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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 124 120 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 5.97% 6.14% 6.98%
As % of the Applications category 42.91% 38.46% 44.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 60 67
Average daily rate
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£342 £272 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.14% -20.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £125 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 20 29
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.85 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £115.00 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.21 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.99% +1.50%
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
289 312 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 13.92% 15.98% 15.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 179 164
Average daily rate £350 £313 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 45
Average hourly rate £12.35 £25.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.60% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.80 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £115.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Havant +9 25 £438 -5.40% 1
Portsmouth +10 18 £300 +9.09% 1
Hook -4 16 £350 +55.55%
Southampton +4 13 £395 +54.90% 5
Farnborough - 12 £463 - 3
Basingstoke -9 8 £116 -17.50% 6
Aldershot +9 2 £160 +39.13%
Fareham -2 2 - - 1
Winchester -9 2 £313 - 1
Gosport +23 1 - -
Eastleigh - 1 - - 1
Waterlooville - 1 £130 -
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 120 (51.50%) Microsoft
2 95 (40.77%) Windows
3 86 (36.91%) MS Excel
4 73 (31.33%) Security Cleared
5 53 (22.75%) Windows 7
6 51 (21.89%) SC Cleared
7 50 (21.46%) Project Management
8 40 (17.17%) Active Directory
8 40 (17.17%) MS Project
9 35 (15.02%) Windows XP
10 34 (14.59%) SQL
11 33 (14.16%) PRINCE2
12 32 (13.73%) ITIL
13 29 (12.45%) Finance
14 26 (11.16%) Migration
14 26 (11.16%) MS PowerPoint
14 26 (11.16%) SharePoint
15 25 (10.73%) Oracle
16 24 (10.30%) MS Exchange
16 24 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
17 23 (9.87%) VMware
17 23 (9.87%) Citrix
17 23 (9.87%) HP
18 22 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
19 20 (8.58%) DNS
20 19 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
21 18 (7.73%) SQL Server
21 18 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
22 17 (7.30%) DHCP
22 17 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (11.16%) SharePoint
2 24 (10.30%) MS Exchange
3 14 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.00%) Confluence
5 6 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (2.58%) IIS
6 4 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.43%) Lync
8 1 (0.43%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 86 (36.91%) MS Excel
2 40 (17.17%) MS Project
3 26 (11.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (6.01%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.29%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.58%) DNS
2 17 (7.30%) DHCP
3 13 (5.58%) Firewall
4 10 (4.29%) Internet
5 8 (3.43%) Wireless
6 6 (2.58%) Intranet
7 5 (2.15%) SAN
8 4 (1.72%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.29%) Extranet
9 3 (1.29%) LAN
9 3 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.86%) WAN
11 1 (0.43%) RTP
11 1 (0.43%) WLAN
11 1 (0.43%) HTTP
11 1 (0.43%) SNMP
11 1 (0.43%) SSL
11 1 (0.43%) VLAN
11 1 (0.43%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.43%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.15%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (4.29%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.43%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.15%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.72%) TKPROF
8 3 (1.29%) MS Access
8 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.43%) Xcelsius
10 1 (0.43%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (3.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (3.00%) JUnit
1 7 (3.00%) Maven
1 7 (3.00%) JMeter
1 7 (3.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (3.00%) SoapUI
1 7 (3.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (3.00%) RSpec
1 7 (3.00%) JIRA
2 6 (2.58%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.29%) NetBeans
3 3 (1.29%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.86%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.43%) TestDirector
General
1 29 (12.45%) Finance
2 12 (5.15%) Retail
3 8 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.15%) Publishing
5 4 (1.72%) Electronics
5 4 (1.72%) Back Office
6 3 (1.29%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.29%) Games
7 2 (0.86%) German Language
7 2 (0.86%) Automotive
7 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.86%) Military
7 2 (0.86%) Marketing
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (19.31%) Analyst
2 24 (10.30%) Project Manager
3 19 (8.15%) Developer
4 18 (7.73%) Coordinator
5 16 (6.87%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.44%) 1st Line Support
7 11 (4.72%) Architect
7 11 (4.72%) Infrastructure Architect
8 10 (4.29%) 1st Line Support Technician
8 10 (4.29%) Desktop Support
8 10 (4.29%) Support Technician
9 9 (3.86%) Desktop Engineer
10 8 (3.43%) Senior Project Manager
10 8 (3.43%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (3.43%) Administrator
10 8 (3.43%) Change Analyst
10 8 (3.43%) Senior Manager
10 8 (3.43%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.00%) Support Analyst
11 7 (3.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.29%) .NET
2 7 (3.00%) CSS
3 5 (2.15%) XHTML
3 5 (2.15%) HTML
4 4 (1.72%) XML
5 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.29%) HTML5
5 3 (1.29%) Software Packaging
5 3 (1.29%) Application Packaging
5 3 (1.29%) jQuery
5 3 (1.29%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 2 (0.86%) Ajax
7 1 (0.43%) RESTful
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.44%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.29%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.86%) Smart Meter
4 8 (3.43%) User Experience
4 8 (3.43%) NHS
5 4 (1.72%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.72%) EPoS
6 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.29%) Statistics
6 3 (1.29%) Economics
7 1 (0.43%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.43%) Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) Replication
7 1 (0.43%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 95 (40.77%) Windows
2 53 (22.75%) Windows 7
3 35 (15.02%) Windows XP
4 19 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (7.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (3.43%) Solaris
7 6 (2.58%) UNIX
8 5 (2.15%) Windows 2000
9 4 (1.72%) Android
10 1 (0.43%) Linux
10 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (21.46%) Project Management
2 33 (14.16%) PRINCE2
3 32 (13.73%) ITIL
4 26 (11.16%) Migration
5 24 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (6.87%) Time Management
8 14 (6.01%) Risk Management
9 12 (5.15%) Change Control
9 12 (5.15%) Change Management
10 11 (4.72%) Configuration Management
10 11 (4.72%) Programme Management
10 11 (4.72%) Portfolio Management
11 10 (4.29%) Test Strategy
11 10 (4.29%) Test Automation
11 10 (4.29%) Service Management
12 9 (3.86%) Test Scripting
13 8 (3.43%) Integration Testing
13 8 (3.43%) Matrix Management
14 7 (3.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (14.59%) SQL
2 16 (6.87%) Java
3 10 (4.29%) C++
4 7 (3.00%) C#
4 7 (3.00%) Ruby
4 7 (3.00%) PowerShell
5 6 (2.58%) VB
6 5 (2.15%) C
6 5 (2.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.72%) VBA
8 2 (0.86%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 73 (31.33%) Security Cleared
2 51 (21.89%) SC Cleared
3 14 (6.01%) Degree
4 11 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.43%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.00%) ISEB
6 7 (3.00%) ISTQB
6 7 (3.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (2.58%) MCSA
7 6 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.58%) PMI Certification
8 5 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.29%) PMP
10 3 (1.29%) MCSE
10 3 (1.29%) HND
10 3 (1.29%) CAPM
10 3 (1.29%) MCDST
11 2 (0.86%) APMP
11 2 (0.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.00%) SLA
2 3 (1.29%) TickIT
3 2 (0.86%) QA
4 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 40 (17.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (6.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.58%) VMware ESX
3 13 (5.58%) XenApp
4 9 (3.86%) XenDesktop
5 8 (3.43%) Samba
6 6 (2.58%) vSphere
7 5 (2.15%) Hyper-V
8 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (5.15%) SCCM
2 10 (4.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (3.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (3.00%) Vagrant
3 7 (3.00%) Puppet
4 6 (2.58%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (2.15%) ARCserve
6 4 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.29%) Unicenter
7 3 (1.29%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.86%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.43%) MOM
9 1 (0.43%) EdgeSight
9 1 (0.43%) WSUS
9 1 (0.43%) SCOM
9 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 120 (51.50%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.73%) Oracle
3 23 (9.87%) VMware
3 23 (9.87%) Citrix
3 23 (9.87%) HP
4 14 (6.01%) Symantec
5 8 (3.43%) Ventyx
5 8 (3.43%) OpenText
5 8 (3.43%) IBM
6 7 (3.00%) McAfee
7 6 (2.58%) Cisco
8 5 (2.15%) Apple
8 5 (2.15%) Baan
9 4 (1.72%) Cognos
10 3 (1.29%) Sophos
10 3 (1.29%) CA
10 3 (1.29%) Lotus
10 3 (1.29%) Telerik
10 3 (1.29%) Nintex
10 3 (1.29%) Lumension
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £10 - £13.5 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
Basingstoke
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £7.80 - £8.0 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Havant
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450.15 - £490 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £125 - £130 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 11 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 25 days ago