The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Gloucestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 12 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 36 5 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 9.23% 1.52% 4.20%
As % of the Applications category 46.75% 33.33% 34.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 14
Average daily rate £301 £145 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+107.75% -35.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £126 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £269 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 14
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
77 15 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.74% 4.55% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 48
Average daily rate £320 £275 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -4.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £140 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 15 £175 -45.31% 1
Cheltenham - 10 £175 - 4
Cirencester - - - - 1
Dursley - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
4 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
7 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (18.00%) MS Project
8 7 (14.00%) SCCM
8 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (14.00%) Finance
9 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
9 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (12.00%) SQL
9 6 (12.00%) ITIL
10 5 (10.00%) HP
10 5 (10.00%) Service Management
10 5 (10.00%) Change Management
10 5 (10.00%) Citrix
11 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
11 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (8.00%) Fat Client
11 4 (8.00%) AppSense
11 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.00%) VMware
11 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (42.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Project
3 7 (14.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) DHCP
1 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (4.00%) Intranet
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) MS Access
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.00%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.00%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (4.00%) PVCS
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 7 (14.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Billing
3 3 (6.00%) Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Analyst
2 9 (18.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) IT Support
4 4 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Project Officer
5 3 (6.00%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (4.00%) Access Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) PDA
3 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (58.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.00%) ITIL
2 5 (10.00%) Service Management
2 5 (10.00%) Change Management
3 4 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.00%) ITSM
4 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.00%) Project Management
4 3 (6.00%) Document Management
4 3 (6.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.00%) Database Security
5 2 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.00%) Release Management
5 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 2 (4.00%) Degree
5 2 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (2.00%) ISEB
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) HP
2 5 (10.00%) Citrix
3 4 (8.00%) AppSense
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 2 (4.00%) Lotus
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Sybase
4 2 (4.00%) Sun
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Compaq
5 1 (2.00%) SAP
5 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago