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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 26 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.32% 4.69% 3.42%
As % of the Applications category 42.62% 48.10% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 10
Median daily rate £139 £280 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.44% +133.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £97 £171 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £369 £221
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.72% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.91 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+13.62% +0.08%
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
61 79 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 10.13% 9.75% 11.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 45
Median daily rate £325 £308 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £191 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £388 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 12
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% -44.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 July 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 +7 14 £160 -46.66% 3
Peterborough -1 7 £100 -50.00% 3
Huntingdon -1 2 - - 1
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
2 38 (62.30%) Windows
3 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
4 31 (50.82%) MS Excel
4 31 (50.82%) Windows 7
5 22 (36.07%) ITIL
6 14 (22.95%) Windows 8
7 12 (19.67%) Finance
7 12 (19.67%) Citrix
7 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
8 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
8 11 (18.03%) SCCM
9 10 (16.39%) SLA
10 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (14.75%) Apple
10 9 (14.75%) Mac OS
10 9 (14.75%) Windows Vista
11 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
11 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
11 8 (13.11%) Information Security
12 7 (11.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 7 (11.48%) Software Deployment
12 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
13 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (9.84%) Project Management
13 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (9.84%) MCSE
13 6 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
14 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
14 5 (8.20%) Back Office

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 12 (19.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) IBM Notes
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.64%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 31 (50.82%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.56%) MS Project
4 2 (3.28%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Primavera
2 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.28%) IaaS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) DHCP
1 3 (4.92%) DNS
1 3 (4.92%) LAN
1 3 (4.92%) WAN
2 1 (1.64%) SAN
2 1 (1.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.64%) OLAP
General
1 12 (19.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Back Office
3 4 (6.56%) Front Office
4 2 (3.28%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Publishing
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (29.51%) Analyst
2 15 (24.59%) Support Engineer
3 12 (19.67%) Desktop Support
4 10 (16.39%) 1st Line Support
5 9 (14.75%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (14.75%) Service Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) IT Support
7 6 (9.84%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
8 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Support
8 5 (8.20%) Service Desk Support Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (6.56%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (6.56%) Applications Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Applications Support
9 4 (6.56%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.56%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) BYOD
3 3 (4.92%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.64%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.64%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.64%) EPoS
5 1 (1.64%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 38 (62.30%) Windows
2 31 (50.82%) Windows 7
3 14 (22.95%) Windows 8
4 11 (18.03%) Windows XP
5 9 (14.75%) Mac OS
5 9 (14.75%) Windows Vista
6 7 (11.48%) Apple iOS
7 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
10 2 (3.28%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.07%) ITIL
2 8 (13.11%) Information Security
3 7 (11.48%) Software Deployment
4 6 (9.84%) Project Management
5 5 (8.20%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) ITIL V3
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
7 3 (4.92%) ITSM
7 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.28%) IT Governance
8 2 (3.28%) MODAF
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.28%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.28%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.28%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.28%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.92%) VBScript
4 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
2 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 6 (9.84%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (9.84%) MCSE
4 3 (4.92%) CCNA
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (4.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (4.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.28%) APMP
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.64%) MCP
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.64%) PMP
6 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.39%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 2 (3.28%) GxP
System Software
1 32 (52.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) XenApp
2 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (18.03%) SCCM
2 7 (11.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Citrix
3 9 (14.75%) Apple
4 5 (8.20%) Remedy
5 4 (6.56%) Cisco
5 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 4 (6.56%) WorldPay
6 3 (4.92%) Adobe
6 3 (4.92%) Cognos
6 3 (4.92%) Lotus
6 3 (4.92%) VMware
7 2 (3.28%) Tableau
8 1 (1.64%) Computacenter
8 1 (1.64%) Dell
8 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.64%) Symantec
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Austin Fraser
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