The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Bracknell 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 25 21 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.01% 8.11% 2.70%
As % of the Applications category 59.52% 50.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 4 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £266 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.36
% change year-on-year
- +4.82%
Applications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
42 42 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.50% 16.22% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 13
Average daily rate £313 £280 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.60% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £138 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £85.00 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+431.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
MS Office
Berkshire

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
3 13 (28.89%) Windows
4 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
5 10 (22.22%) Axure RP
5 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
5 10 (22.22%) Adobe
5 10 (22.22%) Android
6 9 (20.00%) Smartphone
6 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (20.00%) Lotus
6 9 (20.00%) IBM Notes
6 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
7 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
8 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator
8 6 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 6 (13.33%) Flash
8 6 (13.33%) HTML
8 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
9 5 (11.11%) SQL
9 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 5 (11.11%) Cisco
9 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 5 (11.11%) QA
10 4 (8.89%) Marketing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (20.00%) IBM Notes
1 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.89%) Zimbra
2 4 (8.89%) Lync
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.44%) Magnolia
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 6 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) Broadband
2 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) SDH
4 1 (2.22%) VoIP
4 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.22%) DWDM
4 1 (2.22%) DSL
4 1 (2.22%) Wireless
4 1 (2.22%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Axure RP
2 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (4.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.44%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (4.44%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (8.89%) Automotive
1 4 (8.89%) Retail
1 4 (8.89%) Marketing
2 3 (6.67%) German Language
2 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 2 (4.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 10 (22.22%) Analyst
1 10 (22.22%) Designer
2 7 (15.56%) User Experience Designer
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Architect
4 3 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) UI Designer
4 3 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.67%) Visual Designer
5 2 (4.44%) Web Content Manager
5 2 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Web Manager
5 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 2 (4.44%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (4.44%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Build Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) Content Manager
5 2 (4.44%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) HTML
1 6 (13.33%) Flash
2 4 (8.89%) HTML5
2 4 (8.89%) CSS3
2 4 (8.89%) CSS
3 2 (4.44%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
3 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 9 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 6 (13.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.44%) DTV
4 2 (4.44%) Graphic Design
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Android
2 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) Migration
3 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Content Management
4 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
4 4 (8.89%) Usability Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (6.67%) Release Management
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Control
6 2 (4.44%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.44%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.44%) Budget Control
6 2 (4.44%) Pay per click
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) C
2 2 (4.44%) C#
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DCSE
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) CCA
3 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.22%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.22%) Netcool/Webtop
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (2.22%) Netcool
2 1 (2.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Adobe
3 9 (20.00%) Lotus
4 6 (13.33%) Appcelerator
5 5 (11.11%) Cisco
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Oracle
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
6 2 (4.44%) VMware
6 2 (4.44%) Borland
7 1 (2.22%) CODA
7 1 (2.22%) Cramer
7 1 (2.22%) HP
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
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