The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 9.30% 3.72% 3.70%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 39.13% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Average daily rate
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£144 £470 £128
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +268.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £409 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £541 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £203 £273
% change year-on-year
+23.45% -25.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £115.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 23 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.05% 9.50% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 18
Average daily rate £400 £470 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +16.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £310 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.58 - £47.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 12 (57.14%) Windows
1 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 11 (52.38%) IBM Notes
2 11 (52.38%) Lotus
3 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
3 10 (47.62%) C
3 10 (47.62%) MCP
3 10 (47.62%) Firewall
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (47.62%) Internet
3 10 (47.62%) Mac OS
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.52%) Validation
7 2 (9.52%) DHCP
7 2 (9.52%) MS Project
7 2 (9.52%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
7 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
7 2 (9.52%) Degree
7 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 11 (52.38%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.76%) Documentum
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Project
2 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eikon
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) Firewall
1 10 (47.62%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) Wireless
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
3 1 (4.76%) Extranet
3 1 (4.76%) 3G
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.76%) RequisitePro
1 1 (4.76%) ERwin
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.76%) Rational Robot
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Support Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (47.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Test Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Mac OS X
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (47.62%) Mac OS
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Validation
1 2 (9.52%) UML
1 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
1 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
1 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
1 2 (9.52%) RUP
2 1 (4.76%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (4.76%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (4.76%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (4.76%) Test Management
2 1 (4.76%) System Testing
2 1 (4.76%) Investment Management
2 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
2 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Modelling
2 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
2 1 (4.76%) Data Governance
2 1 (4.76%) Workflow
2 1 (4.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) C
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) MCP
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) CFA
3 1 (4.76%) MCT
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.76%) Basel III
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Lotus
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Fidessa
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) Reuters
3 1 (4.76%) Bloomberg
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