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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 134 137 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 6.45% 6.62% 6.94%
As % of the Applications category 40.61% 38.81% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 76 64
Average daily rate
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£330 £295 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.86% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £128 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £445 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 30
Average hourly rate £12.42 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.15 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
330 353 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 15.89% 17.07% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 211 153
Average daily rate £350 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 19 44
Average hourly rate £12.42 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.88% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £11.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Southampton +6 24 £328 +55.95% 3
Havant +1 16 £444 +7.57% 1
Hook -7 15 £354 +17.91%
Basingstoke 0 14 £188 +33.92% 2
Portsmouth +9 12 £300 +9.09% 1
Farnborough - 9 £384 - 2
Winchester -12 7 £375 +27.11% 2
Aldershot +6 3 £400 +247.82%
Eastleigh 0 3 - - 2
Gosport +12 2 £420 -
Fareham 0 2 - - 2
Andover -2 1 £375 -
Waterlooville - 1 £130 -
Alton - 1 £170 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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.

1 149 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 102 (39.53%) MS Excel
3 101 (39.15%) Windows
4 79 (30.62%) Security Cleared
5 57 (22.09%) Project Management
6 52 (20.16%) Windows 7
7 50 (19.38%) SC Cleared
8 49 (18.99%) MS Project
9 43 (16.67%) SQL
10 42 (16.28%) Active Directory
11 41 (15.89%) PRINCE2
12 39 (15.12%) ITIL
13 35 (13.57%) Windows XP
13 35 (13.57%) Finance
14 30 (11.63%) SharePoint
15 28 (10.85%) Oracle
16 27 (10.47%) MS PowerPoint
17 26 (10.08%) VMware
18 25 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (9.30%) Migration
19 24 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
20 23 (8.91%) SQL Server
20 23 (8.91%) MS Exchange
21 22 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
21 22 (8.53%) Time Management
22 21 (8.14%) MS Visio
22 21 (8.14%) Citrix
23 20 (7.75%) HP
23 20 (7.75%) DNS
23 20 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 30 (11.63%) SharePoint
2 23 (8.91%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (2.71%) Confluence
5 6 (2.33%) IIS
6 4 (1.55%) IBM Notes
6 4 (1.55%) Lync
6 4 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.39%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 102 (39.53%) MS Excel
2 49 (18.99%) MS Project
3 27 (10.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 21 (8.14%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.16%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.75%) DNS
2 16 (6.20%) DHCP
3 12 (4.65%) Firewall
4 9 (3.49%) Internet
5 6 (2.33%) Wireless
5 6 (2.33%) Intranet
6 5 (1.94%) SAN
7 3 (1.16%) Extranet
7 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.16%) VPN
8 2 (0.78%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.78%) ATM
8 2 (0.78%) LAN
8 2 (0.78%) SDH
8 2 (0.78%) DWDM
9 1 (0.39%) RTP
9 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.39%) WAN
9 1 (0.39%) PBX
9 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (8.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.04%) Data Mining
3 11 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.71%) Oracle ODI
4 7 (2.71%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.33%) TKPROF
6 5 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.55%) QlikView
7 4 (1.55%) MS Access
7 4 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.16%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.39%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 8 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 7 (2.71%) HP UFT
2 7 (2.71%) JMeter
2 7 (2.71%) Maven
2 7 (2.71%) JIRA
2 7 (2.71%) RSpec
2 7 (2.71%) Cucumber
2 7 (2.71%) SoapUI
2 7 (2.71%) Jenkins
2 7 (2.71%) JUnit
3 3 (1.16%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (1.16%) NetBeans
4 2 (0.78%) StarTeam
4 2 (0.78%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.39%) TestDirector
General
1 35 (13.57%) Finance
2 15 (5.81%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.65%) Retail
4 6 (2.33%) Back Office
5 5 (1.94%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Games
6 3 (1.16%) Military
6 3 (1.16%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (1.16%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.78%) German Language
7 2 (0.78%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (20.93%) Analyst
2 30 (11.63%) Project Manager
3 19 (7.36%) Developer
4 17 (6.59%) Coordinator
5 16 (6.20%) Support Engineer
5 16 (6.20%) Administrator
6 13 (5.04%) Architect
6 13 (5.04%) Test Analyst
7 12 (4.65%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (4.26%) Data Analyst
8 11 (4.26%) 1st Line Support
9 8 (3.10%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.10%) Desktop Support
9 8 (3.10%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (3.10%) Test Leader
10 7 (2.71%) 1st Line Support Technician
10 7 (2.71%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (2.71%) Senior Project Manager
10 7 (2.71%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) .NET
2 7 (2.71%) CSS
3 6 (2.33%) XML
4 5 (1.94%) XHTML
4 5 (1.94%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.94%) HTML
5 3 (1.16%) HTML5
5 3 (1.16%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.16%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.16%) jQuery
5 3 (1.16%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (0.78%) XML Schema
6 2 (0.78%) Ajax
6 2 (0.78%) XSD
6 2 (0.78%) XSLT
7 1 (0.39%) Web Services
7 1 (0.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 13 (5.04%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.49%) NHS
4 9 (3.49%) Smart Meter
5 6 (2.33%) PMI
5 6 (2.33%) EPoS
5 6 (2.33%) User Experience
6 5 (1.94%) Blackberry
6 5 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.16%) Economics
7 3 (1.16%) Statistics
8 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.39%) iPhone
9 1 (0.39%) iPad
9 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.39%) PDA
9 1 (0.39%) W3C
9 1 (0.39%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 101 (39.15%) Windows
2 52 (20.16%) Windows 7
3 35 (13.57%) Windows XP
4 25 (9.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (7.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.10%) Solaris
6 8 (3.10%) UNIX
7 7 (2.71%) Windows 2000
8 4 (1.55%) Android
9 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.09%) Project Management
2 41 (15.89%) PRINCE2
3 39 (15.12%) ITIL
4 24 (9.30%) Migration
5 22 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (8.53%) Time Management
6 19 (7.36%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (5.43%) Risk Management
7 14 (5.43%) Service Management
8 12 (4.65%) Configuration Management
8 12 (4.65%) Test Scripting
8 12 (4.65%) Programme Management
8 12 (4.65%) Portfolio Management
8 12 (4.65%) Change Control
9 11 (4.26%) Test Strategy
9 11 (4.26%) SDLC
9 11 (4.26%) Integration Testing
9 11 (4.26%) Test Automation
9 11 (4.26%) Change Management
10 9 (3.49%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 43 (16.67%) SQL
2 16 (6.20%) Java
3 10 (3.88%) C++
4 8 (3.10%) C
5 7 (2.71%) C#
5 7 (2.71%) Ruby
5 7 (2.71%) PowerShell
6 6 (2.33%) VB
7 5 (1.94%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.55%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.55%) VBA
9 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 79 (30.62%) Security Cleared
2 50 (19.38%) SC Cleared
3 18 (6.98%) Degree
4 12 (4.65%) PMI Certification
5 11 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (4.26%) PMP
6 10 (3.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (3.88%) ISTQB
7 9 (3.49%) ISEB
8 6 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.33%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.94%) HND
9 5 (1.94%) MCSA
10 4 (1.55%) MCSE
10 4 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.78%) A+ Certification
11 2 (0.78%) CCNA
11 2 (0.78%) MCDST
11 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.10%) SLA
2 3 (1.16%) TickIT
2 3 (1.16%) QA
3 2 (0.78%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 42 (16.28%) Active Directory
2 18 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.20%) VMware ESX
4 14 (5.43%) XenApp
5 10 (3.88%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.10%) Samba
7 6 (2.33%) vSphere
8 3 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (1.16%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (4.26%) SCCM
1 11 (4.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 8 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (2.71%) Vagrant
3 7 (2.71%) Puppet
3 7 (2.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (1.16%) ARCserve
4 3 (1.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.16%) Unicenter
4 3 (1.16%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.78%) HP SIM
5 2 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.78%) SCOM
6 1 (0.39%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.39%) MOM
6 1 (0.39%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 149 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.85%) Oracle
3 26 (10.08%) VMware
4 21 (8.14%) Citrix
5 20 (7.75%) HP
6 15 (5.81%) Symantec
7 10 (3.88%) IBM
8 9 (3.49%) McAfee
8 9 (3.49%) OpenText
8 9 (3.49%) Ventyx
9 6 (2.33%) Apple
10 5 (1.94%) Baan
10 5 (1.94%) CA
10 5 (1.94%) Remedy
11 4 (1.55%) Altiris
11 4 (1.55%) Lotus
11 4 (1.55%) SAP
11 4 (1.55%) Cognos
12 3 (1.16%) Cisco
12 3 (1.16%) Lumension
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