The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 21 7
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 12 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.12% 5.91% 15.81%
As % of the Applications category 51.35% 52.17% 64.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 11
Median daily rate £314 £360 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.91% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £94 £310 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £418 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Median hourly rate £9.50 £12.50 £10.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +23.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £9.48 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £12.75 £12.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.40 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.04%
MS Office
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
37 23 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.86% 11.33% 24.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 19
Median daily rate £319 £245 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.10% -38.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £115 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £415 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 7
Median hourly rate £9.50 £12.50 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £9.66 £9.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.50 £13.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Derbyshire region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Derbyshire region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +4 12 £314 +11.96%
Chesterfield +2 7 - - 1
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 11 (39.29%) Windows
5 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
6 9 (32.14%) Service Management
6 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (25.00%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Internet
9 5 (17.86%) Citrix
9 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
9 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (14.29%) Legal
10 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
10 4 (14.29%) ITSM
10 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
10 4 (14.29%) ITIL
10 4 (14.29%) HP
10 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (14.29%) Business Development
10 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
11 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
11 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
11 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
11 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
11 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
11 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.71%) IBM Notes
2 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Internet
2 3 (10.71%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Financial Institution
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Service Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Administrator
4 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Coordinator
6 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Customer Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (3.57%) Oracle Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Manager
8 1 (3.57%) SAP Programme Manager
8 1 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (32.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (10.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (10.71%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.57%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Service Management
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Business Development
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) ITSM
5 3 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Information Security
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
1 3 (10.71%) VBScript
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.71%) PMP
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
3 4 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (10.71%) Lotus
4 3 (10.71%) Remedy
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Apple
6 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco
6 1 (3.57%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Sun