The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South West / Bristol
Rank 24 44 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 51 30 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.15% 3.36% 4.79%
As % of the Applications category 49.51% 27.52% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 22 30
Median daily rate £305 £230 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.71% -31.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £111 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £321 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £10.50 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.60 £59.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
103 109 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.42% 12.19% 10.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 80 74
Median daily rate £331 £305 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.60% -18.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £119 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 9
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £39.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 66 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 53 (57.61%) MS Excel
3 51 (55.43%) Windows
3 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
4 43 (46.74%) Windows 7
5 24 (26.09%) Office 365
6 23 (25.00%) ITIL
6 23 (25.00%) Finance
7 22 (23.91%) SCCM
8 20 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (19.57%) DNS
10 17 (18.48%) Citrix
10 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
11 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
11 16 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 16 (17.39%) VPN
12 14 (15.22%) Firewall
12 14 (15.22%) VMware
13 13 (14.13%) VMware ESX
13 13 (14.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 13 (14.13%) AppSense
13 13 (14.13%) Wyse
13 13 (14.13%) Thin Client
13 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (14.13%) XenApp
13 13 (14.13%) XenDesktop
13 13 (14.13%) Fat Client
14 12 (13.04%) DHCP
15 11 (11.96%) Dell
16 10 (10.87%) Windows Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 9 (9.78%) Skype for Business
2 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
5 2 (2.17%) MS Project Server
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.09%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.09%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 53 (57.61%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.26%) MS Project
3 3 (3.26%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 24 (26.09%) Office 365
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 18 (19.57%) DNS
2 16 (17.39%) VPN
3 14 (15.22%) Firewall
4 12 (13.04%) DHCP
5 9 (9.78%) Wireless
6 7 (7.61%) Internet
6 7 (7.61%) WAN
7 4 (4.35%) Broadband
7 4 (4.35%) LAN
8 3 (3.26%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.17%) VoIP
10 1 (1.09%) 3G
10 1 (1.09%) 4G
10 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.52%) MS Access
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.26%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Analyst
2 17 (18.48%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) 2nd Line Support
3 13 (14.13%) Service Analyst
3 13 (14.13%) Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (11.96%) IT Engineer
5 10 (10.87%) Citrix Analyst
5 10 (10.87%) IT Support
5 10 (10.87%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Desktop Support
7 7 (7.61%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.43%) Service Desk Support
10 4 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
10 4 (4.35%) Active Directory Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) .NET
1 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
1 3 (3.26%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (14.13%) Fat Client
2 13 (14.13%) Thin Client
3 8 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.52%) Blackberry
5 6 (6.52%) Smartphone
6 5 (5.43%) Driving Licence
7 3 (3.26%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (2.17%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.17%) Handset
8 2 (2.17%) iPhone
8 2 (2.17%) IVR
9 1 (1.09%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.09%) iPad
9 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.09%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (55.43%) Windows
2 43 (46.74%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.87%) Windows Server
4 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.70%) Windows 10
6 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.35%) Android
8 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.00%) ITIL
2 17 (18.48%) Incident Management
3 7 (7.61%) Asset Management
3 7 (7.61%) Migration
3 7 (7.61%) Service Delivery
3 7 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (6.52%) Application Virtualisation
4 6 (6.52%) Validation
5 5 (5.43%) Change Management
5 5 (5.43%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (5.43%) Performance Management
5 5 (5.43%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (4.35%) Project Management
6 4 (4.35%) Software Distribution
7 3 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.26%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.26%) ITSM
7 3 (3.26%) Product Management
7 3 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.35%) VBA
2 3 (3.26%) Java
2 3 (3.26%) PHP
2 3 (3.26%) SQL
3 2 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 16 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) APMP
3 1 (1.09%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.09%) Degree
3 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.09%) MCITP
3 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 5 (5.43%) PMO
3 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (14.13%) VMware ESX
2 13 (14.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.13%) XenApp
2 13 (14.13%) XenDesktop
3 8 (8.70%) BitLocker
3 8 (8.70%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (4.35%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (23.91%) SCCM
2 8 (8.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (5.43%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.09%) SCOM
5 1 (1.09%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.09%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 66 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.48%) Citrix
3 14 (15.22%) VMware
4 13 (14.13%) AppSense
4 13 (14.13%) Wyse
5 11 (11.96%) Dell
6 8 (8.70%) Cisco
6 8 (8.70%) Remedy
6 8 (8.70%) Symantec
7 7 (7.61%) HP
8 6 (6.52%) CA
9 5 (5.43%) Intel Security
10 4 (4.35%) Apple
10 4 (4.35%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.35%) Oracle
10 4 (4.35%) Xerox
11 3 (3.26%) Toshiba
12 2 (2.17%) IBM
12 2 (2.17%) SAP
12 2 (2.17%) Verint
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