The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 29 51
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.17% 4.48% 2.92%
As % of the Applications category 43.55% 33.05% 26.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 11
Median daily rate £315 £295 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% +43.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £168 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £399 £315
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £52.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -69.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
MS Office
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
62 118 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.57% 13.55% 11.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 50 39
Median daily rate £315 £325 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +19.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £416 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 4
Median hourly rate £11.75 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.48 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £34.29 £94.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 15 (33.33%) Windows
4 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
5 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 8 (17.78%) SQL
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) Finance
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL
8 6 (13.33%) Citrix
8 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (13.33%) VMware
8 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (13.33%) Office 365
8 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 6 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
9 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (11.11%) Migration
9 5 (11.11%) MS Project
10 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
10 4 (8.89%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Confluence
4 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.22%) CMS
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Cognos Controller
1 1 (2.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) AdWords
2 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) DHCP
1 3 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) GIS
2 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (17.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Electronics
2 3 (6.67%) Military
3 2 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
3 4 (8.89%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.67%) Build Engineer
4 3 (6.67%) IT Support
4 3 (6.67%) Project Planner
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Administrator
5 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.44%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.44%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (6.67%) Replication
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) Data Conversion
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.22%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
2 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) AIX
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.78%) Change Management
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 6 (13.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 5 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
5 4 (8.89%) Line Management
5 4 (8.89%) Project Management
5 4 (8.89%) Service Management
5 4 (8.89%) Test Management
6 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 3 (6.67%) Server Building
6 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.44%) Matrix Management
7 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.44%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.44%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.44%) MCITP
3 2 (4.44%) MCSA
3 2 (4.44%) MCSE
3 2 (4.44%) MCTS
3 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) SLA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 3 (6.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.44%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.44%) Netcool
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Citrix
2 6 (13.33%) VMware
3 3 (6.67%) Altiris
3 3 (6.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.44%) Cognos
4 2 (4.44%) Intel Security
4 2 (4.44%) Twitter
4 2 (4.44%) Veritas
5 1 (2.22%) Apple
5 1 (2.22%) BMC
5 1 (2.22%) Google
5 1 (2.22%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.22%) Nintex
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) Remedy
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