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 23 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
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.13% 3.24% 2.60%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 47.22% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £140 £370 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-62.16% +208.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £13.88 £17.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.38% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
MS Office
Cambridgeshire

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
36 36 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.26% 6.87% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 23
Median daily rate £350 £361 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.11% +15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £198 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Median hourly rate £11.39 £19.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.07% -56.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £15.00 £35.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.76 £21.40 £122.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
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 23 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
3 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
4 14 (43.75%) ITIL
5 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (25.00%) SCCM
7 7 (21.88%) Citrix
8 6 (18.75%) SLA
8 6 (18.75%) Remedy
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Mac OS
9 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
9 5 (15.63%) Back Office
9 5 (15.63%) Apple
9 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
10 4 (12.50%) SQL
10 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
10 4 (12.50%) Oracle
10 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 4 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (12.50%) Front Office
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
10 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
10 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
10 4 (12.50%) WorldPay
10 4 (12.50%) BYOD
10 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
11 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (9.38%) IIS
2 3 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (53.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.13%) OLAP
General
1 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Back Office
3 4 (12.50%) Front Office
4 1 (3.13%) Local Government
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
3 8 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 6 (18.75%) Desktop Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) Service Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (15.63%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (15.63%) IT Support
6 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
6 4 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 3 (9.38%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) IT Support Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) BYOD
2 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.13%) Health Informatics
4 1 (3.13%) Informatics
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) NHS
4 1 (3.13%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (53.13%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 8 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (18.75%) Mac OS
5 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 4 (12.50%) Software Deployment
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) ITSM
4 3 (9.38%) Service Management
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.13%) Content Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.13%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Management
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
1 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) CCNA
1 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (9.38%) MCSA
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) P3O
System Software
1 15 (46.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) Citrix
3 6 (18.75%) Remedy
4 5 (15.63%) Apple
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
5 4 (12.50%) WorldPay
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Cognos
7 1 (3.13%) Computacenter
7 1 (3.13%) Lotus
7 1 (3.13%) Sun
7 1 (3.13%) Tableau
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