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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 26 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.90% 4.19% 9.73%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 31.03% 56.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Median daily rate £241 £383 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.12% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £349 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £417 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £255
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +19.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
14 29 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 13.73% 13.49% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 21
Median daily rate £365 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £380 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £12.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 7 December 2016.

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 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bradford region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
6 2 (18.18%) Skype
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
6 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 2 (18.18%) Verint
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
6 2 (18.18%) Brocade
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Skype for Business
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (18.18%) MS Project
3 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco IPT
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) Skype
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) French Language
2 1 (9.09%) German Language
2 1 (9.09%) Italian Language
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (18.18%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Informatics
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Software Deployment
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
3 1 (9.09%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (9.09%) BPMN
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCDP
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Genesys
3 2 (18.18%) Verint