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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 38 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.42% 5.56% 3.03%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 42.70% 38.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 26 12
Median daily rate £232 £163 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.76% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £96 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £325 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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
48 89 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 9.68% 13.03% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 57 35
Median daily rate £200 £270 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £124 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.71 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +140.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017, 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 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
3 10 (33.33%) Windows
4 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (23.33%) Office 365
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (13.33%) Migration
9 4 (13.33%) Change Management
10 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 3 (10.00%) Replication
10 3 (10.00%) CISA
10 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (10.00%) Veritas
10 3 (10.00%) Netcool

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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.67%) Confluence
5 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (43.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) PABX
1 3 (10.00%) Skype
1 3 (10.00%) VoIP
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Law
3 1 (3.33%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Coordinator
4 3 (10.00%) Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Field Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Tester
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Tester
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Test Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Replication
3 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
4 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.33%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.33%) Derivative
5 1 (3.33%) PMI
5 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 5 (16.67%) Windows 7
2 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
1 4 (13.33%) Change Management
1 4 (13.33%) Migration
1 4 (13.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (10.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 3 (10.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.67%) Internal Audit
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) Smoke Testing
3 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.67%) Use Case
4 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.33%) Information Security
4 1 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) CGEIT
2 3 (10.00%) CISA
2 3 (10.00%) CRISC
2 3 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) CISSP
3 2 (6.67%) MCITP
3 2 (6.67%) MCSA
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) MCTS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CISM
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
4 1 (3.33%) MOS
4 1 (3.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.33%) COBIT
2 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (10.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (10.00%) Veritas
3 2 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (3.33%) Apple
4 1 (3.33%) i2
4 1 (3.33%) Lotus
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