO
2 4 (4.40%) QA
2 4 (4.40%) SLA
3 2 (2.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.10%) COBIT
4 1 (1.10%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 29 (31.87%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.40%) XenApp
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.59%) SCCM
2 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 44 (48.35%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.19%) VMware
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle
4 5 (5.49%) Adobe
4 5 (5.49%) Citrix
5 4 (4.40%) HP
5 4 (4.40%) Workday
6 3 (3.30%) Apple
7 2 (2.20%) Avaya
7 2 (2.20%) Dell
7 2 (2.20%) Google
7 2 (2.20%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.20%) McAfee
7 2 (2.20%) SAP
7 2 (2.20%) Selligent
7 2 (2.20%) ServiceNow
7 2 (2.20%) Symantec
7 2 (2.20%) Veeam
7 2 (2.20%) Verint
8 1 (1.10%) Facebook
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