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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 37 17
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Office 35 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.67% 3.88% 8.06%
As % of the Applications category 42.17% 41.10% 52.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 14
Average daily rate £163 £120 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £93 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
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
83 73 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.45% 9.44% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 32
Average daily rate £273 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.16% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £94 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £450 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
Average hourly rate £24.86 £12.10 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.41% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.98%) MS Excel
3 24 (39.34%) Windows
4 22 (36.07%) Finance
5 18 (29.51%) Windows 7
6 15 (24.59%) SQL
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (18.03%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (14.75%) SCCM
10 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
10 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
11 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.48%) Microsoft App-V
11 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.48%) Degree
12 6 (9.84%) QA
12 6 (9.84%) Business Process Mapping
12 6 (9.84%) User Stories
12 6 (9.84%) Banking
12 6 (9.84%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.20%) .NET
13 5 (8.20%) NHS
13 5 (8.20%) Legal
13 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
13 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
13 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
14 4 (6.56%) E-Discovery
14 4 (6.56%) Waterfall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 3 (4.92%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.64%) Smallworld
2 1 (1.64%) TWiki
Applications
1 25 (40.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (4.92%) MS Project
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
6 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.64%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Broadband
1 3 (4.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.28%) 3G
2 2 (3.28%) ADSL
2 2 (3.28%) VPN
3 1 (1.64%) DHCP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) Firewall
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
3 1 (1.64%) IPv4
3 1 (1.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.64%) WAN
3 1 (1.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.28%) Star Schema
2 1 (1.64%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.64%) GIS
2 1 (1.64%) MS Access
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 22 (36.07%) Finance
2 6 (9.84%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Legal
4 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.56%) Private Banking
5 3 (4.92%) Law
5 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.64%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 29 (47.54%) Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.48%) IT Support
4 6 (9.84%) Desktop Support
4 6 (9.84%) Service Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Communications Analyst
5 4 (6.56%) Data Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Information Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Junior
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.31%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.20%) Management Information System
2 5 (8.20%) NHS
3 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.28%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.28%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (3.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.64%) CCTV
5 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.64%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.64%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Windows
2 18 (29.51%) Windows 7
3 8 (13.11%) Windows 8
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.48%) Business Analysis
2 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.84%) Business Process Mapping
3 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
3 6 (9.84%) User Stories
4 5 (8.20%) Project Planning
4 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
5 4 (6.56%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) Data Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) E-Discovery
5 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) Investment Management
5 4 (6.56%) ITIL
5 4 (6.56%) Process Improvement
5 4 (6.56%) SDLC
5 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
5 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
5 4 (6.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C#
3 3 (4.92%) VBA
4 2 (3.28%) C
4 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.64%) MCSE
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) vSphere
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 39 (63.93%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.84%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (6.56%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Adobe
4 3 (4.92%) HP
5 2 (3.28%) iManage
5 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 1 (1.64%) Apple
6 1 (1.64%) Avaya
6 1 (1.64%) Cisco
6 1 (1.64%) Dell
6 1 (1.64%) Google
6 1 (1.64%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.64%) Mapinfo
6 1 (1.64%) Motorola
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle
6 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.64%) Teradata
6 1 (1.64%) Twitter
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