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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 33 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 24 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.29% 4.54% 4.53%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 34.57% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 22
Median daily rate £250 £208 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% -27.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £96 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £329 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £12.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
72 81 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.88% 13.13% 10.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 48
Median daily rate £250 £280 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £103 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £373 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.00 £12.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.04% +90.08%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
3 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
6 9 (23.68%) Office 365
7 8 (21.05%) Project Management
8 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.79%) Degree
10 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
10 5 (13.16%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
10 5 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
11 4 (10.53%) Skype
11 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (10.53%) PABX
11 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
11 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
11 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
11 4 (10.53%) Replication
11 4 (10.53%) VoIP
11 4 (10.53%) WAN
11 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
11 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
11 4 (10.53%) MS Project

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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.26%) SAS
5 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.53%) MS Project
2 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
3 3 (7.89%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.68%) Office 365
2 5 (13.16%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) PABX
1 4 (10.53%) Skype
1 4 (10.53%) VoIP
1 4 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Billing
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Business Analyst
2 5 (13.16%) Coordinator
3 4 (10.53%) Architect
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Field Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Tester
4 3 (7.89%) IT Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) IT Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Office 365 Architect
4 3 (7.89%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Tester
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (5.26%) Finance Manager
5 2 (5.26%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Driving Licence
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
4 3 (7.89%) Clustering
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
5 2 (5.26%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.26%) User Experience
6 1 (2.63%) Derivative
6 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows 10
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.89%) AIX
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Migration
3 4 (10.53%) Change Management
3 4 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (7.89%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) Software Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Test Scripting
5 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.26%) Security Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) CGEIT
2 3 (7.89%) CISA
2 3 (7.89%) CRISC
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.26%) CISSP
3 2 (5.26%) MCITP
3 2 (5.26%) MCSA
3 2 (5.26%) MCSE
3 2 (5.26%) MCTS
3 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) CISM
4 1 (2.63%) ISEB
4 1 (2.63%) MOS
4 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
3 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (23.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.89%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (7.89%) Netcool
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
2 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
2 3 (7.89%) Veritas
3 2 (5.26%) Dell
3 2 (5.26%) Sun
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
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