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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.78% 9.89% -
As % of the Applications category 38.10% 81.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£120 £292 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 17.80% 12.09% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Average daily rate £313 £263 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £337 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
6 4 (22.22%) SCCM
7 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
7 3 (16.67%) VMware
7 3 (16.67%) AppSense
7 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
7 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (16.67%) HP
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (16.67%) DNS
7 3 (16.67%) MS Project
7 3 (16.67%) ITSM
7 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
8 2 (11.11%) Legal
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) VBA
8 2 (11.11%) MCSE
8 2 (11.11%) MCSA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
3 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
General
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Assistant
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.56%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
1 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 7 (38.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (11.11%) Document Management
3 2 (11.11%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
1 2 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) MCSE
2 2 (11.11%) MCSA
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) AppSense
2 3 (16.67%) HP
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
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