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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 40 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 32 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.68% 6.88% 4.54%
As % of the Applications category 35.16% 43.12% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 12
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.54% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £112 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £401 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £266 £263
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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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
91 109 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.46% 15.96% 13.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 59 39
Average daily rate £254 £285 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £154 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.12 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -5.53%

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 21 August 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 21 August 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.86%) Windows
3 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
4 15 (23.81%) Windows XP
5 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 13 (20.63%) Finance
7 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
7 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (15.87%) ITIL
8 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
10 8 (12.70%) SQL
10 8 (12.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (11.11%) HTML
11 7 (11.11%) Information Security
11 7 (11.11%) Release Management
12 6 (9.52%) VBA
12 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
12 6 (9.52%) Intranet
12 6 (9.52%) Service Management
12 6 (9.52%) Degree
12 6 (9.52%) SCCM
13 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.94%) MS Project
13 5 (7.94%) Adobe
13 5 (7.94%) Acrobat
13 5 (7.94%) ITSM
13 5 (7.94%) Time Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 11 (17.46%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) TWiki
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (36.51%) MS Excel
2 8 (12.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.94%) MS Project
3 5 (7.94%) Acrobat
4 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) Intranet
2 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) VoIP
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) QlikView
3 1 (1.59%) MS Access
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) JIRA
General
1 13 (20.63%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Private Banking
3 1 (1.59%) German Language
3 1 (1.59%) Front Office
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (9.52%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (6.35%) IT Support
3 4 (6.35%) Administrator
3 4 (6.35%) Author
3 4 (6.35%) Technical Author
4 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Consultant
4 3 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (4.76%) Service Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (4.76%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) Risk Consultant
4 3 (4.76%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (3.17%) Information Risk Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Build Engineer
5 2 (3.17%) Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
2 1 (1.59%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.76%) Learning Management System
3 2 (3.17%) Smart Meter
3 2 (3.17%) Device Driver
3 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.17%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) Replication
4 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.59%) Equities
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.86%) Windows
2 15 (23.81%) Windows XP
3 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 8 (12.70%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (11.11%) Release Management
3 7 (11.11%) Information Security
4 6 (9.52%) Service Management
5 5 (7.94%) ITSM
5 5 (7.94%) Time Management
6 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.76%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.76%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.17%) Project Management
7 2 (3.17%) Change Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Security
7 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.17%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (3.17%) Information Governance
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
8 1 (1.59%) Dependency Management
8 1 (1.59%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.70%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) VBA
3 3 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 14 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) MOS
3 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) HND
3 3 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.17%) CISSP
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) MCP
4 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.17%) PMP
4 2 (3.17%) CISA
5 1 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (1.59%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.59%) MCSD
5 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Server
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.94%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) HP
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) McAfee
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (4.76%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Lotus
6 1 (1.59%) Symantec
6 1 (1.59%) Altiris
6 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.59%) EMC
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