The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 25 13
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.02% 3.24% 7.83%
As % of the Applications category 36.36% 25.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £160 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% -15.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.08%
MS Office
London

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

Applications Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.30% 12.97% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 11
Median daily rate £325 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.58% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
3 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Change Management
3 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
3 7 (46.67%) Validation
4 6 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
4 6 (40.00%) ACTC
4 6 (40.00%) ACHDS
4 6 (40.00%) ACDT
4 6 (40.00%) MCDST
4 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 6 (40.00%) Time Management
4 6 (40.00%) Wireless
4 6 (40.00%) Identity Management
4 6 (40.00%) Lotus
4 6 (40.00%) Apple
4 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
4 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (40.00%) MCP
4 6 (40.00%) Java
4 6 (40.00%) Oracle
4 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
4 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 6 (40.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (20.00%) MS Project
3 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Beauchamp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
1 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Desktop Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Support
2 5 (33.33%) Support Team Leader
2 5 (33.33%) Team Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate
3 3 (20.00%) Graduate Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Graduate Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (40.00%) Client/Server
2 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) PMI
4 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Change Management
1 7 (46.67%) Validation
2 6 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Budget Control
5 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (13.33%) UML
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) A+ Certification
1 6 (40.00%) ACDT
1 6 (40.00%) ACHDS
1 6 (40.00%) ACTC
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
1 6 (40.00%) MCDST
1 6 (40.00%) MCP
1 6 (40.00%) MCSA
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) MCSM
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Apple
1 6 (40.00%) Citrix
1 6 (40.00%) Lotus
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft