The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.19% 4.26% 4.44%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 30.56% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Average daily rate £300 £225 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £293 £230
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +27.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 £16.72 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% +59.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 36 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.14% 13.95% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 5
Average daily rate £300 £325 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +23.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Bradford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 3 (25.00%) FrontPage
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Hudson
4 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Perforce
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (8.33%) BPMN
5 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
5 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 1 (8.33%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) MS Access
5 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (8.33%) ISEB

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) FrontPage
2 2 (16.67%) Hudson
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (16.67%) Software Deployment
1 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (8.33%) BPMN
2 1 (8.33%) Coaching
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) Process Management
2 1 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
2 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
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