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 24 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 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 9 40
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +31
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 26 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.30% 10.32% 2.39%
As % of the Applications category 29.23% 74.29% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 7
Average daily rate
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£244 £130 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -56.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £121 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £310 £336
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £273 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -45.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
65 35 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.71% 13.89% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 19 42
Average daily rate £350 £225 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £130 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £382 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 2 3
Average hourly rate £25.50 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.81% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £13.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £11.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 8 £120 -58.90% 3
Gloucester -12 6 £425 +226.92% 1
Tewkesbury - - - -
Cirencester - - - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
4 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
5 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
6 12 (22.22%) MS Project
7 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
8 9 (16.67%) Project Management
9 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
9 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
10 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
10 7 (12.96%) SCCM
10 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
11 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
11 6 (11.11%) SQL
11 6 (11.11%) Service Management
11 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
12 5 (9.26%) Finance
12 5 (9.26%) Change Management
12 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
12 5 (9.26%) HP
12 5 (9.26%) Citrix
12 5 (9.26%) Degree
13 4 (7.41%) Application Packaging
13 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
13 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (7.41%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 12 (22.22%) MS Project
3 7 (12.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DHCP
1 4 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 4 (7.41%) DNS
2 2 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) MS Access
2 2 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.85%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) PVCS
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.26%) Finance
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
3 3 (5.56%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Military
5 1 (1.85%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (9.26%) Support Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (7.41%) IT Support
3 4 (7.41%) Rollout Engineer
3 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (5.56%) Technical Manager
4 3 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (5.56%) Project Officer
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (3.70%) IT Assistant
5 2 (3.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Service Manager
5 2 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Fat Client
1 4 (7.41%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.85%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (57.41%) Windows
2 20 (37.04%) Windows 7
3 14 (25.93%) Windows XP
4 6 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) Solaris
6 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) Project Management
2 6 (11.11%) Service Management
3 5 (9.26%) Change Management
3 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.41%) ITIL
5 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.56%) Document Management
5 3 (5.56%) ITSM
5 3 (5.56%) Time Management
5 3 (5.56%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.70%) Business Analysis
6 2 (3.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.11%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) VBA
3 3 (5.56%) C
4 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.96%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.26%) Degree
5 3 (5.56%) PMP
5 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.70%) BC Cleared
6 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (3.70%) MCSE
6 2 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) HP
2 5 (9.26%) Citrix
3 4 (7.41%) VMware
3 4 (7.41%) AppSense
4 2 (3.70%) Cisco
4 2 (3.70%) Sun
4 2 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (3.70%) Sybase
4 2 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) Capita
Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum + pro rata
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago