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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 73 107 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.59% 6.72% 7.42%
As % of the Applications category 43.20% 50.95% 44.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 32 34
Median daily rate £300 £165 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -53.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £78 £108 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £407 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 35 24
Median hourly rate £11.17 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.64% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.14 £9.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £19.08 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.40 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.04%
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
169 210 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 10.63% 13.18% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 88 113
Median daily rate £339 £225 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.55% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £84 £115 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £407 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 48 39
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.95 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £18.52 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 30 August 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 -8 21 £150 -28.99% 5
Derbyshire +8 19 £314 -12.91% 1
Leicestershire 0 19 £200 +66.66% 1
Nottinghamshire -15 12 £300 +140.00% 3
Lincolnshire -7 1 £325 -
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
2 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
3 48 (40.34%) Windows
4 39 (32.77%) Active Directory
5 28 (23.53%) Finance
6 22 (18.49%) Windows 7
7 21 (17.65%) ITIL
7 21 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
8 20 (16.81%) Windows XP
9 18 (15.13%) Service Management
10 17 (14.29%) Project Management
11 15 (12.61%) Remedy
12 14 (11.76%) Banking
13 13 (10.92%) SQL
14 12 (10.08%) MS Project
14 12 (10.08%) MS Visio
15 10 (8.40%) ITSM
15 10 (8.40%) Back Office
15 10 (8.40%) Business Analysis
15 10 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
15 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
15 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
16 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
16 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (7.56%) Office 365
16 9 (7.56%) Programme Management
16 9 (7.56%) Migration
16 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (7.56%) SharePoint
16 9 (7.56%) Citrix

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 9 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.72%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.04%) IBM Notes
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.84%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 61 (51.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.08%) MS Project
2 12 (10.08%) MS Visio
3 10 (8.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.84%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.84%) InDesign
4 1 (0.84%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.68%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.84%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.84%) SAP PM
2 1 (0.84%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.84%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.88%) Internet
2 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.36%) LAN
3 4 (3.36%) SAN
3 4 (3.36%) VPN
4 3 (2.52%) WAN
5 2 (1.68%) DHCP
5 2 (1.68%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.68%) NAS
6 1 (0.84%) DNS
6 1 (0.84%) Intranet
6 1 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.68%) MS Access
1 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.68%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.84%) DTS
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 28 (23.53%) Finance
2 14 (11.76%) Banking
3 10 (8.40%) Back Office
4 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.36%) Financial Institution
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 3 (2.52%) Marketing
6 3 (2.52%) Retail
7 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (52.10%) Analyst
2 38 (31.93%) Service Analyst
3 34 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (15.97%) IT Analyst
5 12 (10.08%) Coordinator
6 9 (7.56%) IT Support
7 8 (6.72%) Developer
7 8 (6.72%) Project Manager
8 7 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
9 6 (5.04%) Administrator
9 6 (5.04%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (5.04%) Systems Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Systems Developer
10 5 (4.20%) Business Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Desktop Support
10 5 (4.20%) Support Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) HTML
1 2 (1.68%) Web Services
2 1 (0.84%) .NET
2 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (0.84%) CSS
2 1 (0.84%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Blackberry
3 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.84%) BYOD
6 1 (0.84%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.84%) Economics
6 1 (0.84%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.84%) NHS
6 1 (0.84%) Social Media
6 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (40.34%) Windows
2 22 (18.49%) Windows 7
3 20 (16.81%) Windows XP
4 10 (8.40%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 7 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.36%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.68%) Android
8 2 (1.68%) Unix
9 1 (0.84%) Linux
9 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.84%) Solaris
9 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.65%) ITIL
2 18 (15.13%) Service Management
3 17 (14.29%) Project Management
4 10 (8.40%) Business Analysis
4 10 (8.40%) ITSM
5 9 (7.56%) Migration
5 9 (7.56%) PRINCE2
5 9 (7.56%) Programme Management
5 9 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (7.56%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (5.04%) CRM
8 5 (4.20%) Change Control
8 5 (4.20%) Project Planning
8 5 (4.20%) Time Management
8 5 (4.20%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.36%) BPMN
9 4 (3.36%) Business Development
9 4 (3.36%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.92%) SQL
2 6 (5.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.52%) VBScript
4 2 (1.68%) VB
5 1 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.84%) C#
5 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.84%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.36%) ISEB
4 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.52%) PMP
6 2 (1.68%) APMP
6 2 (1.68%) Degree
6 2 (1.68%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.36%) SLA
2 2 (1.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.84%) P3O
3 1 (0.84%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (32.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (2.52%) SCCM
2 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.84%) OVSD
Vendors
1 55 (46.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (12.61%) Remedy
3 9 (7.56%) Citrix
4 6 (5.04%) HP
4 6 (5.04%) Lotus
5 5 (4.20%) Cisco
5 5 (4.20%) Northgate
5 5 (4.20%) Sun
5 5 (4.20%) VMware
6 4 (3.36%) Oracle
6 4 (3.36%) SAP
7 2 (1.68%) Adobe
7 2 (1.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.84%) Brio
8 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.84%) Cognos
8 1 (0.84%) ESRI
8 1 (0.84%) IBM
8 1 (0.84%) Minitab
8 1 (0.84%) Sybase
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