The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 46 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -26
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 7 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.18% 1.55% 6.84%
As % of the Applications category 28.30% 17.07% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 12
Median daily rate £178 £448 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.33% +155.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £259 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £495 £324
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.43% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 6
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +194.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 41 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.25% 9.05% 20.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 38
Median daily rate £350 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 25
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.49%
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 Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 6 £180 -63.63% 2
Cheltenham +6 1 £175 -58.70% 2
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
3 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) Coaching
5 11 (36.67%) C
6 10 (33.33%) Primavera
6 10 (33.33%) Project Management
6 10 (33.33%) QA
7 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (26.67%) Windows
9 6 (20.00%) DNS
9 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
10 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 4 (13.33%) ITIL
11 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.33%) DHCP
11 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
11 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
11 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
12 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
12 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (10.00%) Billing
12 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (10.00%) SaaS
12 3 (10.00%) Office 365
12 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 3 (10.00%) Cost Transparency

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
3 3 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
3 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (6.67%) GroupWise
4 2 (6.67%) IBM Domino
4 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Primavera
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
1 3 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) DNS
2 4 (13.33%) DHCP
2 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (10.00%) Firewall
3 3 (10.00%) Internet
3 3 (10.00%) Skype
4 2 (6.67%) IMAP4
4 2 (6.67%) POP3
4 2 (6.67%) SMTP
4 2 (6.67%) SSL
5 1 (3.33%) IPv4
5 1 (3.33%) LAN
5 1 (3.33%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.33%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.33%) WAN
5 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Billing
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Programme Planner
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
2 4 (13.33%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (10.00%) Office 365 Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Cost Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Management Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Support Assistant
5 1 (3.33%) Support Technician
5 1 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Handset
2 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.67%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Coaching
2 10 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Cost Transparency
4 3 (10.00%) ERP
4 3 (10.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (3.33%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.33%) ITSM
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (36.67%) C
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) Security Cleared
2 12 (40.00%) DV Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.67%) BC Cleared
5 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
5 1 (3.33%) Degree
5 1 (3.33%) ISEB
5 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.33%) MCDST
5 1 (3.33%) MCP
5 1 (3.33%) MCTS
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Lotus
2 2 (6.67%) Novell
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) BMC
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
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