The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 19 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.85% 4.20% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 53.33% 32.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 4
Median daily rate £151 £225 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.11% -23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £197 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £430 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £293 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -59.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%

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

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 30 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.62% 7.87% 12.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 17
Median daily rate £170 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £220 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £429 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -59.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.05 £52.50 £43.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (45.16%) Windows
3 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
4 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.81%) CRM
7 7 (22.58%) SLA
8 6 (19.35%) Office 365
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
9 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 5 (16.13%) Apple
10 4 (12.90%) Dell
10 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
10 4 (12.90%) ITIL
10 4 (12.90%) DWDM
10 4 (12.90%) Remedy
10 4 (12.90%) RAD
10 4 (12.90%) LAN
10 4 (12.90%) VoIP
10 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
10 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (12.90%) Huawei
10 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
10 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
10 4 (12.90%) Fault Management
10 4 (12.90%) SCCM
10 4 (12.90%) Software Distribution
10 4 (12.90%) Ciena
11 3 (9.68%) Office Automation
11 3 (9.68%) Windows Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) DWDM
1 4 (12.90%) Ethernet
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) VoIP
1 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) ADSL
3 2 (6.45%) DHCP
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) IT Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) NOC Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Desktop Support
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support
3 3 (9.68%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (6.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Support Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Smartphone
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.23%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) Life Science
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows 7
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Fault Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) RAD
3 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
3 4 (12.90%) Software Distribution
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Office Automation
4 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.45%) ITSM
5 2 (6.45%) Logistics
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Artificial Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) IC Design
6 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.23%) Monte Carlo Method
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) Ciena
3 4 (12.90%) Dell
3 4 (12.90%) Huawei
3 4 (12.90%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Cadence
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) VMware
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