The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Docklands, London region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.45% 6.31% 4.64%
As % of the Applications category 63.16% 51.85% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 10
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£450 £369 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.03% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £138 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £468 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 14.96% 12.16% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 16
Average daily rate £450 £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £19.32 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
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MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Docklands, London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
1 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 6 (37.50%) Lotus
2 6 (37.50%) IBM Notes
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) MS Project
3 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) C
4 4 (25.00%) UML
4 4 (25.00%) MCP
4 4 (25.00%) IBM
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (18.75%) RUP
5 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Finance
6 2 (12.50%) Unified Process
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 6 (37.50%) IBM Notes
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) Documentum
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
2 5 (31.25%) MS Project
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
4 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
1 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Extranet
2 1 (6.25%) 3G
2 1 (6.25%) DHCP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) ERwin
1 1 (6.25%) ClearQuest
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Banking
2 3 (18.75%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Wholesale Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (25.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Mac OS X
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) UML
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) RUP
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (12.50%) Unified Process
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) C
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Lotus
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Informatica
5 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg