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 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 11.81% 6.02% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 85.00% 29.41% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £140 £273 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +127.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £151 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £395 £254
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
-1.38% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+21.36% -2.89%
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
20 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.89% 20.48% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 5
Median daily rate £170 £188 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £175 £80
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £395 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +150.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 16 (72.73%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 7 (31.82%) XenApp
5 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 6 (27.27%) SCCM
6 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
7 5 (22.73%) MCP
7 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
7 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (22.73%) MCDST
8 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
8 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
8 4 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (18.18%) Remedy
8 4 (18.18%) BMC
8 4 (18.18%) Apple
8 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
9 3 (13.64%) MS Project
9 3 (13.64%) SQL
9 3 (13.64%) Smartphone

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 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (13.64%) MS Project
2 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA Agile
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
2 6 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) IT Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Desktop Support
4 4 (18.18%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (13.64%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Help Desk Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.64%) Smartphone
3 2 (9.09%) iPad
3 2 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) PMI
4 1 (4.55%) Psychology
4 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (72.73%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 4 (18.18%) Patch Management
3 2 (9.09%) Analytics
3 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.55%) ERP
4 1 (4.55%) Information Architecture
4 1 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.55%) Scrum
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Supplier Management
4 1 (4.55%) User Stories
4 1 (4.55%) UX Design
4 1 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCDST
1 5 (22.73%) MCP
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) SSAE 16
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
1 7 (31.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (77.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
3 4 (18.18%) Apple
3 4 (18.18%) BMC
3 4 (18.18%) Remedy
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (4.55%) Planview
5 1 (4.55%) SAP
5 1 (4.55%) VMware