The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 30 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 8.52% 6.46% 7.64%
As % of the Applications category 60.00% 50.00% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 5
Average daily rate
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£238 £175 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £123 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £455 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £256
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +17.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.22
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.54%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
50 50 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 14.20% 12.92% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 12
Average daily rate £313 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £175 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% -45.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 12 (24.49%) Windows
5 11 (22.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (18.37%) MS Project
7 8 (16.33%) UML
7 8 (16.33%) ISO 9001
7 8 (16.33%) TickIT
7 8 (16.33%) NHS
7 8 (16.33%) V-Model
7 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
9 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
9 6 (12.24%) IIS
9 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
9 6 (12.24%) Project Management
9 6 (12.24%) Degree
10 5 (10.20%) SQL
10 5 (10.20%) HTML
10 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
10 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
11 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
11 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET
11 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
11 4 (8.16%) XML
11 4 (8.16%) T-SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (12.24%) IIS
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.08%) Lync
4 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (55.10%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (18.37%) MS Project
4 7 (14.29%) MS Visio
5 3 (6.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (4.08%) InDesign
7 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.04%) MS Access
4 1 (2.04%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
1 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 4 (8.16%) Marketing
2 3 (6.12%) Advertising
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (30.61%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (12.24%) Project Planner
3 6 (12.24%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Release Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Lead Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Configuration Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Procurement Manager
7 2 (4.08%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) HTML
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) ADO.NET
2 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 2 (4.08%) Flash
3 2 (4.08%) WPF
3 2 (4.08%) Silverlight
4 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) NHS
2 4 (8.16%) Thin Client
2 4 (8.16%) Fat Client
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) RIA
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PDA
5 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.04%) iPad
5 1 (2.04%) EPoS
5 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.49%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL
3 8 (16.33%) UML
3 8 (16.33%) V-Model
3 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.16%) Data Transformation
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.12%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.12%) Change Control
8 2 (4.08%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.08%) Change Management
8 2 (4.08%) Migration
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.04%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) T-SQL
3 4 (8.16%) VB
3 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
3 4 (8.16%) VB6
4 3 (6.12%) VBScript
5 2 (4.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
2 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.04%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.33%) ISO 9001
1 8 (16.33%) TickIT
2 1 (2.04%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) P3O
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe
2 4 (8.16%) Citrix
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
Coventry
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Dependent on level
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