The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Glasgow region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 50 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-25 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 53 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.71% 6.73% 4.63%
As % of the Applications category 26.51% 48.62% 42.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 15
Average daily rate
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£235 £280 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.07% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £136 £86
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £401 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £266 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.36
% change year-on-year
- +4.82%
Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
83 109 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.21% 13.83% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 58 39
Average daily rate £250 £280 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £174 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
MS Office
Scotland

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 29 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 29 (46.77%) Windows
3 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
4 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
5 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
5 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
5 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
6 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
7 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (16.13%) SCCM
8 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (14.52%) Finance
9 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (12.90%) ITIL
9 8 (12.90%) MS Project
10 7 (11.29%) HP
11 6 (9.68%) VMware
11 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (9.68%) Degree
11 6 (9.68%) Release Management
12 5 (8.06%) Time Management
12 5 (8.06%) Acrobat
12 5 (8.06%) Adobe
12 5 (8.06%) Citrix
12 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
12 5 (8.06%) SQL
12 5 (8.06%) Banking
12 5 (8.06%) Service Management
12 5 (8.06%) ITSM
13 4 (6.45%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.61%) TWiki
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.90%) MS Project
3 6 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (8.06%) Acrobat
5 4 (6.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
1 3 (4.84%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.61%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.61%) LAN
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
2 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.61%) SAN
2 1 (1.61%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Firewall
2 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.61%) QlikView
3 1 (1.61%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.61%) JIRA
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 2 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Private Banking
4 1 (1.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 14 (22.58%) Analyst
2 7 (11.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 6 (9.68%) Desktop Support
3 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (9.68%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (8.06%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Author
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Author
5 4 (6.45%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (6.45%) IT Support
6 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Developer
7 2 (3.23%) Administrator
7 2 (3.23%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) HTML
1 1 (1.61%) CSS
1 1 (1.61%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (1.61%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.23%) Mathematics
2 2 (3.23%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.61%) GIS
3 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
3 1 (1.61%) Equities
3 1 (1.61%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (46.77%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
3 11 (17.74%) Windows 7
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.90%) ITIL
1 8 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
2 6 (9.68%) Release Management
3 5 (8.06%) Time Management
3 5 (8.06%) Service Management
3 5 (8.06%) ITSM
4 4 (6.45%) Project Management
5 3 (4.84%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (4.84%) Quality Management
6 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.23%) Information Security
6 2 (3.23%) Data Analysis
6 2 (3.23%) Data Security
6 2 (3.23%) Migration
6 2 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.23%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.23%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.23%) Information Governance
7 1 (1.61%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) VBA
3 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.61%) VB
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Security Cleared
2 15 (24.19%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) Degree
4 3 (4.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MOS
4 3 (4.84%) ISTQB
4 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (3.23%) CISA
5 2 (3.23%) MCP
5 2 (3.23%) HND
5 2 (3.23%) CISSP
6 1 (1.61%) MCSD
6 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
2 2 (3.23%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (24.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (4.84%) XenApp
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (6.45%) WSUS
3 3 (4.84%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 38 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.29%) HP
3 6 (9.68%) VMware
4 5 (8.06%) Adobe
4 5 (8.06%) Citrix
5 3 (4.84%) CA
5 3 (4.84%) Cisco
5 3 (4.84%) McAfee
6 2 (3.23%) Apple
7 1 (1.61%) Symantec
7 1 (1.61%) Lotus
7 1 (1.61%) EMC
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