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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 5.26% 2.82% 3.47%
As % of the Applications category 36.67% 21.74% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £283 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.16% -32.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £277 £416
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £289 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.25 - £8.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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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 Bradford region.

Applications Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
30 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 14.35% 12.99% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 10
Average daily rate £388 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £443 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £10.75 - £25.75
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 - £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 - £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -7.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (33.33%) Perforce
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) BPEL
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
5 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
5 4 (33.33%) Hudson
5 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
1 5 (41.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
1 4 (33.33%) Hudson
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Software Configuration Manager
1 4 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (8.33%) Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) Web Services
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) BPEL
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) Perforce
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
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