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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.35% 5.21% 12.90%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 17.86% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 7
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£267 £225 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.55% -36.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £241 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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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
17 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 20.99% 29.17% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 10
Average daily rate £267 £280 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.73% -21.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £329 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
3 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
4 11 (47.83%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) HP
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (39.13%) Time Management
7 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco
8 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
8 7 (30.43%) Juniper
8 7 (30.43%) SAN
8 7 (30.43%) LAN
8 7 (30.43%) WAN
8 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
8 7 (30.43%) McAfee
8 7 (30.43%) Service Management
8 7 (30.43%) Firewall
8 7 (30.43%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (30.43%) TippingPoint
8 7 (30.43%) Crossbeam
8 7 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (30.43%) Riverbed
8 7 (30.43%) 3PAR
8 7 (30.43%) Junos
8 7 (30.43%) F5
9 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (26.09%) Network Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
2 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) LAN
1 7 (30.43%) WAN
1 7 (30.43%) SAN
1 7 (30.43%) Firewall
1 7 (30.43%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (30.43%) Junos
2 6 (26.09%) Network Security
3 4 (17.39%) Internet
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
5 2 (8.70%) SNMP
5 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.70%) SSL
6 1 (4.35%) NAS
6 1 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
3 2 (8.70%) Build Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Test Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Cryptography
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (13.04%) PMI
3 3 (13.04%) Replication
4 2 (8.70%) Device Driver
4 2 (8.70%) Economics
4 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
5 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Time Management
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
3 7 (30.43%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (26.09%) Incident Management
4 6 (26.09%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Network Management
5 4 (17.39%) ITSM
5 4 (17.39%) Critical Success Factor
6 3 (13.04%) Logistics
7 2 (8.70%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Server Building
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
8 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) REXX
3 1 (4.35%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 13 (56.52%) Security Cleared
2 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Degree
4 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
4 3 (13.04%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
1 6 (26.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
1 6 (26.09%) vSphere
1 6 (26.09%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (21.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (8.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (8.70%) SCCM
4 1 (4.35%) WMI
4 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) HP
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Cisco
3 7 (30.43%) CheckPoint
3 7 (30.43%) McAfee
3 7 (30.43%) Crossbeam
3 7 (30.43%) TippingPoint
3 7 (30.43%) Riverbed
3 7 (30.43%) 3PAR
3 7 (30.43%) F5
3 7 (30.43%) Juniper
4 6 (26.09%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 2 (8.70%) Altiris
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Borland