The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 33 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 49 65 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.51% 4.81% 6.06%
As % of the Applications category 48.51% 30.23% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 46
Median daily rate £143 £230 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.04% +2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £115 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £390 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £282 £278 £296
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.20 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.61%
MS Office
South East

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

Applications Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
101 215 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.35% 15.90% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 116 87
Median daily rate £350 £300 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £140 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £14.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £22.50 £20.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes 0 42 £140 -39.13% 4
High Wycombe +7 2 £384 +248.86% 1
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
2 45 (41.28%) Windows
3 42 (38.53%) MS Excel
4 39 (35.78%) ITIL
5 36 (33.03%) Security Cleared
6 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
7 31 (28.44%) SC Cleared
8 27 (24.77%) Project Management
9 21 (19.27%) HP
9 21 (19.27%) PRINCE2
9 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (16.51%) Finance
10 18 (16.51%) MS Visio
11 14 (12.84%) Banking
11 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
12 13 (11.93%) Retail
12 13 (11.93%) ITSM
12 13 (11.93%) SQL
12 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 13 (11.93%) SLA
13 12 (11.01%) NFS
13 12 (11.01%) ERP
13 12 (11.01%) iSCSI
13 12 (11.01%) ITIL V3
13 12 (11.01%) Virtual Environments
13 12 (11.01%) Virtual Machines
14 11 (10.09%) IFS
14 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (10.09%) SCOM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 6 (5.50%) IIS
1 6 (5.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.83%) SAS
4 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (38.53%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.51%) MS Visio
3 11 (10.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (3.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) iSCSI
2 7 (6.42%) VPN
3 6 (5.50%) LDAP
3 6 (5.50%) SMTP
4 5 (4.59%) ATM
5 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (2.75%) Network Security
6 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.83%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
General
1 18 (16.51%) Finance
2 14 (12.84%) Banking
3 13 (11.93%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Cantonese Language
4 4 (3.67%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (3.67%) Marketing
5 3 (2.75%) Automotive
5 3 (2.75%) German Language
5 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.83%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (53.21%) Analyst
2 19 (17.43%) Service Analyst
3 18 (16.51%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Business Analyst
5 15 (13.76%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.26%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (7.34%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Storage Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.59%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) IT Support
10 5 (4.59%) NetApp Specialist
11 4 (3.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
11 4 (3.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.50%) .NET
1 6 (5.50%) AngularJS
1 6 (5.50%) CSS
1 6 (5.50%) HTML
1 6 (5.50%) HTML5
1 6 (5.50%) jQuery
1 6 (5.50%) Laravel
1 6 (5.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (3.67%) SOAP
2 4 (3.67%) XML
3 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.92%) CSS3
4 1 (0.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.17%) Smartphone
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.67%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.83%) Informatics
5 2 (1.83%) NHS
5 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.92%) RIA
6 1 (0.92%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 45 (41.28%) Windows
2 11 (10.09%) Linux
2 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (8.26%) Windows 7
4 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (6.42%) Data ONTAP
5 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.50%) Unix
7 5 (4.59%) CentOS
7 5 (4.59%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.59%) Windows Vista
8 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.67%) zOS
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (35.78%) ITIL
2 27 (24.77%) Project Management
3 21 (19.27%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (19.27%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.93%) ITSM
5 12 (11.01%) ERP
5 12 (11.01%) ITIL V3
5 12 (11.01%) Virtual Environments
6 11 (10.09%) Logistics
6 11 (10.09%) Service Management
6 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (8.26%) Workflow
8 8 (7.34%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.34%) Migration
9 7 (6.42%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.50%) Capacity Management
10 6 (5.50%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (5.50%) Technical Analysis
10 6 (5.50%) Web Development
11 5 (4.59%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) SQL
2 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (5.50%) PHP
2 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
2 6 (5.50%) VB
3 4 (3.67%) C#
3 4 (3.67%) Java
4 1 (0.92%) C
4 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.92%) VBA
4 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (33.03%) Security Cleared
2 31 (28.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.84%) DV Cleared
4 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.59%) MCP
6 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
6 4 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.75%) MCSE
7 3 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.83%) CAPM
8 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.83%) PMP
9 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.93%) SLA
2 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.83%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.92%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (30.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.01%) NFS
2 12 (11.01%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.75%) XenApp
6 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (10.09%) SCOM
2 10 (9.17%) OVSD
3 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.92%) SCSM
Vendors
1 61 (55.96%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.27%) HP
3 11 (10.09%) IFS
3 11 (10.09%) VMware
4 9 (8.26%) NetApp
5 8 (7.34%) Citrix
6 4 (3.67%) IBM
6 4 (3.67%) Remedy
6 4 (3.67%) SAP
7 1 (0.92%) arcserve
7 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.92%) Lotus
7 1 (0.92%) Symantec
7 1 (0.92%) Veeam
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