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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 63 112 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.94% 6.30% 7.38%
As % of the Applications category 41.18% 47.66% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 34 27
Median daily rate £288 £165 £70
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.24% +135.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 33 40
Median hourly rate £10.25 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.15% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £9.50 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -5.35%
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
153 235 222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 9.56% 13.21% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 98 71
Median daily rate £325 £250 £143
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +75.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £81 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £451 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 39 52
Median hourly rate £12.30 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.38% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.00 £9.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.75 £72.50
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 May 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 May 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 May 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
Nottinghamshire +6 22 £500 +22.69% 2
Derbyshire -1 17 £325 +44.44% 6
Leicestershire -7 14 £82 +1.23% 1
Northamptonshire -12 8 £225 -48.86% 7
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 75 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 62 (46.97%) MS Excel
3 50 (37.88%) Windows
4 43 (32.58%) Finance
4 43 (32.58%) Active Directory
5 28 (21.21%) Project Management
6 27 (20.45%) Windows XP
7 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
9 20 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
9 20 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (14.39%) Windows Server
10 19 (14.39%) MS PowerPoint
11 17 (12.88%) Windows 8
12 16 (12.12%) Blackberry
13 15 (11.36%) Citrix
13 15 (11.36%) SharePoint
14 14 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
15 13 (9.85%) SQL
15 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (9.85%) HP
16 12 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 12 (9.09%) Lotus
16 12 (9.09%) VPN
16 12 (9.09%) VBScript
16 12 (9.09%) IBM Notes
16 12 (9.09%) XenDesktop
16 12 (9.09%) PowerShell
16 12 (9.09%) Apple iOS

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 21 (15.91%) MS Exchange
2 20 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2003
2 20 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (11.36%) SharePoint
4 12 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (9.09%) IBM Notes
4 12 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (3.03%) IIS
6 2 (1.52%) SAS
Applications
1 62 (46.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (14.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (8.33%) MS Project
4 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP ERP
2 3 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.76%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Office 365
2 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) VPN
2 9 (6.82%) SAN
2 9 (6.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (4.55%) Internet
4 5 (3.79%) DHCP
5 4 (3.03%) LAN
6 2 (1.52%) Firewall
7 1 (0.76%) 2G
7 1 (0.76%) 3G
7 1 (0.76%) 4G
7 1 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.76%) Intranet
7 1 (0.76%) NAS
7 1 (0.76%) VoIP
7 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.79%) MS Access
2 2 (1.52%) DTS
2 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.76%) Power BI
3 1 (0.76%) QlikView
3 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Blend
2 3 (2.27%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.76%) Capybara
3 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.76%) Selenium
General
1 43 (32.58%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Banking
3 6 (4.55%) Back Office
3 6 (4.55%) Legal
4 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (34.85%) Analyst
2 26 (19.70%) Service Analyst
3 18 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (10.61%) IT Analyst
5 13 (9.85%) Coordinator
6 11 (8.33%) IT Support
7 9 (6.82%) IT Support Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Deployment Engineer
8 8 (6.06%) Support Analyst
8 8 (6.06%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (5.30%) Project Manager
10 6 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (4.55%) Developer
11 5 (3.79%) 1st Line Support
11 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (3.79%) Administrator
11 5 (3.79%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.03%) .NET
1 4 (3.03%) Silverlight
1 4 (3.03%) WPF
2 3 (2.27%) LINQ
3 2 (1.52%) WinForms
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (0.76%) Flash
4 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.39%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) NHS
3 4 (3.03%) RIA
3 4 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (1.52%) FMCG
4 2 (1.52%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.76%) Economics
5 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
5 1 (0.76%) Life Science
5 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 50 (37.88%) Windows
2 27 (20.45%) Windows XP
3 22 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 19 (14.39%) Windows Server
5 17 (12.88%) Windows 8
6 12 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 12 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 10 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (6.06%) Linux
8 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (5.30%) Unix
9 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (3.03%) Android
11 1 (0.76%) HPUX
11 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.76%) Solaris
11 1 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.21%) Project Management
2 14 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
3 11 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (8.33%) Service Management
4 9 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (6.82%) ITIL
4 9 (6.82%) Project Planning
5 8 (6.06%) Migration
5 8 (6.06%) Product Management
5 8 (6.06%) Programme Management
5 8 (6.06%) WFM
6 7 (5.30%) Configuration Management
6 7 (5.30%) Time Management
7 6 (4.55%) ERP
7 6 (4.55%) Line Management
7 6 (4.55%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.79%) Software Testing
9 4 (3.03%) Business Development
9 4 (3.03%) Coaching
9 4 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.85%) SQL
2 12 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (9.09%) VBScript
3 5 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.03%) C#
4 4 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.52%) VB
6 1 (0.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.30%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.03%) Degree
3 4 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.03%) PMP
3 4 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.52%) ISEB
4 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.76%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.76%) APMP
5 1 (0.76%) CCNA
5 1 (0.76%) CCNP
5 1 (0.76%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.76%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.76%) HNC
5 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.76%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.27%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.52%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.52%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) TickIT
3 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (32.58%) Active Directory
2 12 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 7 (5.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.76%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 75 (56.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (11.36%) Citrix
3 13 (9.85%) HP
4 12 (9.09%) Lotus
5 11 (8.33%) Remedy
5 11 (8.33%) VMware
6 6 (4.55%) Cisco
6 6 (4.55%) Oracle
7 5 (3.79%) SAP
8 4 (3.03%) AppSense
8 4 (3.03%) Lumension
9 2 (1.52%) Apple
9 2 (1.52%) Dell
9 2 (1.52%) LANDesk
9 2 (1.52%) Sun
9 2 (1.52%) Tableau
10 1 (0.76%) Adobe
10 1 (0.76%) BMC
10 1 (0.76%) NetApp
10 1 (0.76%) Novell
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