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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Office 21 39 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.74% 10.77% 4.71%
As % of the Applications category 29.58% 66.10% 35.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 3
Median daily rate £388 £275 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +57.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £535 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Median hourly rate £14.34 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £20.30 £93.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.08%
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
71 59 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.66% 16.30% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 16 11
Median daily rate £396 £324 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.25% +17.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £585 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 15
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
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 1 October 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 26 (60.47%) MS Excel
2 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
4 19 (44.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (37.21%) Project Management
6 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
6 15 (34.88%) SQL
6 15 (34.88%) .NET
6 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (32.56%) MS Project
7 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
8 13 (30.23%) Regression Testing
9 12 (27.91%) Web Services
9 12 (27.91%) Migration
10 10 (23.26%) Service Design
11 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
12 8 (18.60%) WCF
12 8 (18.60%) XML
12 8 (18.60%) XSD
12 8 (18.60%) XSLT
12 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
12 8 (18.60%) Windows
12 8 (18.60%) C#
12 8 (18.60%) ETL
12 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
13 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling

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 20 (46.51%) SharePoint
2 8 (18.60%) MS Exchange
3 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
4 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.65%) CMS
6 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (60.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (44.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (32.56%) MS Project
4 3 (6.98%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (11.63%) Office 365
2 4 (9.30%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (9.30%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Skype
2 4 (9.30%) WebEx
3 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) NAS
4 1 (2.33%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio
2 9 (20.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 2 (4.65%) Advertising
3 2 (4.65%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
2 7 (16.28%) Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) IT Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Test Leader
5 4 (9.30%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Project Officer
5 4 (9.30%) Project Support Officer
5 4 (9.30%) Support Officer
6 3 (6.98%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (6.98%) PMO Manager
6 3 (6.98%) PMO Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Agile Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Data Migration Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Agile Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) Web Services
3 8 (18.60%) WCF
3 8 (18.60%) XML
3 8 (18.60%) XSD
3 8 (18.60%) XSLT
4 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
4 7 (16.28%) RESTful
4 7 (16.28%) SOAP
5 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (9.30%) OAuth
6 4 (9.30%) SAML
7 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Data Conversion
2 4 (9.30%) PMI
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.33%) CMDB
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 10
3 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
3 3 (6.98%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Project Management
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (32.56%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (30.23%) Regression Testing
5 12 (27.91%) Migration
6 10 (23.26%) Service Design
7 8 (18.60%) Data Transformation
7 8 (18.60%) ETL
8 7 (16.28%) API Integration
8 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
8 7 (16.28%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
8 7 (16.28%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
9 6 (13.95%) Data Validation
9 6 (13.95%) Exploratory Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Non-Functional Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Stress Testing
9 6 (13.95%) System Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) C#
3 6 (13.95%) XAML
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) ISEB
1 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.30%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.98%) QA
2 3 (6.98%) SLA
3 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (34.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 2 (4.65%) Intel Security
3 2 (4.65%) Kaseya
3 2 (4.65%) Lotus
3 2 (4.65%) Sage
4 1 (2.33%) Citrix
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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