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 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 37 11
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.86% 2.17% 9.01%
As % of the Applications category 53.13% 40.91% 50.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 24
Median daily rate £235 £375 £166
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.33% +125.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
32 22 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.03% 5.31% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 37
Median daily rate £255 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £215 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £408 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 8
Median hourly rate £11.88 - £16.72
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 - £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 - £48.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 4 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (48.48%) Windows
3 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
4 11 (33.33%) ITIL
5 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
7 7 (21.21%) Office 365
8 5 (15.15%) Project Management
8 5 (15.15%) CRM
8 5 (15.15%) Time Management
9 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (12.12%) Front Office
9 4 (12.12%) Back Office
9 4 (12.12%) ITSM
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) SQL
9 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
9 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
9 4 (12.12%) VoIP
9 4 (12.12%) SLA
9 4 (12.12%) Remedy
10 3 (9.09%) Apple
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
10 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
10 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
10 3 (9.09%) Degree

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 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (9.09%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) VoIP
1 4 (12.12%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.06%) ADSL
2 2 (6.06%) DHCP
2 2 (6.06%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) DWDM
3 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) LDAP
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) OLAP
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (12.12%) Back Office
1 4 (12.12%) Front Office
2 2 (6.06%) Finance
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) IT Support
3 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 6 (18.18%) IT Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 3 (9.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Administrator
6 3 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) BYOD
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) e-Learning
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (15.15%) CRM
2 5 (15.15%) Project Management
2 5 (15.15%) Time Management
3 4 (12.12%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.06%) Logistics
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.03%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.03%) IC Design
6 1 (3.03%) Migration
6 1 (3.03%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.03%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.03%) RAD
6 1 (3.03%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) SQL
1 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CCNA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.03%) MCSA
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.03%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) Nagios
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Remedy
3 3 (9.09%) Apple
4 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe
5 1 (3.03%) Cadence
5 1 (3.03%) Ciena
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos
5 1 (3.03%) Huawei
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.03%) Sun
5 1 (3.03%) Tableau
5 1 (3.03%) WorldPay
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