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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 25 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.10% 2.94% 3.98%
As % of the Applications category 15.38% 30.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Average daily rate
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£413 £283 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.01% +68.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +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
13 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 7.14% 9.80% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 13
Average daily rate £406 £331 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% +89.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £265 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Perforce
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) BPEL
4 2 (28.57%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (28.57%) Hudson
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Release Management
5 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
5 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 1 (14.29%) VB
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 2 (28.57%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Software Configuration Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Software Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) VB6 Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Officer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Release Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (14.29%) VB Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
2 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
1 2 (28.57%) BPEL
1 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Perforce
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