The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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 Dundee 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank - 5 11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee - 14.29% 7.14%
As % of the Applications category - 100.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate
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- £125 £168
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Applications Category
Dundee
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dundee 12.50% 14.29% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Average daily rate - £125 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
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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
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 18 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (60.00%) Support Specialist
2 2 (40.00%) Business Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Use Case
2 2 (40.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
Dundee
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £16500 - £17000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago