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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 51 25
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Office 43 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.51% 2.10% 5.28%
As % of the Applications category 43.43% 24.24% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Average daily rate
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£300 £210 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £138 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £298 £308
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
99 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.69% 8.67% 11.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 29
Average daily rate £300 £306 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £158 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 15
Average hourly rate £12.00 £21.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +30.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.06 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -2.83%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +11 24 £300 +150.00% 9
Peterborough +11 13 £200 - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £325 - 1
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 49 (54.44%) Windows
3 33 (36.67%) MS Excel
3 33 (36.67%) Citrix
4 31 (34.44%) ITIL
5 24 (26.67%) Incident Management
6 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
7 22 (24.44%) Cisco
8 20 (22.22%) Adobe
9 19 (21.11%) Finance
10 18 (20.00%) MCP
11 17 (18.89%) Windows 7
11 17 (18.89%) IBM Notes
11 17 (18.89%) Lotus
11 17 (18.89%) Symantec
11 17 (18.89%) McAfee
11 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
12 16 (17.78%) SLA
13 14 (15.56%) Project Management
14 12 (13.33%) Blackberry
15 10 (11.11%) Remedy
16 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
17 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
17 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
17 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
17 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (7.78%) BYOD
18 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
19 6 (6.67%) XML
19 6 (6.67%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (18.89%) IBM Notes
2 9 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.22%) Lync
6 2 (2.22%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.11%) Confluence
7 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (36.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.56%) MS Project
4 2 (2.22%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.56%) VPN
2 3 (3.33%) SAN
3 2 (2.22%) Wireless
3 2 (2.22%) LAN
3 2 (2.22%) WebEx
4 1 (1.11%) ATM
4 1 (1.11%) WAN
4 1 (1.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.11%) PABX
4 1 (1.11%) Skype
4 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (5.56%) FileMaker
1 5 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) JIRA
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) MSI
General
1 19 (21.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) Legal
2 2 (2.22%) Electronics
3 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.11%) Publishing
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
3 1 (1.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 50 (55.56%) Analyst
2 25 (27.78%) Service Analyst
2 25 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
3 23 (25.56%) 1st Line Support
4 20 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 18 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 11 (12.22%) Desktop Support
6 11 (12.22%) Support Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 9 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (5.56%) Administrator
9 5 (5.56%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) XML
2 4 (4.44%) ODBC
3 1 (1.11%) WF
3 1 (1.11%) LINQ
3 1 (1.11%) CAML
3 1 (1.11%) HTML
3 1 (1.11%) .NET
3 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.11%) CSS
3 1 (1.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.78%) BYOD
4 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.56%) Data Structures
6 3 (3.33%) iPad
6 3 (3.33%) HP StoreVirtual
6 3 (3.33%) iPhone
7 2 (2.22%) EPoS
8 1 (1.11%) PMI
8 1 (1.11%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.11%) Handset
8 1 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.11%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.11%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (54.44%) Windows
2 17 (18.89%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.33%) Android
7 3 (3.33%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.22%) BlackBerry OS
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.11%) Linux
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) ITIL
2 24 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 17 (18.89%) Service Delivery
4 14 (15.56%) Project Management
5 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.67%) Change Management
6 6 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
7 5 (5.56%) Service Management
7 5 (5.56%) Validation
7 5 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.44%) Document Management
9 3 (3.33%) Resource Management
9 3 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.33%) CAD
9 3 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.22%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.11%) VBA
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.00%) MCP
2 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.44%) MCSE
4 3 (3.33%) CCNA
4 3 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (3.33%) Degree
5 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.11%) MCDST
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.78%) SLA
2 3 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 23 (25.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.33%) Terminal Server
2 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.33%) XenApp
2 3 (3.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) SCCM
2 2 (2.22%) DameWare
3 1 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 33 (36.67%) Citrix
3 22 (24.44%) Cisco
4 20 (22.22%) Adobe
5 17 (18.89%) Lotus
5 17 (18.89%) Symantec
5 17 (18.89%) McAfee
6 10 (11.11%) Remedy
7 6 (6.67%) Oracle
7 6 (6.67%) VMware
7 6 (6.67%) WorldPay
8 4 (4.44%) HP
9 3 (3.33%) SAP
9 3 (3.33%) Sophos
9 3 (3.33%) Wyse
9 3 (3.33%) NetApp
9 3 (3.33%) Mapinfo
9 3 (3.33%) MobileIron
9 3 (3.33%) Google
10 2 (2.22%) LANDesk
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