The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brentford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 13 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 5.00% 3.17% 8.00%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 50.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £341 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.96% -19.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £199 £275
% change year-on-year
+34.04% -27.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.81 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.37% +2.29%
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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 Brentford region.

Applications Category
Brentford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brentford 10.00% 6.35% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 3
Average daily rate £463 £330 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.15% -3.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £377 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Brentford

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Brentford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Brentford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentford

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (62.50%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) VBA
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (25.00%) MS Project Server
4 2 (25.00%) SAP GRC
4 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
4 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 1 (12.50%) Logistics
5 1 (12.50%) APMP
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (12.50%) Electronics
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Brentford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brentford 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 (25.00%) MS Project Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) MS Project
4 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP GRC
2 1 (12.50%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) TETRA
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Billing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) SAP GRC Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Security Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) CCTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Security
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Logistics
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (12.50%) Information Security
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) APMP
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Lotus
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft