The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 7.87% 15.90% 9.41%
As % of the Applications category 31.11% 51.35% 41.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 8
Median daily rate £175 £175 £156
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £108 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £354 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £282 £278 £296
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.00 £12.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +47.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £18.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.87 £27.40 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.61%
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 25.28% 30.96% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 27
Median daily rate £275 £290 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +36.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £175 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Median hourly rate £19.44 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% +40.74%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
4 9 (31.03%) MS Visio
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) CMS
5 8 (27.59%) Time Management
6 7 (24.14%) Degree
6 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (17.24%) IBM
8 4 (13.79%) Windows
8 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
8 4 (13.79%) Finance
9 3 (10.34%) Netcool
9 3 (10.34%) ITIL
9 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
10 2 (6.90%) Adobe
10 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
10 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
10 2 (6.90%) Acrobat
10 2 (6.90%) AutoCAD
10 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
10 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
11 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (3.45%) Siemens NX
11 1 (3.45%) Data Enrichment
11 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
11 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 (27.59%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (65.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (31.03%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.90%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.90%) AutoCAD
4 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Siemens NX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
General
1 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) CMS Specialist
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Network Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Network Specialist
2 4 (13.79%) Tivoli Specialist
3 2 (6.90%) Draughtsman
3 2 (6.90%) IT Support
3 2 (6.90%) Network Planner
3 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (3.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
4 1 (3.45%) CAD Draughtsman
4 1 (3.45%) Customer Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (3.45%) IT Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) CSS
1 8 (27.59%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Time Management
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Software Deployment
3 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
3 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
4 1 (3.45%) CAD
4 1 (3.45%) Change Management
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.45%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) Data Enrichment
4 1 (3.45%) Facilities Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (10.34%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
4 1 (3.45%) CA
4 1 (3.45%) Remedy