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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 45 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 23 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.24% 4.89% 3.44%
As % of the Applications category 34.33% 31.16% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 10
Median daily rate £325 £338 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +159.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £161 £101
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 2
Median hourly rate - £14.05 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -73.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
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
67 138 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.44% 15.70% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 58 38
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £165 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £27.44 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.37% +56.80%
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 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
3 15 (32.61%) Windows
4 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 10 (21.74%) Finance
7 8 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
8 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
8 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
8 7 (15.22%) VMware
8 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
9 6 (13.04%) Change Management
9 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
9 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (13.04%) Citrix
9 6 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
9 6 (13.04%) Office 365
10 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
10 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
10 5 (10.87%) ITIL
10 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
11 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
11 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
11 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.35%) Confluence
4 2 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.17%) CMS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (10.87%) MS Visio
4 4 (8.70%) MS Project
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) AdWords
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) DHCP
1 4 (8.70%) DNS
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
2 2 (4.35%) SAN
3 1 (2.17%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) IPv4
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
3 1 (2.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.35%) Star Schema
2 1 (2.17%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
1 2 (4.35%) StarTeam
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Military
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (36.96%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Architect
3 4 (8.70%) Data Architect
3 4 (8.70%) IT Support
3 4 (8.70%) Test Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Test Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Build Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Project Planner
4 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (4.35%) Information Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) Replication
4 2 (4.35%) Clustering
4 2 (4.35%) Data Conversion
4 2 (4.35%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.35%) NHS
5 1 (2.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
5 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Windows
2 7 (15.22%) Windows Server
3 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (8.70%) Windows 10
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (4.35%) AIX
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.04%) Change Management
2 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
3 5 (10.87%) Business Analysis
3 5 (10.87%) ITIL
4 4 (8.70%) ArchiMate
4 4 (8.70%) Asset Management
4 4 (8.70%) Data Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (8.70%) Line Management
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (8.70%) Software Testing
4 4 (8.70%) Test Management
4 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.52%) Server Building
5 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
5 3 (6.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.35%) MCITP
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
3 2 (4.35%) MCSE
3 2 (4.35%) MCTS
4 1 (2.17%) ACCA
4 1 (2.17%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
4 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.17%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.35%) Netcool
Vendors
1 27 (58.70%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
3 6 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (6.52%) Altiris
4 3 (6.52%) HP
4 3 (6.52%) Intel Security
5 2 (4.35%) Cognos
5 2 (4.35%) Twitter
5 2 (4.35%) Veritas
6 1 (2.17%) Adobe
6 1 (2.17%) Avaya
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco
6 1 (2.17%) Dell
6 1 (2.17%) Google
6 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.17%) Nintex
6 1 (2.17%) Oracle
6 1 (2.17%) SolarWinds