The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 6.00% - 11.54%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£190 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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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 Dundee region.

Applications Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 14.00% 25.00% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate £285 - £125
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.75% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Dundee region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Dundee

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

MS Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dundee 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft