The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 5.08% 4.29% 4.21%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 33.33% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £120 £225 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.43% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.25 - £7.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
Devon

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

Applications Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 18 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 17.80% 12.86% 30.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 17
Median daily rate £315 £225 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £168 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 - £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 - £13.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 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 Exeter region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) iPad
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Billing
4 2 (16.67%) Ajax
4 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (16.67%) VBScript
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (16.67%) .NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Law
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Author
1 3 (25.00%) Technical Author
2 2 (16.67%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (25.00%) RESTful
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Ajax
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) Smartphone
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) Change Control
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
3 1 (8.33%) Practice Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (16.67%) VB
2 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 2 (16.67%) VBA
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
3 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) LexisNexis
2 1 (8.33%) VMware