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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 3.40% 5.99% 4.12%
As % of the Applications category 26.56% 32.39% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
Median daily rate £356 £269 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.55% -23.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £16.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -18.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
64 71 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 12.80% 18.49% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 10
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -26.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
3 16 (41.03%) Project Management
4 14 (35.90%) MS Project
4 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
6 11 (28.21%) SQL
6 11 (28.21%) .NET
7 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
8 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
8 9 (23.08%) Web Services
9 8 (20.51%) Migration
9 8 (20.51%) Service Design
10 7 (17.95%) ISEB
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
10 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
11 6 (15.38%) Stress Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
11 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
11 6 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (15.38%) System Testing
11 6 (15.38%) ITIL
11 6 (15.38%) Windows

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 18 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (12.82%) Skype for Business
3 4 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.69%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (35.90%) MS PowerPoint
2 14 (35.90%) MS Project
3 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.82%) Office 365
3 4 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (10.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) Skype
1 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (10.26%) WebEx
3 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Advertising
3 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Project Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) Project Officer
3 6 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (15.38%) Support Officer
4 5 (12.82%) IT Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Test Leader
5 4 (10.26%) .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Developer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL Manager
5 4 (10.26%) ITIL Project Manager
5 4 (10.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.69%) PMO Manager
6 3 (7.69%) PMO Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
2 9 (23.08%) Web Services
3 4 (10.26%) .NET Framework
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 4 (10.26%) OAuth
3 4 (10.26%) RESTful
3 4 (10.26%) SAML
3 4 (10.26%) SOAP
3 4 (10.26%) WCF
3 4 (10.26%) XML
3 4 (10.26%) XSD
3 4 (10.26%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
1 4 (10.26%) PMI
2 3 (7.69%) Data Conversion
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.64%) Regression Testing
5 9 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 8 (20.51%) Migration
6 8 (20.51%) Service Design
7 7 (17.95%) Test Automation
7 7 (17.95%) Test Scripting
8 6 (15.38%) Exploratory Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Integration Testing
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 6 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Stress Testing
8 6 (15.38%) System Testing
8 6 (15.38%) Test Strategy
8 6 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 5 (12.82%) People Management
9 5 (12.82%) Resource Management
10 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 4 (10.26%) C#
3 3 (7.69%) XAML
4 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) ISEB
1 7 (17.95%) ISTQB
2 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) BT
3 2 (5.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.56%) McKesson