The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the High Wycombe 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 19 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 1 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.54% 20.31% 2.50%
As % of the Applications category 5.88% 86.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +218.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.21 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.99% +1.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the High Wycombe region.

Applications Category
High Wycombe
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 26.15% 23.44% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Average daily rate - £200 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £23.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +109.09%
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 High Wycombe

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in High Wycombe

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in High Wycombe

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) CMDB
2 4 (36.36%) Computer Security
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (9.09%) Lync
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Office 365
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) MCTS
5 1 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Retail

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (9.09%) Lync
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) IT Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Security
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Transition Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Control
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Coaching
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCTS
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Lotus
2 1 (9.09%) Remedy