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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 20 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.12% 7.90% 6.58%
As % of the Applications category 22.47% 49.06% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Median daily rate £340 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £110 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 9
Median hourly rate £13.59 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.54% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £9.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £19.33 £21.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
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
89 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 18.35% 16.11% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 34 17
Median daily rate £375 £354 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.85% +28.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £115 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.00 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £22.03 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 24 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 18 (40.91%) Project Management
4 14 (31.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (29.55%) MS Project
6 11 (25.00%) Windows
6 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
8 8 (18.18%) Migration
8 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
9 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 7 (15.91%) SQL
9 7 (15.91%) .NET
10 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
10 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 6 (13.64%) Finance
10 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
10 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
11 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
11 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
11 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
12 4 (9.09%) ETL
12 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
12 4 (9.09%) XML
12 4 (9.09%) XSD
12 4 (9.09%) XSLT

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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
4 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 24 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 14 (31.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (29.55%) MS Project
4 4 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) Wireless
2 3 (6.82%) 3G
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) NAS
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) WebEx
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Automotive
4 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.82%) Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) Billing
5 2 (4.55%) Retail
6 1 (2.27%) Advertising
6 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Performance Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Quality Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Support Officer
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Help Desk Support
4 3 (6.82%) PMO Manager
4 3 (6.82%) PMO Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Project Officer
4 3 (6.82%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (6.82%) Test Leader
5 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) Web Services
3 4 (9.09%) WCF
3 4 (9.09%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) XSD
3 4 (9.09%) XSLT
4 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
4 3 (6.82%) RESTful
4 3 (6.82%) SOAP
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Data Conversion
2 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.27%) PMI
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
4 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.27%) Android
5 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Project Management
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.09%) Data Transformation
6 4 (9.09%) ETL
6 4 (9.09%) Logistics
6 4 (9.09%) People Management
6 4 (9.09%) PLM
6 4 (9.09%) Product Management
7 3 (6.82%) API Integration
7 3 (6.82%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (6.82%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) C#
2 4 (9.09%) VBA
3 3 (6.82%) XAML
4 1 (2.27%) Java
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) ISEB
1 3 (6.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 3 (6.82%) Apple
2 3 (6.82%) Arqiva
2 3 (6.82%) BT
2 3 (6.82%) Ericsson
2 3 (6.82%) Huawei
2 3 (6.82%) NetCracker
2 3 (6.82%) Nokia
2 3 (6.82%) Nokia Networks
2 3 (6.82%) Siemens
2 3 (6.82%) Telindus
2 3 (6.82%) Virgin Media
2 3 (6.82%) VMware
2 3 (6.82%) ZTE
3 2 (4.55%) Avaya
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Kaseya
3 2 (4.55%) Lotus
3 2 (4.55%) Sage
Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: £340 per day, Initial contract until December 16'
Posted: 23 days ago