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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 21 13 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 7.17% 4.71% 6.76%
As % of the Applications category 56.76% 30.23% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Average daily rate £188 £330 £357
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.26% -7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £285 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £376 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 9 4
Average hourly rate £13.15 £17.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% +9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.96 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £39.50 £15.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
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
37 43 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 12.63% 15.58% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 24
Average daily rate £188 £200 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 10
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £14.61
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +16.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.53 £8.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £39.50 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) Analytics
5 8 (29.63%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
5 8 (29.63%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 6 (22.22%) CMS
6 6 (22.22%) Data Management
6 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 5 (18.52%) Marketing
7 5 (18.52%) SAP
7 5 (18.52%) Marketing Analytics
7 5 (18.52%) Segmentation Analysis
8 4 (14.81%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) hybris
8 4 (14.81%) Sass
8 4 (14.81%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) HTML
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
8 4 (14.81%) Information Management
8 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
8 4 (14.81%) Dojo
8 4 (14.81%) jQuery
8 4 (14.81%) Web Design
9 3 (11.11%) SEO
9 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 6 (22.22%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) AutoCAD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
1 8 (29.63%) Manufacturing
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Data Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Coordinator
3 5 (18.52%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Data Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (11.11%) Report Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Reporting Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Data Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Pricing Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Electronics Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) SAP Data Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) CSS
1 4 (14.81%) Dojo
1 4 (14.81%) HTML
1 4 (14.81%) HTML5
1 4 (14.81%) jQuery
1 4 (14.81%) Sass
2 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 3 (11.11%) LESS
3 1 (3.70%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Pricing Data
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Data Analysis
2 9 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (18.52%) Marketing Analytics
4 5 (18.52%) Segmentation Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) Information Management
5 4 (14.81%) Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Content Management
6 3 (11.11%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) SEO
6 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Web Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Network Design
7 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) BICSI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) BICSI RCDD
2 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) SAP
3 4 (14.81%) hybris
4 3 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) Remedy