The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cheltenham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 0 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 8.62% - 3.49%
As % of the Applications category 47.62% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £175 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 1 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 18.10% 1.39% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 15
Average daily rate £213 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £425 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 12
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Office
Gloucestershire

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Cheltenham

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) ITSM
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) AppSense
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
4 3 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) Document Management
5 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 2 (16.67%) Billing
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DHCP
1 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Officer
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) Junior
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Deskside Support
3 1 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Thin Client
1 3 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (25.00%) ITSM
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) MCSA
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) AppSense
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Compaq
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago