The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine 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 37 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 4 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 4.94% 5.13% 16.55%
As % of the Applications category 25.53% 33.33% 58.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 18
Median daily rate £268 £220 £302
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.59% -27.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £220 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +0.08%
MS Office
Renfrewshire

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

Applications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 12 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 19.34% 15.38% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 32
Median daily rate £295 £265 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.32% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £360 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
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 Erskine

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

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

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

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 Erskine region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
2 16 (69.57%) Office 365
3 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 15 (65.22%) Change Management
4 14 (60.87%) Windows 10
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
5 13 (56.52%) MCTS
5 13 (56.52%) MCITP
5 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
6 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
6 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
6 12 (52.17%) Server Virtualisation
7 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
7 10 (43.48%) MCSE
7 10 (43.48%) MCSA
8 9 (39.13%) AIX
8 9 (39.13%) Veritas
8 9 (39.13%) Netcool
8 9 (39.13%) Intel Security
8 9 (39.13%) Citrix
8 9 (39.13%) StarTeam
8 9 (39.13%) Clustering

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine 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 16 (69.57%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (69.57%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) DNS
2 3 (13.04%) DHCP
2 3 (13.04%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) StarTeam
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
1 9 (39.13%) Test Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Build Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) Change Manager
3 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365 Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) CMDB
3 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (60.87%) Windows 10
4 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (56.52%) Windows XP
5 9 (39.13%) AIX
6 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Change Management
2 12 (52.17%) Server Virtualisation
2 12 (52.17%) Software Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Smoke Testing
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Content Management
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.04%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
5 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) MCITP
1 13 (56.52%) MCTS
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
3 10 (43.48%) ISTQB
3 10 (43.48%) MCSA
3 10 (43.48%) MCSE
4 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) McAfee ePO
1 9 (39.13%) Netcool
2 3 (13.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Citrix
2 9 (39.13%) Intel Security
2 9 (39.13%) Veritas
3 5 (21.74%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Altiris
4 3 (13.04%) VMware