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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 34 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.63% 4.13% 5.15%
As % of the Applications category 26.39% 22.86% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
Median daily rate £271 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £412 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £278 £293 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.99%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%

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
72 70 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 17.56% 18.09% 13.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 47 11
Median daily rate £413 £338 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £235 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £421 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -50.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £11.00 £16.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £11.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
3 11 (30.56%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) MS Project
5 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 7 (19.44%) Windows
6 7 (19.44%) Process Improvement
7 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (11.11%) Retail
9 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) Advertising
9 4 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) SQL
9 4 (11.11%) .NET
9 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.33%) People Management
10 3 (8.33%) Service Design
10 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
10 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 3 (8.33%) BT

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) CMS
3 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.78%) MS Project
3 6 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.56%) Skype
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (11.11%) Advertising
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Project Officer
1 10 (27.78%) Project Support Officer
1 10 (27.78%) Support Officer
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 3 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Project Support Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Tester
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (5.56%) OAuth
2 2 (5.56%) RESTful
2 2 (5.56%) SAML
2 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 2 (5.56%) WCF
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 2 (5.56%) XML
2 2 (5.56%) XSD
2 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (19.44%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Process Improvement
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.33%) People Management
5 3 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.33%) Service Design
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 2 (5.56%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (2.78%) C
3 1 (2.78%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
1 2 (5.56%) ISTQB
1 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.33%) BT
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) McKesson