The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 3 months to 25 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +19 -18  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 27 28 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.60% 3.83% 4.57%
As % of the Applications category 55.10% 48.28% 59.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 12
Median daily rate £355 £135 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +162.96% -64.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £107 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £376 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £289
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +2.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.51% +21.36%  

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 West Sussex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 49 58 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 10.17% 7.92% 7.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 20
Median daily rate £350 £221 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.19% -40.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £130 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £29.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.57% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.80 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.40 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in West Sussex over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in West Sussex

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +10 13 £355 +18.33% 3
Gatwick +6 6 £243 - 1
East Grinstead -4 2 £450 +119.51%
Microsoft Office
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 16 (38.10%) Project Management
3 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
4 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (23.81%) Degree
5 10 (23.81%) Windows
5 10 (23.81%) MS Visio
6 9 (21.43%) Finance
6 9 (21.43%) Migration
7 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 6 (14.29%) HP
9 6 (14.29%) ITIL
9 6 (14.29%) SAP
9 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
9 6 (14.29%) Content Management
9 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Content Management
9 6 (14.29%) Line Management
9 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
10 5 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (11.90%) IT Strategy
10 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
10 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (11.90%) Office 365
10 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
10 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.90%) Change Management

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.14%) Documentum
3 3 (7.14%) FileNet
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (23.81%) MS Visio
3 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Maximo
2 2 (4.76%) assyst
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.38%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Office 365
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.76%) Boomi
3 2 (4.76%) IaaS
3 2 (4.76%) iPaaS
3 2 (4.76%) PaaS
3 2 (4.76%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SAN
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) CTI
2 1 (2.38%) LAN
2 1 (2.38%) VoIP
2 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) DB2
3 3 (7.14%) Power BI
3 3 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) ERwin
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 11 (26.19%) Project Manager
3 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
5 4 (9.52%) IT Manager
5 4 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Systems Manager
6 3 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Architect
6 3 (7.14%) ETL Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) XML Architect
7 2 (4.76%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) Web Services
2 4 (9.52%) XML
3 3 (7.14%) REST
3 3 (7.14%) SOAP
3 3 (7.14%) WSDL
3 3 (7.14%) XML Messaging
3 3 (7.14%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.38%) Fintech
3 1 (2.38%) iPad
3 1 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Project Management
2 13 (30.95%) PRINCE2
3 9 (21.43%) Migration
4 6 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 6 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (14.29%) Content Management
4 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Content Management
4 6 (14.29%) ITIL
4 6 (14.29%) Line Management
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Change Management
5 5 (11.90%) Data Architecture
5 5 (11.90%) IT Strategy
6 4 (9.52%) Data Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) ETL
6 4 (9.52%) Information Management
6 4 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) PMP
2 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (9.52%) APMP
3 4 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.76%) MCITP
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) MCSA
5 2 (4.76%) MCSE
6 1 (2.38%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
3 1 (2.38%) ISAE 3402
3 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.76%) vSphere
5 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.76%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) HP
2 6 (14.29%) SAP
3 4 (9.52%) Cognos
4 3 (7.14%) IBM
4 3 (7.14%) Informatica
4 3 (7.14%) Netezza
4 3 (7.14%) OpenText
4 3 (7.14%) Oracle
4 3 (7.14%) Teradata
5 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
5 2 (4.76%) Ariba
5 2 (4.76%) Brocade
5 2 (4.76%) Concur
5 2 (4.76%) Dell
5 2 (4.76%) Kaseya
5 2 (4.76%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix
6 1 (2.38%) Verint
Crawley, West Sussex
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