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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 30 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.09% 3.81% 2.48%
As % of the Applications category 32.69% 37.97% 36.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 5
Median daily rate £195 £150 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £95 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £344 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £255
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +21.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +108.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
52 79 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.45% 10.03% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 50 19
Median daily rate £160 £273 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.28% -17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £350 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 5
Median hourly rate £38.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 6 December 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 6 December 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 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
3 15 (34.88%) Windows
4 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
5 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
5 10 (23.26%) Windows 10
6 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
6 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
7 8 (18.60%) Office 365
7 8 (18.60%) Server Virtualisation
7 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
7 8 (18.60%) Change Management
7 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
8 7 (16.28%) Citrix
8 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
8 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.95%) Migration
9 6 (13.95%) Finance
10 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
10 5 (11.63%) Test Management
10 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
10 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (11.63%) StarTeam
10 5 (11.63%) Clustering
10 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.63%) 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.30%) Confluence
3 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
3 4 (9.30%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (4.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) StarTeam
2 4 (9.30%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Billing
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Legal
2 3 (6.98%) Military
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Analyst
2 6 (13.95%) Test Manager
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) Coordinator
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Support
4 4 (9.30%) Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (6.98%) Administrator
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Infrastructure Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Project Planner
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Project Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Clustering
3 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.98%) Data Conversion
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 10 (23.26%) Windows 10
2 10 (23.26%) Windows XP
3 9 (20.93%) Windows 7
4 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (11.63%) AIX
7 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
8 1 (2.33%) Android
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Change Management
1 8 (18.60%) Server Virtualisation
1 8 (18.60%) Software Testing
2 6 (13.95%) Migration
2 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Test Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Management
4 4 (9.30%) Smoke Testing
5 3 (6.98%) Business Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Test Strategy
6 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.65%) Internal Audit
6 2 (4.65%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) MCITP
3 4 (9.30%) MCSA
3 4 (9.30%) MCSE
3 4 (9.30%) MCTS
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.98%) CGEIT
4 3 (6.98%) CISA
4 3 (6.98%) CRISC
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) CISM
6 1 (2.33%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.33%) COBIT
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (11.63%) Netcool
2 2 (4.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (67.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Citrix
3 5 (11.63%) Intel Security
3 5 (11.63%) Veritas
4 2 (4.65%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) BMC
5 1 (2.33%) i2
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) Nintex
5 1 (2.33%) Remedy
5 1 (2.33%) Twitter
5 1 (2.33%) VMware