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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 25 31 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.94% 3.08% 5.54%
As % of the Applications category 43.59% 55.56% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 14
Median daily rate £203 £375 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +120.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £259 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £426 £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.71 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +3.70%

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 18 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.34% 5.54% 12.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 28
Median daily rate £229 £368 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.75% +15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £273 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 - £16.72
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +10.00%

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 17 January 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 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.00%) ITIL
6 6 (21.43%) CRM
6 6 (21.43%) SLA
6 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
6 6 (21.43%) Office 365
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 4 (14.29%) Apple
8 4 (14.29%) Remedy
8 4 (14.29%) VoIP
8 4 (14.29%) ITSM
8 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
9 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
9 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
9 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (7.14%) Finance
10 2 (7.14%) Huawei
10 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
10 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
10 2 (7.14%) Logistics
10 2 (7.14%) DHCP
10 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
10 2 (7.14%) DNS

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 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (10.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) VoIP
1 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.14%) ADSL
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) DWDM
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
2 2 (7.14%) LDAP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 4 (14.29%) IT Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support
3 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.14%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) NOC Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
1 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) CRM
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Fault Management
6 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) RAD
6 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Monte Carlo Method
7 1 (3.57%) Office Automation
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.57%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.57%) P3O
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Apple
2 4 (14.29%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) Ciena
3 2 (7.14%) Huawei
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe
4 1 (3.57%) Cadence
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago