Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 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
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 40 60
Rank change year-on-year +18 +20 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 54 112 130
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 6.71% 4.71% 3.94%
As % of the Applications category 49.54% 48.91% 34.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 78 88
Median daily rate £200 £444 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.93% +23.95% +37.69%
10th Percentile £122 £165 £125
90th Percentile £486 £638 £575
South East median daily rate £225 £341 £300
% change year-on-year -34.07% +13.75% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £15.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +19.42% -7.25%
10th Percentile £11.71 £14.50 £10.47
90th Percentile £20.35 £20.60 £18.83
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £14.61
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.67% +4.36%

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 109 229 381
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 13.54% 9.62% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 154 272
Median daily rate £325 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -1.16% +14.67%
10th Percentile £125 £147 £132
90th Percentile £555 £610 £575
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £374
% change year-on-year -6.67% +0.27% +6.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 22
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.85 £18.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.67% -1.54% +6.62%
10th Percentile £12.58 £14.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £49.41 £20.20 £26.89
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.56 £17.00
% change year-on-year +5.69% -2.60% +13.90%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Surrey.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Surrey over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Surrey

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Surrey.

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 14 July 2020. 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
Chertsey +5 11 £200 -60.00% 1
Redhill +5 6 £150 -
Leatherhead +3 6 £130 -26.24% 1
Godalming - 3 £208 -
Shepperton - 3 £114 -
Guildford +12 2 £268 +81.36% 1
Tadworth +9 1 £450 +63.64%
Weybridge 0 1 - - 3
Camberley - 1 - - 1
Cobham - 1 - -
Cranleigh - 1 £190 -
Dorking - 1 £130 -
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 14 (25.93%) Office 365
5 13 (24.07%) JIRA
6 12 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
8 10 (18.52%) MS Visio
8 10 (18.52%) C#
8 10 (18.52%) SQL
8 10 (18.52%) SAP
8 10 (18.52%) ServiceNow
9 8 (14.81%) SCCM
9 8 (14.81%) SLA
9 8 (14.81%) Citrix
9 8 (14.81%) Project Management
9 8 (14.81%) Finance
10 7 (12.96%) Retail
10 7 (12.96%) SDLC
11 6 (11.11%) PMO
11 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
11 6 (11.11%) ERP
11 6 (11.11%) Degree
12 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
12 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
12 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business

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 5 (9.26%) Skype for Business
2 4 (7.41%) Confluence
3 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (35.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (18.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) assyst
2 1 (1.85%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 14 (25.93%) Office 365
2 4 (7.41%) Azure
3 2 (3.70%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.85%) PowerApps
4 1 (1.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Skype
1 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 3 (5.56%) VoIP
2 3 (5.56%) VPN
2 3 (5.56%) Wireless
3 2 (3.70%) LAN
3 2 (3.70%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) DHCP
4 1 (1.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Power BI
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.81%) Finance
2 7 (12.96%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
5 1 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (1.85%) Korean Language
5 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Analyst
2 16 (29.63%) Support Engineer
3 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.96%) Junior
4 7 (12.96%) Junior Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) Junior Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Support
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Applications Support Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Desktop Support
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Engineer
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Support
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) HTML
1 3 (5.56%) JSON
1 3 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (5.56%) EPoS
1 3 (5.56%) NHS
1 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
1 3 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.70%) mPOS
3 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 19 (35.19%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 5 (9.26%) Windows 7
4 4 (7.41%) Android
5 3 (5.56%) Mac OS
5 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (20.37%) E-Commerce
3 8 (14.81%) Project Management
4 7 (12.96%) SDLC
5 6 (11.11%) ERP
6 5 (9.26%) Analytics
6 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.26%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) ITIL
7 4 (7.41%) Requirements Gathering
7 4 (7.41%) Time Management
7 4 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Change Control
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analytics
8 3 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
8 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.70%) Machine Learning
9 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) C#
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.85%) C
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 6 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) SCCM
2 3 (5.56%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 32 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) SAP
2 10 (18.52%) ServiceNow
3 8 (14.81%) Citrix
4 4 (7.41%) Adobe
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Apple
5 3 (5.56%) Cisco
6 2 (3.70%) Blue Prism
6 2 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (1.85%) Dell
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) Intel
7 1 (1.85%) Nintex
7 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.85%) Tableau