The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 17 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 5.04% 2.22% 4.39%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 15.38% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Median daily rate £239 £108 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.09% -10.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £102 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £114 £254
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £8.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
MS Office
Dorset

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

Applications Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
12 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 8.63% 14.44% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £278 £188 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.00% -58.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £108 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £431 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £8.75 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.18% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 2 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (40.00%) XenApp
4 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (30.00%) SCCM
5 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (30.00%) BMC
5 3 (30.00%) Apple
5 3 (30.00%) Remedy
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) MCDST
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) MCP
6 2 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (20.00%) MS Project

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Confluence
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (30.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Support
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Support
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) iPhone
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) PMI
3 1 (10.00%) Psychology
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
2 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (10.00%) Human Factors
4 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) UX Design
4 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCDST
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (10.00%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) BMC
3 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Planview
4 1 (10.00%) VMware