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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 20 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Office 11 17 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.62% 7.26% 3.32%
As % of the Applications category 31.43% 53.13% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 1
Average daily rate
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£414 £313 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.48% +89.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.21 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.99% +1.50%
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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
35 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 14.71% 13.68% 10.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 8
Average daily rate £290 £380 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £115 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -8.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 8 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
6 5 (20.83%) Migration
6 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) SAP
6 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
7 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (16.67%) Internet
7 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (12.50%) Marketing
8 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco
8 3 (12.50%) MS Access
8 3 (12.50%) VB
8 3 (12.50%) VBA
9 2 (8.33%) DB2
9 2 (8.33%) C
9 2 (8.33%) COBOL
9 2 (8.33%) RPG

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) FTP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) SNA
2 2 (8.33%) APPN
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) MS Access
2 2 (8.33%) DB2
2 2 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Electronics
5 2 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Writer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Administrator
4 1 (4.17%) Relationships Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Support
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Project Controller
4 1 (4.17%) Author
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Author
4 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) DTV
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) iSeries
4 1 (4.17%) Economics
4 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Windows XP
3 2 (8.33%) OS/400
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Data Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Entry
5 2 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) VB
2 3 (12.50%) VBA
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) COBOL
3 2 (8.33%) RPG
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) IBM Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
4 2 (8.33%) NetIQ
5 1 (4.17%) HP
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