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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South West / Bristol
Rank 30 52 28
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Office 42 20 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.60% 2.49% 5.60%
As % of the Applications category 42.00% 21.98% 47.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 34
Median daily rate £313 £325 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £220 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £413 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £20.25 £17.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £136.05 £17.50 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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
100 91 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 13.33% 11.32% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 61 79
Median daily rate £339 £325 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.15% -3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £125 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £413 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 6
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.33 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.32% +30.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.30 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +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 19 January 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 73 (73.74%) Microsoft
2 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
3 55 (55.56%) Windows
4 50 (50.51%) MS Excel
5 43 (43.43%) Windows 7
6 24 (24.24%) ITIL
6 24 (24.24%) SCCM
7 20 (20.20%) Finance
8 19 (19.19%) VMware
9 18 (18.18%) Citrix
9 18 (18.18%) Office 365
10 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
10 17 (17.17%) DNS
10 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (15.15%) VPN
11 15 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 14 (14.14%) Incident Management
12 14 (14.14%) Windows 10
13 12 (12.12%) DHCP
13 12 (12.12%) Thin Client
13 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
13 12 (12.12%) Fat Client
13 12 (12.12%) Windows Server
14 11 (11.11%) XenApp
14 11 (11.11%) XenDesktop
14 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (11.11%) VMware ESX
14 11 (11.11%) Migration
14 11 (11.11%) Wyse

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 (9.09%) Skype for Business
2 6 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.04%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.04%) MS Project Server
4 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.03%) IIS
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.01%) CMS
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.01%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 50 (50.51%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (5.05%) MS Project
3 4 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.03%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.18%) Office 365
2 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (17.17%) DNS
2 15 (15.15%) VPN
3 12 (12.12%) DHCP
4 9 (9.09%) Firewall
5 7 (7.07%) WAN
5 7 (7.07%) Wireless
6 4 (4.04%) Extranet
6 4 (4.04%) LAN
6 4 (4.04%) VoIP
7 3 (3.03%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.03%) TCP/IP
8 2 (2.02%) Broadband
8 2 (2.02%) Internet
9 1 (1.01%) Intranet
9 1 (1.01%) NAS
9 1 (1.01%) SAN
9 1 (1.01%) Skype
9 1 (1.01%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.06%) MS Access
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.02%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.01%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (5.05%) MSI
2 3 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.02%) InstallShield
General
1 20 (20.20%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.03%) Marketing
4 2 (2.02%) Back Office
5 1 (1.01%) Publishing
5 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (36.36%) Analyst
2 15 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 14 (14.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 13 (13.13%) Service Analyst
4 13 (13.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (11.11%) IT Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) Administrator
6 10 (10.10%) IT Support
6 10 (10.10%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (8.08%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 8 (8.08%) Desktop Support
9 7 (7.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (6.06%) Citrix Analyst
10 6 (6.06%) Help Desk Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 5 (5.05%) Active Directory Engineer
11 5 (5.05%) Business Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (5.05%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.05%) .NET
2 3 (3.03%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.03%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.01%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) CSS3
3 1 (1.01%) HTML
3 1 (1.01%) HTML5
3 1 (1.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.12%) Fat Client
2 12 (12.12%) Thin Client
3 7 (7.07%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.07%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.06%) Smartphone
5 5 (5.05%) Driving Licence
6 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
7 3 (3.03%) Client/Server
7 3 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (2.02%) Credit Risk
8 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.02%) Handset
8 2 (2.02%) iPhone
8 2 (2.02%) IVR
8 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.01%) BYOD
9 1 (1.01%) iPad
9 1 (1.01%) Replication
9 1 (1.01%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 55 (55.56%) Windows
2 43 (43.43%) Windows 7
3 14 (14.14%) Windows 10
4 12 (12.12%) Windows Server
5 11 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (4.04%) Android
7 4 (4.04%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (3.03%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.02%) Unix
9 2 (2.02%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (1.01%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (24.24%) ITIL
2 14 (14.14%) Incident Management
3 11 (11.11%) Migration
4 10 (10.10%) Application Virtualisation
5 9 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 9 (9.09%) Validation
6 8 (8.08%) Project Management
7 7 (7.07%) Change Management
8 6 (6.06%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.05%) Release Management
9 5 (5.05%) Software Deployment
9 5 (5.05%) Time Management
10 4 (4.04%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.04%) Performance Management
10 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.03%) Application Packaging
11 3 (3.03%) ITSM
11 3 (3.03%) PLM
11 3 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.07%) VB
2 6 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.06%) VBA
3 5 (5.05%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.05%) VBScript
4 3 (3.03%) Java
4 3 (3.03%) PHP
4 3 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (1.01%) C
5 1 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.04%) Degree
4 2 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.01%) APMP
5 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.01%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.01%) HND
5 1 (1.01%) ISEB
5 1 (1.01%) MCITP
5 1 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PMP
5 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 57 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 11 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 11 (11.11%) XenApp
4 11 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.07%) BitLocker
5 7 (7.07%) Virtual Desktop
6 4 (4.04%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 24 (24.24%) SCCM
2 7 (7.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (3.03%) WSUS
4 1 (1.01%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.01%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.01%) MOM
4 1 (1.01%) SmoothWall
4 1 (1.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.01%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 73 (73.74%) Microsoft
2 19 (19.19%) VMware
3 18 (18.18%) Citrix
4 11 (11.11%) Wyse
5 10 (10.10%) AppSense
5 10 (10.10%) Dell
6 7 (7.07%) Cisco
6 7 (7.07%) HP
6 7 (7.07%) Symantec
7 6 (6.06%) Remedy
8 5 (5.05%) CA
9 4 (4.04%) Apple
9 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.04%) IBM
9 4 (4.04%) Oracle
9 4 (4.04%) Polycom
9 4 (4.04%) SAP
10 3 (3.03%) Toshiba
10 3 (3.03%) Xerox
11 2 (2.02%) Samsung
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