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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 52 72 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.23% 5.86% 5.99%
As % of the Applications category 45.22% 44.72% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 27
Median daily rate £360 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £135 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £316 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.63 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £19.00 £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
115 161 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 13.77% 13.11% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 55 88
Median daily rate £370 £300 £297
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £145 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 47
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.86 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.65 £10.00 £8.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.00 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.70% -

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 8 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram 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 8 December 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 46 £370 +24.89% 3
High Wycombe +4 2 £95 -19.14% 1
Aylesbury - 1 £160 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 64 (57.66%) Microsoft
2 56 (50.45%) Windows
3 51 (45.95%) Security Cleared
4 46 (41.44%) ITIL
5 43 (38.74%) SC Cleared
6 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
7 22 (19.82%) Active Directory
8 21 (18.92%) Project Management
9 20 (18.02%) DV Cleared
10 19 (17.12%) Finance
11 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
12 16 (14.41%) MS Project
13 15 (13.51%) Linux
13 15 (13.51%) HP
13 15 (13.51%) MS Visio
13 15 (13.51%) Retail
14 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (11.71%) Service Management
14 13 (11.71%) VMware
14 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
14 13 (11.71%) SQL
15 12 (10.81%) SLA
15 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (9.91%) ITIL V3
16 11 (9.91%) Virtual Machines
17 10 (9.01%) ITIL V2
17 10 (9.01%) Banking
17 10 (9.01%) MS PowerPoint
17 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
17 10 (9.01%) ITSM

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 5 (4.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 40 (36.04%) MS Excel
2 16 (14.41%) MS Project
3 15 (13.51%) MS Visio
4 10 (9.01%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.31%) Office 365
2 4 (3.60%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.50%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.60%) VPN
3 3 (2.70%) iSCSI
3 3 (2.70%) Network Security
3 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.80%) ATM
4 2 (1.80%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.90%) Firewall
5 1 (0.90%) LAN
5 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (17.12%) Finance
2 15 (13.51%) Retail
3 10 (9.01%) Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Cantonese Language
4 4 (3.60%) German Language
4 4 (3.60%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (2.70%) Automotive
5 3 (2.70%) Legal
6 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Polish Language
7 1 (0.90%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (45.05%) Analyst
2 23 (20.72%) Service Analyst
3 21 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 15 (13.51%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.11%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (8.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.21%) Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.41%) IT Support
8 5 (4.50%) Architect
8 5 (4.50%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) IT Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) VMware Specialist
9 4 (3.60%) Automation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.90%) XML
1 1 (0.90%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
4 6 (5.41%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.60%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.70%) Replication
7 2 (1.80%) Statistics
8 1 (0.90%) EPoS
8 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.90%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 56 (50.45%) Windows
2 15 (13.51%) Linux
3 9 (8.11%) Windows Vista
4 8 (7.21%) CentOS
4 8 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.41%) Unix
5 6 (5.41%) Windows 7
6 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.70%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (1.80%) Android
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.44%) ITIL
2 21 (18.92%) Project Management
3 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 13 (11.71%) Service Management
4 13 (11.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.91%) ITIL V3
6 10 (9.01%) ITIL V2
6 10 (9.01%) ITSM
7 8 (7.21%) Logistics
8 7 (6.31%) Capacity Management
8 7 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (6.31%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.41%) Customer-Centric Approach
9 6 (5.41%) System Testing
9 6 (5.41%) Virtual Environments
10 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (4.50%) Change Control
10 5 (4.50%) Incident Management
10 5 (4.50%) Test Scripting
11 4 (3.60%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.71%) SQL
2 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
2 1 (0.90%) C
2 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
2 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 51 (45.95%) Security Cleared
2 43 (38.74%) SC Cleared
3 20 (18.02%) DV Cleared
4 10 (9.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (7.21%) APMP
5 8 (7.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (6.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (6.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (5.41%) MCP
8 4 (3.60%) ISTQB
8 4 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (3.60%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.70%) CEH
9 3 (2.70%) CREST Certified
9 3 (2.70%) MCSE
9 3 (2.70%) OSCP
10 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (19.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.91%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (7.21%) vCloud
5 5 (4.50%) Docker
6 4 (3.60%) Hyper-V
6 4 (3.60%) vSphere
7 3 (2.70%) NFS
7 3 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.70%) XenApp
8 1 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (7.21%) OVSD
2 5 (4.50%) Puppet
2 5 (4.50%) SCCM
2 5 (4.50%) vRealize
3 4 (3.60%) SCOM
4 3 (2.70%) vMotion
5 1 (0.90%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (57.66%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.51%) HP
3 13 (11.71%) VMware
4 8 (7.21%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.21%) Remedy
5 6 (5.41%) SAP
6 5 (4.50%) Citrix
7 4 (3.60%) NetApp
8 3 (2.70%) Veeam
9 2 (1.80%) BMC
9 2 (1.80%) Cisco
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle
10 1 (0.90%) Aruba
10 1 (0.90%) Avaya
10 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.90%) F5
10 1 (0.90%) Infoblox
10 1 (0.90%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.90%) Unisys
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