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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 32 42
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 59 43 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.56% 4.78% 3.44%
As % of the Applications category 44.36% 35.54% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 17
Median daily rate £225 £130 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.07% -60.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £125 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £386 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 8
Median hourly rate £14.93 £16.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.13 £14.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £22.50 £16.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
MS Office
South West

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
133 121 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 14.78% 13.46% 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 90 92
Median daily rate £250 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 12
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £22.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

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 29 September 2016.

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 29 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 49 (47.12%) Windows
3 47 (45.19%) MS Excel
3 47 (45.19%) Active Directory
4 30 (28.85%) ITIL
5 27 (25.96%) Windows 7
6 19 (18.27%) Finance
7 16 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
9 14 (13.46%) VMware
10 13 (12.50%) Citrix
11 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
11 12 (11.54%) Project Management
11 12 (11.54%) Validation
11 12 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
12 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (9.62%) SCCM
13 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2
13 10 (9.62%) MS Project
13 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (9.62%) Windows 10
14 9 (8.65%) VB
14 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
15 8 (7.69%) Time Management
15 8 (7.69%) Degree
15 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
15 8 (7.69%) VBScript
15 8 (7.69%) DNS

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 8 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) Skype for Business
3 5 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.92%) CMS
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.92%) IIS
4 2 (1.92%) MS Project Server
4 2 (1.92%) WordPress
5 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 47 (45.19%) MS Excel
2 16 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (9.62%) MS Project
4 3 (2.88%) CATIA
4 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.88%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) DNS
2 7 (6.73%) DHCP
2 7 (6.73%) VPN
3 6 (5.77%) Internet
4 5 (4.81%) Extranet
4 5 (4.81%) LAN
4 5 (4.81%) TCP/IP
4 5 (4.81%) Wireless
5 4 (3.85%) WAN
6 3 (2.88%) VoIP
7 2 (1.92%) Firewall
8 1 (0.96%) Broadband
8 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.96%) Intranet
8 1 (0.96%) NAS
8 1 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.96%) SAN
8 1 (0.96%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) MS Access
1 3 (2.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.92%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MSI
2 3 (2.88%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (1.92%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (18.27%) Finance
2 12 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.81%) Marketing
4 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Electronics
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Back Office
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Law
7 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (35.58%) Analyst
2 19 (18.27%) Service Analyst
2 19 (18.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 14 (13.46%) Administrator
4 12 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) IT Engineer
5 7 (6.73%) Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) IT Support
6 6 (5.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (4.81%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.85%) Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (2.88%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (2.88%) Applications Support
9 3 (2.88%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.81%) .NET
2 3 (2.88%) HTML
3 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.92%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.96%) CSS
4 1 (0.96%) CSS3
4 1 (0.96%) HTML5
4 1 (0.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) Blackberry
3 6 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 6 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 5 (4.81%) Driving Licence
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.81%) Smartphone
5 3 (2.88%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.88%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Social Media
6 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.96%) BYOD
7 1 (0.96%) Clustering
7 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.96%) PMI
7 1 (0.96%) Replication
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 49 (47.12%) Windows
2 27 (25.96%) Windows 7
3 11 (10.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.62%) Windows 10
5 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.73%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.77%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.85%) Unix
9 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.88%) NetWare
10 3 (2.88%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.92%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) ITIL
2 12 (11.54%) Project Management
2 12 (11.54%) Validation
3 10 (9.62%) PRINCE2
4 8 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (7.69%) Time Management
5 7 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (6.73%) Information Security
5 7 (6.73%) Migration
6 6 (5.77%) Application Virtualisation
6 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (5.77%) PLM
6 6 (5.77%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.77%) Service Management
7 5 (4.81%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.81%) Data Management
7 5 (4.81%) Line Management
7 5 (4.81%) Release Management
7 5 (4.81%) Software Deployment
8 4 (3.85%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
1 9 (8.65%) VB
2 8 (7.69%) VBScript
3 7 (6.73%) SQL
4 6 (5.77%) VBA
5 4 (3.85%) C
5 4 (3.85%) C++
5 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.88%) Perl
7 2 (1.92%) C#
7 2 (1.92%) Java
7 2 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
8 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.92%) HND
4 2 (1.92%) ISEB
4 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.96%) CISM
5 1 (0.96%) CISSP
5 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.96%) MCDST
5 1 (0.96%) MCITP
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.96%) PMP
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.96%) Def Stans
3 1 (0.96%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 47 (45.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (5.77%) VMware ESX
4 6 (5.77%) XenApp
4 6 (5.77%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.92%) BitLocker
6 2 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.96%) Firmware
7 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) WSUS
3 2 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.96%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.96%) MOM
4 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.96%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 63 (60.58%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) VMware
3 13 (12.50%) Citrix
4 7 (6.73%) SAP
5 6 (5.77%) Remedy
6 5 (4.81%) Dell
6 5 (4.81%) Wyse
7 4 (3.85%) Cisco
7 4 (3.85%) IBM
7 4 (3.85%) Oracle
8 3 (2.88%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.88%) Intel Security
8 3 (2.88%) Polycom
8 3 (2.88%) PTC
9 2 (1.92%) Apple
9 2 (1.92%) AppSense
9 2 (1.92%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) Symantec
10 1 (0.96%) CA
10 1 (0.96%) Veritas
Bristol, Avon
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