The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 28 40 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 1 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Worthing 0.81% 2.92% 6.31%
As % of the Applications category 7.69% 62.50% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £120
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £289 £275
% change year-on-year +3.80% +5.09%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% +58.73%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.88 £13.10
% change year-on-year -14.96% +21.20%  

MS 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 Worthing with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Worthing
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 8 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 10.57% 4.68% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 6
Median daily rate £550 - £330
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 - £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £657 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -3.38%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Worthing

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Worthing

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Worthing

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Worthing

MS Office
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Worthing region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft