The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Suffolk / Ipswich
Rank 22 16 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.97% 2.38% 1.27%
As % of the Applications category 30.00% 25.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Median daily rate £420 £223 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.76% +106.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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

Applications Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 6.58% 9.52% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £420 £475 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +341.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.42 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Ipswich region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Ipswich

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

MS Office
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Ipswich region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) PMI
3 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) C

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Planner
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Technician
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
1 1 (20.00%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
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