The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.72% 4.80% 10.05%
As % of the Applications category 53.66% 29.73% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 11
Median daily rate £298 £279 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% +23.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £11.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
MS Office
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.39% 16.16% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 20
Median daily rate £315 £284 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £154 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £436 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.75 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -1.92%
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 Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 27 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 11 (34.38%) Windows
3 11 (34.38%) SQL
4 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
4 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
5 8 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 8 (25.00%) Meridio
5 8 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
5 8 (25.00%) HP
5 8 (25.00%) EMC
5 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (25.00%) MS Access
5 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (25.00%) SAN
5 8 (25.00%) Veritas
5 8 (25.00%) Unicenter
5 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
5 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (25.00%) Netcool

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 8 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
1 8 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (18.75%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (9.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) FTP
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) MS Access
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Marketing
2 3 (9.38%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Data Coordinator
2 4 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (6.25%) Project Officer
4 2 (6.25%) Project Support Officer
4 2 (6.25%) Support Officer
4 2 (6.25%) TOGAF Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) CSS
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) HTML5
3 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.13%) Dojo
3 1 (3.13%) jQuery
3 1 (3.13%) LESS
3 1 (3.13%) Sass
3 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 8 (25.00%) Thin Client
2 7 (21.88%) Statistics
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (34.38%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server
2 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.13%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 5 (15.63%) Analytics
2 5 (15.63%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.50%) Content Management
3 4 (12.50%) Information Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Change Management
4 3 (9.38%) Content Development
4 3 (9.38%) Data Management
4 3 (9.38%) TOGAF
4 3 (9.38%) Web Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Data Entry
5 2 (6.25%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) PDM
5 2 (6.25%) Presales
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (25.00%) Netcool
1 8 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 8 (25.00%) Unicenter
1 8 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) Citrix
3 8 (25.00%) EMC
3 8 (25.00%) HP
3 8 (25.00%) Meridio
3 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 8 (25.00%) Veritas
4 6 (18.75%) hybris
5 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco
6 1 (3.13%) F5
6 1 (3.13%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) IBM
6 1 (3.13%) VMware