The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank 14 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.88% - 6.98%
As % of the Applications category 12.50% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £191
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £293 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Applications Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 47.06% 11.54% 11.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £204 - £270
90% offered a daily rate of more than £74 - £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Aberdeen region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

MS Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) PLM
3 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
3 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Post-Production

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Administrator
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Architect
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
1 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) IT Trainer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Trainer
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) PLM
1 1 (16.67%) Post-Production
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
1 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) Use Case
1 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft