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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 5 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 34 37 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 16.19% 13.75% 8.26%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 68.52% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 34 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+510.16% -12.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £234 £194
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £270 £263
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £10.31 £12.61 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.21% -27.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £11.32 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £13.90 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
51 54 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.29% 20.07% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 37 17
Average daily rate £400 £75 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+433.33% -62.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £125 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 5
Average hourly rate £10.03 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.79% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £9.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £13.55 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.07
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.94%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 20 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -7 22 £451 +521.71% 4
Chesterfield - 5 - - 1
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 33 (53.23%) Windows XP
3 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 30 (48.39%) Active Directory
5 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
6 23 (37.10%) Remedy
7 20 (32.26%) Finance
8 15 (24.19%) MS PowerPoint
9 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
10 11 (17.74%) Banking
11 10 (16.13%) Migration
11 10 (16.13%) Project Planning
11 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
12 9 (14.52%) International Banking
12 9 (14.52%) Back Office
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
12 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
12 9 (14.52%) Oracle
13 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
14 7 (11.29%) Change Management
14 7 (11.29%) Oracle EBS R12
15 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
15 6 (9.68%) HP
16 5 (8.06%) Citrix
16 5 (8.06%) UNIX
16 5 (8.06%) IBM
16 5 (8.06%) SQL
16 5 (8.06%) SAP
16 5 (8.06%) Service Management
16 5 (8.06%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 8 (12.90%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.45%) Lync
3 4 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.84%) IBM Notes
4 3 (4.84%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (4.84%) Quickr
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) IIS
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (43.55%) MS Excel
2 15 (24.19%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (14.52%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 9 (14.52%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (11.29%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) VPN
3 1 (1.61%) SSL
3 1 (1.61%) DHCP
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 20 (32.26%) Finance
2 11 (17.74%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) International Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (61.29%) Analyst
2 27 (43.55%) Service Analyst
2 27 (43.55%) Service Desk Analyst
3 11 (17.74%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (9.68%) Help Desk Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) IT Support
8 2 (3.23%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Data Manager
8 2 (3.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Field Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Desktop Support
8 2 (3.23%) Field Service Engineer
9 1 (1.61%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Mainframe
2 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.84%) FMCG
3 2 (3.23%) EPoS
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 42 (67.74%) Windows
2 33 (53.23%) Windows XP
3 5 (8.06%) UNIX
4 4 (6.45%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.84%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) Incident Management
2 10 (16.13%) Migration
2 10 (16.13%) Project Planning
2 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
3 7 (11.29%) Change Management
4 5 (8.06%) Service Management
4 5 (8.06%) Project Management
4 5 (8.06%) Test Management
4 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL
7 1 (1.61%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.61%) Supply Chain Management
7 1 (1.61%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.61%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.61%) QMS
7 1 (1.61%) Performance Testing
7 1 (1.61%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 1 (1.61%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) MCDST
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.84%) MCP
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) MCTS
3 2 (3.23%) MCITP
3 2 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (1.61%) MCSE
4 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (48.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
2 1 (1.61%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.61%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.10%) Remedy
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) HP
5 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 5 (8.06%) IBM
5 5 (8.06%) SAP
6 3 (4.84%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) Mercator
7 1 (1.61%) VMware
7 1 (1.61%) LANDesk
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