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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.25% 4.15% 9.80%
As % of the Applications category 22.39% 27.59% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £180 £116 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.41% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £103 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £163 £396
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Median hourly rate £19.09 - £12.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.82 - £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.37 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.21
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -4.99%
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
67 29 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 18.98% 15.03% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 26
Median daily rate £369 £295 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +110.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £116 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £402 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 8
Median hourly rate £19.09 - £13.06
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 - £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 - £37.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -7.93%

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
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 25 May 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 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
4 10 (31.25%) Windows
5 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
5 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
5 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (25.00%) Time Management
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) IBM
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
10 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
11 3 (9.38%) Netcool
11 3 (9.38%) CA
11 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
11 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
12 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
12 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
12 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
12 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
12 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
12 2 (6.25%) Project Management

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 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.25%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.25%) AutoCAD
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) DWDM
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (3.13%) SDH
3 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) StarTeam
General
1 11 (34.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Support Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) IT Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Network Manager
4 4 (12.50%) IT Support
4 4 (12.50%) Network Specialist
4 4 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Tivoli Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Draughtsman
6 2 (6.25%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
7 1 (3.13%) CAD Draughtsman
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) .NET
1 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.13%) CSS
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server
2 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Time Management
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) CAD
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Data Enrichment
5 1 (3.13%) Dependency Management
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Network Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 3 (9.38%) Netcool
3 2 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.13%) SCCM
4 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) CA
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.13%) Borland
5 1 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) VMware