The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 26 17
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 37 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.74% 5.43% 8.01%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 59.68% 50.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 35
Median daily rate £170 £294 £138
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.07% +113.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £130 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £402 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £255
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +21.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 9
Median hourly rate £12.75 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.86% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.25 £20.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
MS Office
East of England

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

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
55 62 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 9.35% 9.10% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 26 66
Median daily rate £225 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £130 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £402 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 22
Median hourly rate £12.75 £11.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.90% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £17.50 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 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
Cambridge +18 18 £203 -46.00% 2
Peterborough -12 3 - - 1
Huntingdon -4 1 £125 -69.13%
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 27 (60.00%) Windows
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 16 (35.56%) ITIL
5 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (15.56%) Office 365
7 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
7 6 (13.33%) SLA
8 5 (11.11%) Time Management
8 5 (11.11%) CRM
8 5 (11.11%) Project Management
8 5 (11.11%) Citrix
8 5 (11.11%) Apple
9 4 (8.89%) SCCM
9 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.89%) Remedy
9 4 (8.89%) SQL
9 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
9 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
9 4 (8.89%) VoIP
9 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
9 4 (8.89%) ITSM
9 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (8.89%) Front Office
9 4 (8.89%) Back Office
10 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 8 (17.78%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.22%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) VoIP
1 4 (8.89%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (6.67%) DHCP
2 3 (6.67%) DNS
3 2 (4.44%) ADSL
3 2 (4.44%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) DWDM
4 1 (2.22%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.22%) Internet
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) OLAP
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (8.89%) Back Office
1 4 (8.89%) Front Office
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
1 12 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) IT Support
3 9 (20.00%) IT Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) IT Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support
5 7 (15.56%) Service Analyst
5 7 (15.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 5 (11.11%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (8.89%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
8 4 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Support
8 4 (8.89%) Applications Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 3 (6.67%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.22%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.22%) BYOD
2 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
2 1 (2.22%) iPad
2 1 (2.22%) iPhone
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (60.00%) Windows
2 18 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (8.89%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) ITIL
2 5 (11.11%) CRM
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Time Management
3 4 (8.89%) ITSM
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.44%) Logistics
5 2 (4.44%) Service Management
5 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.22%) Coaching
6 1 (2.22%) IC Design
6 1 (2.22%) Information Security
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.22%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.22%) Migration
6 1 (2.22%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (2.22%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.22%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) SQL
1 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
2 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNA
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSA
3 1 (2.22%) PhD
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.22%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) XenApp
3 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.22%) DameWare
3 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) Apple
2 5 (11.11%) Citrix
3 4 (8.89%) Remedy
4 2 (4.44%) Adobe
5 1 (2.22%) Cadence
5 1 (2.22%) Ciena
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) Cognos
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Huawei
5 1 (2.22%) Kaspersky
5 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Sun
5 1 (2.22%) Tableau
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) WorldPay
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