The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 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 Hampshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 128 93 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.18% 5.37% 6.63%
As % of the Applications category 39.51% 38.59% 48.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 40 51
Average daily rate
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£290 £333 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.78% +10.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £173 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £432 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 30 27
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +12.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.61 £12.38 £10.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £24.43 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
324 241 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.64% 13.91% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 130 109
Average daily rate £298 £320 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.03% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £426 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 47
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -7.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £26.15 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
Basingstoke +36 17 £131 -13.00% 3
Southampton -17 11 £188 -50.00% 5
Portsmouth +2 8 £188 -49.32%
Andover -1 8 £375 - 1
Winchester +4 6 £300 +71.42% 1
Farnborough -7 4 £210 -55.60% 2
Eastleigh -1 1 £165 -25.84%
Fareham -6 1 £450 - 2
Ringwood - - - -
Wallington - - - -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 156 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 106 (43.98%) MS Excel
3 100 (41.49%) Windows
4 75 (31.12%) Security Cleared
5 57 (23.65%) SC Cleared
6 55 (22.82%) Active Directory
7 45 (18.67%) HP
8 39 (16.18%) Windows XP
9 35 (14.52%) Project Management
10 31 (12.86%) ITIL
10 31 (12.86%) Windows 7
11 29 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 29 (12.03%) Telecoms
12 26 (10.79%) Citrix
13 25 (10.37%) SharePoint
13 25 (10.37%) Finance
14 24 (9.96%) SQL
15 22 (9.13%) VMware
16 21 (8.71%) SQL Server
16 21 (8.71%) QA
17 20 (8.30%) MS PowerPoint
17 20 (8.30%) MS Project
17 20 (8.30%) Oracle
17 20 (8.30%) Service Delivery
18 19 (7.88%) SLA
18 19 (7.88%) ISTQB
19 18 (7.47%) MOS
19 18 (7.47%) VBA
20 17 (7.05%) C#
20 17 (7.05%) DV Cleared

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.90%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.07%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (1.66%) IIS
5 3 (1.24%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.83%) Confluence
6 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.83%) Lync
6 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.83%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
6 2 (0.83%) LiveLink
6 2 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.41%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.41%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 106 (43.98%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.30%) MS Project
2 20 (8.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (2.90%) AutoCAD
3 7 (2.90%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.24%) RoboHelp
5 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.07%) SaaS
2 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.98%) DNS
2 10 (4.15%) Wireless
3 9 (3.73%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.49%) WLAN
4 6 (2.49%) SAN
5 4 (1.66%) Firewall
5 4 (1.66%) LAN
5 4 (1.66%) DHCP
6 3 (1.24%) WAN
6 3 (1.24%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.24%) Internet
6 3 (1.24%) IP Telephony
7 2 (0.83%) VoIP
7 2 (0.83%) VPN
8 1 (0.41%) FTP
8 1 (0.41%) HTTP
8 1 (0.41%) MPLS
8 1 (0.41%) RTP
8 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (8.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.49%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.24%) QlikView
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.83%) SQLPlus
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.41%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.41%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 12 (4.98%) Visual Studio
2 8 (3.32%) StarTeam
3 4 (1.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.83%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.83%) Hudson
4 2 (0.83%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.83%) JUnit
4 2 (0.83%) JIRA
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.83%) Selenium
4 2 (0.83%) FitNesse
4 2 (0.83%) RSpec
4 2 (0.83%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.83%) Toad
4 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.83%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.83%) JMeter
4 2 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 29 (12.03%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.37%) Finance
3 11 (4.56%) Military
4 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.66%) Banking
5 4 (1.66%) Retail
6 3 (1.24%) Marketing
6 3 (1.24%) Law
6 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.83%) Electronics
7 2 (0.83%) Russian Language
8 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 53 (21.99%) Analyst
2 28 (11.62%) Support Engineer
3 22 (9.13%) Developer
4 15 (6.22%) 1st Line Support
5 14 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 13 (5.39%) Tester
6 13 (5.39%) IT Support
7 12 (4.98%) Desktop Support
8 10 (4.15%) Coordinator
8 10 (4.15%) Consultant
8 10 (4.15%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (4.15%) IT Support Engineer
8 10 (4.15%) PMO Analyst
9 9 (3.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.32%) Test Analyst
10 8 (3.32%) Wintel Engineer
10 8 (3.32%) Build Engineer
11 7 (2.90%) CAD Technician
11 7 (2.90%) Administrator
11 7 (2.90%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.39%) .NET
2 12 (4.98%) CSS
2 12 (4.98%) XML
3 10 (4.15%) ASP.NET
4 8 (3.32%) HTML
5 5 (2.07%) WSDL
5 5 (2.07%) XSLT
5 5 (2.07%) jQuery
6 3 (1.24%) Web Services
6 3 (1.24%) Middleware
7 2 (0.83%) WCF
7 2 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.83%) Ajax
7 2 (0.83%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.41%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.41%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.41%) OLE
8 1 (0.41%) WAP
8 1 (0.41%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.22%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.66%) Statistics
2 4 (1.66%) Computer Science
2 4 (1.66%) Blackberry
2 4 (1.66%) Kindle
3 1 (0.41%) CMDB
3 1 (0.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.41%) DataPower
3 1 (0.41%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.41%) Taxonomies
3 1 (0.41%) EPoS
3 1 (0.41%) NHS
3 1 (0.41%) HACMP
3 1 (0.41%) Handset
3 1 (0.41%) AVVID
3 1 (0.41%) Clustering
3 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 100 (41.49%) Windows
2 39 (16.18%) Windows XP
3 31 (12.86%) Windows 7
4 29 (12.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (5.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.90%) Windows 2000
6 7 (2.90%) UNIX
7 5 (2.07%) Linux
7 5 (2.07%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.24%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.41%) AIX
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (14.52%) Project Management
2 31 (12.86%) ITIL
3 20 (8.30%) Service Delivery
4 16 (6.64%) Configuration Management
5 15 (6.22%) Quality Management
6 14 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (5.81%) Document Management
6 14 (5.81%) Test Strategy
7 13 (5.39%) PRINCE2
8 11 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (3.73%) Service Management
9 9 (3.73%) CRM
9 9 (3.73%) Software Distribution
10 8 (3.32%) CAD
10 8 (3.32%) Risk Management
10 8 (3.32%) Change Management
10 8 (3.32%) Time Management
11 7 (2.90%) Supplier Management
11 7 (2.90%) MODAF
12 6 (2.49%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 24 (9.96%) SQL
2 18 (7.47%) VBA
3 17 (7.05%) C#
4 12 (4.98%) C
4 12 (4.98%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.90%) Delphi
6 5 (2.07%) Java
7 4 (1.66%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.24%) VB
9 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.83%) Perl
9 2 (0.83%) C++
10 1 (0.41%) Jython
10 1 (0.41%) XPath
10 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.41%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 75 (31.12%) Security Cleared
2 57 (23.65%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.88%) ISTQB
4 18 (7.47%) MOS
5 17 (7.05%) DV Cleared
6 15 (6.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (3.32%) Degree
9 6 (2.49%) ISEB
10 4 (1.66%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (1.24%) MCP
11 3 (1.24%) MCTS
12 2 (0.83%) CCNP
12 2 (0.83%) MCDST
12 2 (0.83%) ECDL
12 2 (0.83%) HND
12 2 (0.83%) MCSA
12 2 (0.83%) MCT
12 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.71%) QA
2 19 (7.88%) SLA
3 8 (3.32%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) GAAP
4 1 (0.41%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.41%) P3O
System Software
1 55 (22.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (6.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.56%) XenApp
4 6 (2.49%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.66%) vSphere
5 4 (1.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (0.83%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 13 (5.39%) SCCM
2 10 (4.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (3.73%) WSUS
4 8 (3.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 8 (3.32%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.24%) MOM
6 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
6 2 (0.83%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.83%) HP SIM
6 2 (0.83%) Puppet
6 2 (0.83%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.41%) CA SiteMinder
7 1 (0.41%) Unicenter
7 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.41%) Tivoli Monitoring
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 156 (64.73%) Microsoft
2 45 (18.67%) HP
3 26 (10.79%) Citrix
4 22 (9.13%) VMware
5 20 (8.30%) Oracle
6 14 (5.81%) CA
7 10 (4.15%) Borland
8 7 (2.90%) Cisco
8 7 (2.90%) Remedy
9 6 (2.49%) IBM
10 5 (2.07%) McAfee
10 5 (2.07%) Lotus
11 3 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (1.24%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.83%) SAP
12 2 (0.83%) Adobe
12 2 (0.83%) Symantec
12 2 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.83%) Serena
12 2 (0.83%) ComArch
Lyndhurst, Hampshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Rate: £10 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £10 - £13.75 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £15 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago