The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 49 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 61 111 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.74% 6.88% 7.48%
As % of the Applications category 33.89% 50.92% 45.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 53
Median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £109 £111
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 38 19
Median hourly rate £10.50 £12.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -5.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.92 £18.52 £20.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.08%
MS Office
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Applications Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
180 218 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 11.03% 13.52% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 78 120
Median daily rate £335 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 38
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £12.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +0.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.32 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £18.52 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -13 18 £175 -48.14% 7
Leicestershire -19 17 £139 -60.42% 4
Nottinghamshire -18 13 £300 +140.00% 8
Derbyshire -3 12 £124 -65.07% 1
Lincolnshire -9 2 £325 - 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 64 (52.89%) MS Excel
2 56 (46.28%) Microsoft
3 51 (42.15%) Windows
4 36 (29.75%) Active Directory
5 28 (23.14%) Windows 7
6 25 (20.66%) Finance
7 23 (19.01%) ITIL
8 21 (17.36%) Windows XP
9 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (13.22%) Service Management
11 15 (12.40%) Project Management
12 14 (11.57%) SQL
13 12 (9.92%) MS Project
13 12 (9.92%) MS Visio
13 12 (9.92%) Remedy
13 12 (9.92%) Banking
13 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
14 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
14 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
14 10 (8.26%) ITSM
14 10 (8.26%) Windows Server
15 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared
15 9 (7.44%) Office 365
16 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
16 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
16 8 (6.61%) Back Office
16 8 (6.61%) Migration
16 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
17 7 (5.79%) CRM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.79%) MS Exchange
2 5 (4.13%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.31%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (52.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.92%) MS Project
2 12 (9.92%) MS Visio
3 10 (8.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.83%) InDesign
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.65%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.83%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.79%) Internet
2 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.31%) LAN
3 4 (3.31%) SAN
4 3 (2.48%) WAN
5 2 (1.65%) DHCP
5 2 (1.65%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.65%) NAS
5 2 (1.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.83%) DNS
6 1 (0.83%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (1.65%) MS Access
1 2 (1.65%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.83%) DTS
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 25 (20.66%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Banking
3 8 (6.61%) Back Office
4 5 (4.13%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.48%) Marketing
5 3 (2.48%) Retail
6 2 (1.65%) Legal
6 2 (1.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (53.72%) Analyst
2 40 (33.06%) Service Analyst
3 38 (31.40%) Service Desk Analyst
4 18 (14.88%) IT Analyst
5 12 (9.92%) 1st Line Support
6 11 (9.09%) IT Support
7 10 (8.26%) Coordinator
8 8 (6.61%) Developer
9 7 (5.79%) Help Desk Support
9 7 (5.79%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.96%) Administrator
10 6 (4.96%) Analyst Developer
10 6 (4.96%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Help Desk Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Service Desk Support
10 6 (4.96%) Support Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (4.96%) Systems Developer
11 5 (4.13%) First Line Help Desk Support
11 5 (4.13%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) HTML
1 2 (1.65%) Web Services
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.83%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.31%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.83%) BYOD
5 1 (0.83%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.83%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) Social Media
5 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (42.15%) Windows
2 28 (23.14%) Windows 7
3 21 (17.36%) Windows XP
4 10 (8.26%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.79%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (4.96%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.65%) Android
8 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.65%) Unix
9 1 (0.83%) Linux
9 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.83%) Solaris
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.01%) ITIL
2 16 (13.22%) Service Management
3 15 (12.40%) Project Management
4 12 (9.92%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.26%) ITSM
5 10 (8.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.61%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.61%) Migration
6 8 (6.61%) PRINCE2
7 7 (5.79%) CRM
7 7 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.13%) Change Control
8 5 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (4.13%) Programme Management
8 5 (4.13%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.31%) BPMN
9 4 (3.31%) Logistics
9 4 (3.31%) Time Management
9 4 (3.31%) UML
10 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.57%) SQL
2 6 (4.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.65%) C
3 2 (1.65%) VB
4 1 (0.83%) C#
4 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.83%) VBA
4 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.44%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.79%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.31%) ISEB
5 3 (2.48%) APMP
5 3 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.83%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) Degree
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.83%) MCP
7 1 (0.83%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.83%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.65%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.83%) P3O
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (29.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Firmware
3 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.83%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.48%) SCCM
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.83%) OVSD
Vendors
1 56 (46.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.92%) Remedy
3 7 (5.79%) Citrix
4 5 (4.13%) Northgate
4 5 (4.13%) VMware
5 4 (3.31%) Cisco
5 4 (3.31%) HP
5 4 (3.31%) Lotus
5 4 (3.31%) Oracle
5 4 (3.31%) SAP
5 4 (3.31%) Sun
6 2 (1.65%) Brio
6 2 (1.65%) Cognos
6 2 (1.65%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.65%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.65%) Omniture
7 1 (0.83%) LANDesk
7 1 (0.83%) Minitab
7 1 (0.83%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) Webroot
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