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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 26 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 7.56% 6.52% 7.82%
As % of the Applications category 49.06% 51.06% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
Average daily rate
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£338 £300 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +200.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £136 £89
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £273
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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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
53 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.41% 12.77% 15.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 12
Average daily rate £366 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £175 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.85 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.17% -52.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 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 31 July 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
3 10 (25.00%) MS Project
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) NHS
5 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
6 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Degree
7 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 5 (12.50%) ITIL
7 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
8 4 (10.00%) Adobe
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
8 4 (10.00%) XML
8 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (10.00%) VB
8 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 4 (10.00%) .NET
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.00%) IIS
8 4 (10.00%) Citrix
8 4 (10.00%) Internet
8 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) Lync
4 1 (2.50%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (42.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.00%) MS Project
3 8 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (5.00%) InDesign
5 2 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) 3G
2 2 (5.00%) 2G
2 2 (5.00%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.00%) MS Access
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Project Planner
3 5 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (12.50%) Service Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Access Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Excel Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (5.00%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) HTML
2 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) ADO.NET
2 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.00%) XML
3 3 (7.50%) Flash
4 2 (5.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) NHS
2 4 (10.00%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.00%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Project Management
1 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) ITIL
3 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.00%) Web Development
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Fault Management
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
6 1 (2.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) System Testing
6 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.50%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (10.00%) VB
2 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (10.00%) VB6
3 3 (7.50%) VBA
3 3 (7.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe
2 4 (10.00%) Citrix
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