The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 42 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 87 124 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 4.30% 5.98% 6.10%
As % of the Applications category 31.64% 42.76% 38.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 60 60
Median daily rate £300 £342 £272
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.40% +26.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £159 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £475 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £291 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 20
Median hourly rate £16.63 £12.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.54% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.23 £11.00 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.44 £16.16 £115.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
South East

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

Applications Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
275 290 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.61% 14.00% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 164 177
Median daily rate £325 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £210 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 24
Median hourly rate £18.75 £12.35 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.82% -50.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.47 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.45 £29.35 £115.00
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 Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Winchester +10 19 £350 +12.00% 2
Southampton +10 15 £200 -49.36% 3
Basingstoke -7 15 £180 +55.41% 3
Hook -6 6 £290 -17.14% 2
Farnborough -3 4 - - 5
Havant -9 2 £494 +12.85%
Portsmouth -19 2 - - 2
Fareham -5 1 - - 1
Eastleigh -6 1 £110 -
Liphook - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £73 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 118 (61.46%) Microsoft
2 94 (48.96%) MS Excel
3 64 (33.33%) Windows
4 48 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
5 44 (22.92%) Project Management
6 39 (20.31%) SC Cleared
7 38 (19.79%) Telecoms
8 30 (15.63%) ITIL
9 27 (14.06%) PRINCE2
10 26 (13.54%) SharePoint
11 25 (13.02%) MS PowerPoint
11 25 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
12 23 (11.98%) Service Management
13 22 (11.46%) Finance
14 21 (10.94%) MS Project
15 18 (9.38%) SQL
15 18 (9.38%) Windows XP
15 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
15 18 (9.38%) Degree
15 18 (9.38%) Smart Meter
16 16 (8.33%) TCP/IP
16 16 (8.33%) MS Visio
16 16 (8.33%) C
17 15 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
18 14 (7.29%) Test Scripting
18 14 (7.29%) Windows 8
18 14 (7.29%) Configuration Management
19 13 (6.77%) Firewall
19 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 26 (13.54%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.65%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.65%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.13%) CMS
3 6 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.04%) IIS
7 1 (0.52%) Apache
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.52%) SAS
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 94 (48.96%) MS Excel
2 25 (13.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 21 (10.94%) MS Project
4 16 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.08%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.04%) AutoCAD
6 2 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (3.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.08%) Primavera
3 2 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.73%) Office 365
2 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 13 (6.77%) Firewall
3 12 (6.25%) Wireless
4 11 (5.73%) DHCP
4 11 (5.73%) DNS
5 9 (4.69%) SMTP
5 9 (4.69%) SSH
6 8 (4.17%) FTP
6 8 (4.17%) HTTP
6 8 (4.17%) LAN
7 5 (2.60%) WAN
7 5 (2.60%) ZigBee
8 4 (2.08%) DWDM
8 4 (2.08%) SDH
8 4 (2.08%) VPN
9 3 (1.56%) ATM
9 3 (1.56%) Ethernet
9 3 (1.56%) Internet
9 3 (1.56%) Skype
9 3 (1.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.13%) MS Access
2 6 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Discoverer
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Navigator
4 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.52%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.25%) JIRA
2 4 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.56%) StarTeam
3 3 (1.56%) Subversion
4 2 (1.04%) JDeveloper
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.04%) Toad
5 1 (0.52%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.52%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.52%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.52%) TestDirector
General
1 38 (19.79%) Telecoms
2 22 (11.46%) Finance
3 5 (2.60%) Publishing
4 3 (1.56%) Aerospace
4 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.56%) Military
4 3 (1.56%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Banking
5 2 (1.04%) Billing
5 2 (1.04%) German Language
5 2 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Electronics
6 1 (0.52%) French Language
6 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (21.35%) Analyst
2 17 (8.85%) Administrator
2 17 (8.85%) Project Manager
3 14 (7.29%) Support Analyst
4 12 (6.25%) Developer
5 11 (5.73%) Support Engineer
6 10 (5.21%) Desktop Support
7 9 (4.69%) Coordinator
7 9 (4.69%) IT Administrator
7 9 (4.69%) IT Analyst
7 9 (4.69%) Service Analyst
8 8 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (4.17%) IT Support
8 8 (4.17%) Network Engineer
8 8 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Manager
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Project Manager
9 7 (3.65%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.77%) HTML
2 8 (4.17%) CSS
3 5 (2.60%) XML
4 4 (2.08%) .NET
5 3 (1.56%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.04%) Classic ASP
6 2 (1.04%) COM
6 2 (1.04%) CSS3
6 2 (1.04%) DCOM
6 2 (1.04%) EDI
6 2 (1.04%) HTML5
6 2 (1.04%) jQuery
6 2 (1.04%) XHTML
7 1 (0.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.52%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.02%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (9.38%) Smart Meter
3 10 (5.21%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.08%) Economics
6 3 (1.56%) Clustering
6 3 (1.56%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.04%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.04%) EMV
7 2 (1.04%) Statistics
7 2 (1.04%) User Experience
7 2 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.52%) CMDB
8 1 (0.52%) Derivative
8 1 (0.52%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) PKI
8 1 (0.52%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.52%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 64 (33.33%) Windows
2 18 (9.38%) Windows XP
3 15 (7.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (7.29%) Windows 8
5 13 (6.77%) Windows 7
5 13 (6.77%) Windows Server
5 13 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (3.65%) Linux
8 6 (3.13%) Unix
9 5 (2.60%) Windows 10
10 4 (2.08%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.04%) CentOS
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.52%) SUSE
12 1 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (22.92%) Project Management
2 30 (15.63%) ITIL
3 27 (14.06%) PRINCE2
4 23 (11.98%) Service Management
5 18 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (7.29%) Configuration Management
6 14 (7.29%) Test Scripting
7 11 (5.73%) Programme Management
7 11 (5.73%) Release Management
8 10 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (5.21%) Stress Testing
8 10 (5.21%) Test Automation
8 10 (5.21%) Time Management
9 9 (4.69%) Integration Testing
9 9 (4.69%) Migration
10 8 (4.17%) ITIL V3
10 8 (4.17%) Requirements Management
10 8 (4.17%) Risk Management
10 8 (4.17%) Scrum
10 8 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.38%) SQL
2 16 (8.33%) C
3 8 (4.17%) VB
4 7 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (3.13%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.08%) Java
7 3 (1.56%) C#
8 2 (1.04%) C-shell
8 2 (1.04%) Korn
8 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.04%) VB6
8 2 (1.04%) VBA
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) Delphi
9 1 (0.52%) Embedded C++
9 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.52%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 48 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 39 (20.31%) SC Cleared
3 18 (9.38%) Degree
4 10 (5.21%) ISTQB
5 9 (4.69%) HND
5 9 (4.69%) ISEB
6 8 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (3.65%) CCNP
7 7 (3.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (2.08%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.56%) APMP
9 3 (1.56%) CAPM
9 3 (1.56%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.56%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.04%) CCDP
10 2 (1.04%) CCIE
10 2 (1.04%) CCSE
10 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.08%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.04%) QA
2 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) GAAP
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (22.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (4.17%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.04%) vSphere
6 1 (0.52%) iptables
6 1 (0.52%) Postfix
6 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (4.69%) McAfee ePO
2 8 (4.17%) SCCM
3 4 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.56%) Netcool
4 3 (1.56%) Windows Intune
5 2 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.52%) Nagios
6 1 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
6 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 118 (61.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.77%) Oracle
3 11 (5.73%) VMware
4 10 (5.21%) Intel Security
5 9 (4.69%) IBM
6 8 (4.17%) Cisco
7 7 (3.65%) Remedy
8 4 (2.08%) Adobe
8 4 (2.08%) BMC
9 3 (1.56%) CA
9 3 (1.56%) Citrix
9 3 (1.56%) F5
10 2 (1.04%) Apple
10 2 (1.04%) Baan
10 2 (1.04%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.04%) IBM Sterling
10 2 (1.04%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.04%) SAP
10 2 (1.04%) Symantec
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