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 29 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 44 84 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.57% 6.90% 5.66%
As % of the Applications category 41.12% 44.44% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 33
Median daily rate £145 £276 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.46% -15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £130 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £353 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 18
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.25 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.59 £21.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
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
107 189 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 11.12% 15.52% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 83 91
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 27
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £26.00 £26.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -12 41 £143 -48.55% 5
High Wycombe +1 1 £400 +263.63% 3
Amersham - 1 - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 73 (57.03%) Microsoft
2 60 (46.88%) MS Excel
3 47 (36.72%) Project Management
4 40 (31.25%) ITIL
5 38 (29.69%) Windows
6 37 (28.91%) Finance
7 35 (27.34%) Security Cleared
8 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (24.22%) PRINCE2
9 31 (24.22%) Active Directory
10 26 (20.31%) Banking
10 26 (20.31%) SC Cleared
11 24 (18.75%) MS Visio
12 22 (17.19%) HP
12 22 (17.19%) Workflow
13 20 (15.63%) SQL
14 18 (14.06%) Logistics
15 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
16 16 (12.50%) SLA
17 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
17 15 (11.72%) ERP
18 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (10.94%) MS PowerPoint
18 14 (10.94%) IFS
19 13 (10.16%) AngularJS
19 13 (10.16%) Technical Analysis
19 13 (10.16%) Web Development
19 13 (10.16%) jQuery
19 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
19 13 (10.16%) HTML5

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 13 (10.16%) IIS
2 11 (8.59%) Apache
2 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.91%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.56%) SAS
6 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 60 (46.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 14 (10.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (8.59%) MS Project
5 2 (1.56%) Casewise Modeler
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) LDAP
1 13 (10.16%) SMTP
2 11 (8.59%) ATM
3 10 (7.81%) VPN
4 9 (7.03%) iSCSI
4 9 (7.03%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.78%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Power BI
4 1 (0.78%) QlikView
4 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 37 (28.91%) Finance
2 26 (20.31%) Banking
3 8 (6.25%) Retail
4 5 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
5 3 (2.34%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.56%) Legal
6 2 (1.56%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (45.31%) Analyst
2 22 (17.19%) Business Analyst
3 17 (13.28%) Service Analyst
4 15 (11.72%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (10.94%) Developer
6 10 (7.81%) 1st Line Support
6 10 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 10 (7.81%) Support Analyst
7 8 (6.25%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 4 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (3.13%) Administrator
8 4 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.13%) PMO Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Storage Specialist
9 3 (2.34%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (2.34%) Data Analyst
9 3 (2.34%) Hardware Engineer
9 3 (2.34%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.34%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.34%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.16%) .NET
1 13 (10.16%) AngularJS
1 13 (10.16%) CSS
1 13 (10.16%) HTML
1 13 (10.16%) HTML5
1 13 (10.16%) jQuery
1 13 (10.16%) Laravel
1 13 (10.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (9.38%) XML
3 11 (8.59%) SOAP
4 3 (2.34%) .NET Framework
4 3 (2.34%) Flash
5 1 (0.78%) CSS3
5 1 (0.78%) EDI
5 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 6 (4.69%) Smartphone
3 3 (2.34%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.34%) Informatics
3 3 (2.34%) NHS
3 3 (2.34%) Statistics
4 2 (1.56%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) Biology
5 1 (0.78%) BYOD
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (29.69%) Windows
2 13 (10.16%) Unix
3 11 (8.59%) Linux
3 11 (8.59%) Windows 7
3 11 (8.59%) zOS
4 9 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (6.25%) CentOS
5 8 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.13%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (3.13%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.34%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) Project Management
2 40 (31.25%) ITIL
3 32 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.22%) PRINCE2
5 22 (17.19%) Workflow
6 18 (14.06%) Logistics
7 15 (11.72%) ERP
8 14 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (10.16%) ITSM
9 13 (10.16%) Technical Analysis
9 13 (10.16%) Web Development
10 12 (9.38%) DevOps
10 12 (9.38%) ITIL V3
10 12 (9.38%) Security Operations
10 12 (9.38%) Virtual Environments
11 11 (8.59%) Data Migration
11 11 (8.59%) Fault Management
11 11 (8.59%) Incident Management
11 11 (8.59%) Migration
12 10 (7.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.63%) SQL
2 13 (10.16%) JavaScript
2 13 (10.16%) PHP
2 13 (10.16%) PowerShell
2 13 (10.16%) VB
3 11 (8.59%) C#
3 11 (8.59%) Java
4 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.78%) VBA
4 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (27.34%) Security Cleared
2 26 (20.31%) SC Cleared
3 17 (13.28%) DV Cleared
4 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (4.69%) ISTQB
5 6 (4.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (3.91%) APMP
7 4 (3.13%) CAPM
7 4 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 4 (3.13%) PMP
7 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (2.34%) MCSE
9 2 (1.56%) Degree
10 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.78%) ISEB
10 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.13%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.78%) GCP
4 1 (0.78%) QA
4 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (24.22%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.38%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (7.03%) NFS
4 8 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (4.69%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.34%) XenApp
7 1 (0.78%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.81%) OVSD
2 8 (6.25%) SCOM
3 3 (2.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) SCSM
4 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 73 (57.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.19%) HP
3 14 (10.94%) IFS
4 11 (8.59%) IBM
5 8 (6.25%) Citrix
5 8 (6.25%) VMware
6 6 (4.69%) NetApp
6 6 (4.69%) Remedy
7 2 (1.56%) Casewise
7 2 (1.56%) SAP
7 2 (1.56%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.78%) arcserve
8 1 (0.78%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.78%) Cisco
8 1 (0.78%) Cognos
8 1 (0.78%) Lotus
8 1 (0.78%) Symantec
8 1 (0.78%) Tableau
8 1 (0.78%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £375 to £375 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £375 to £375 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £300.00 - £385.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday