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 4 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 16 14 5
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 16 26 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.27% 9.85% 16.73%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 46.43% 67.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 18
Median daily rate £325 £225 £70
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +221.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £16.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.37% -77.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -4.64%
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
32 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 14.55% 21.21% 24.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 31
Median daily rate £368 £350 £70
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +400.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £170 £68
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £164
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 24
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £72.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -82.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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 13 £325 -18.75% 1
Chesterfield -3 3 - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (52.94%) Finance
3 17 (50.00%) Windows
4 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 14 (41.18%) Windows 8
5 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (29.41%) HP
6 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
6 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
6 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
7 9 (26.47%) IBM Notes
7 9 (26.47%) VBScript
7 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
7 9 (26.47%) VPN
7 9 (26.47%) Lotus
7 9 (26.47%) Citrix
7 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (26.47%) Blackberry
7 9 (26.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
7 9 (26.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
7 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
7 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (17.65%) Service Management
9 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
9 5 (14.71%) Project Management

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 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 9 (26.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (26.47%) IBM Notes
2 9 (26.47%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) VPN
2 4 (11.76%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) NAS
3 1 (2.94%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (52.94%) Finance
2 4 (11.76%) Legal
3 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Analyst
2 11 (32.35%) Service Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) IT Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) IT Support
4 7 (20.59%) IT Support Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Project Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) Project Office Administrator
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Manager
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Software Development Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
1 1 (2.94%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (26.47%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Economics
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Windows 8
3 10 (29.41%) Windows XP
4 9 (26.47%) Apple iOS
4 9 (26.47%) Windows 10
5 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 5 (14.71%) Unix
5 5 (14.71%) Windows 7
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) HPUX
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
1 6 (17.65%) Service Management
2 5 (14.71%) Programme Management
2 5 (14.71%) Project Management
3 4 (11.76%) Business Development
3 4 (11.76%) ERP
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Management
4 2 (5.88%) ITIL
4 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) CAD
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.94%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
1 9 (26.47%) VBScript
2 1 (2.94%) C#
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VB
2 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.76%) PMP
3 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 9 (26.47%) XenDesktop
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 22 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) HP
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
3 9 (26.47%) Lotus
4 4 (11.76%) AppSense
4 4 (11.76%) Lumension
4 4 (11.76%) SAP
5 3 (8.82%) Remedy
6 1 (2.94%) Apple
6 1 (2.94%) BMC
6 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat