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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 - 6
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 6.35% - 15.69%
As % of the Applications category 23.53% - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Median daily rate £350 - £120
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 - £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 - £184
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £291 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.28% +29.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £33.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.23% -4.64%
MS Office
Buckinghamshire

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 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in High Wycombe 26.98% 16.95% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 5
Median daily rate £400 - £163
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 - £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £24.55 £10.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.45% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.78 £9.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.31 £10.80 £31.60
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 High Wycombe

The demand trend of contract jobs across the High Wycombe region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 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 High Wycombe region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) User Experience
4 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Shibboleth
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Statistics
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Informatics
4 1 (12.50%) Biology
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) French Language
4 1 (12.50%) German Language
4 1 (12.50%) Turkish Language
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Unix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe 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:

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (12.50%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (12.50%) French Language
1 1 (12.50%) German Language
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Junior PMO
2 1 (12.50%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SAP EDI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) EDI
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Biology
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) Informatics
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) Project Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GCP
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Novell
2 1 (12.50%) SAP