The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Basingstoke region.

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.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 34 21
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.95% 6.58% 6.83%
As % of the Applications category 47.83% 37.21% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 6
Average daily rate £240 - £215
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 - £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Average hourly rate £13.06 £11.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.58% -28.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
46 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 20.81% 17.70% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Average daily rate £130 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £213 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
MS Office
Hampshire

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 15 (41.67%) Windows
3 14 (38.89%) ITIL
4 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
4 10 (27.78%) SLA
5 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
7 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
7 5 (13.89%) Logistics
7 5 (13.89%) Project Management
7 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
8 4 (11.11%) PMP
8 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
8 4 (11.11%) Wireless
8 4 (11.11%) Change Control
9 3 (8.33%) C
9 3 (8.33%) Oracle
10 2 (5.56%) SQL
10 2 (5.56%) J2EE
10 2 (5.56%) AIX
10 2 (5.56%) Solaris
10 2 (5.56%) LDAP
10 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
10 2 (5.56%) SOAP
10 2 (5.56%) Web Services

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 4 (11.11%) Wireless
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
2 2 (5.56%) SSL
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) QlikView
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) IT Support
5 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Junior
6 2 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Server Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Support Officer
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Junior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) J2EE
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) XML
1 2 (5.56%) XSD
1 2 (5.56%) XSLT
1 2 (5.56%) XML Schema
1 2 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) HACMP
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 2 (5.56%) DataPower
2 1 (2.78%) Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
3 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.56%) AIX
4 2 (5.56%) Solaris
4 2 (5.56%) UNIX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Logistics
2 5 (13.89%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (5.56%) CRM
4 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.56%) Quality Management
4 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.56%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.56%) Analytics
5 1 (2.78%) Time Management
5 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.78%) Document Management
5 1 (2.78%) Migration
5 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.78%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Jython
2 2 (5.56%) XPath
3 1 (2.78%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) Delphi
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) PMP
1 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.78%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 2 (5.56%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
3 2 (5.56%) Remedy
3 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Symantec
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