The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 59 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 47 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.82% 4.29% 4.69%
As % of the Applications category 22.38% 29.05% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 18
Average daily rate
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£288 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £115 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £437 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £298 £290 £263
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £11.13 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.77% -17.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.85 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £64.50 £24.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.40 £14.00 £14.22
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.54%
MS Office
West Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
210 148 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 12.61% 14.77% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 99 56
Average daily rate £363 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 13
Average hourly rate £13.55 £12.00 £34.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.89% -64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.25 £74.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-6.38% +0.81%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 73 (71.57%) Microsoft
2 46 (45.10%) Windows
3 36 (35.29%) ITIL
3 36 (35.29%) MS Excel
4 18 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 18 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 17 (16.67%) Legal
6 16 (15.69%) Law
6 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 16 (15.69%) SQL
7 12 (11.76%) Finance
8 11 (10.78%) SLA
8 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (9.80%) Analytics
9 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (9.80%) SAS
9 10 (9.80%) Oracle
10 9 (8.82%) XML
10 9 (8.82%) Windows XP
10 9 (8.82%) Project Management
10 9 (8.82%) VMware
10 9 (8.82%) Service Management
10 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (7.84%) MCDST
11 8 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
11 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
11 8 (7.84%) Blackberry
11 8 (7.84%) MS Visio

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (9.80%) SAS
2 8 (7.84%) IIS
2 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.90%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.96%) CMS
6 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 7 (6.86%) MS Project
4 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.94%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.96%) Adobe Captivate
6 2 (1.96%) Acrobat
6 2 (1.96%) RoboHelp
6 2 (1.96%) FrameMaker
6 2 (1.96%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.98%) InDesign
7 1 (0.98%) QuarkXPress
7 1 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.90%) LAN
1 5 (4.90%) WAN
2 4 (3.92%) VoIP
3 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.94%) Extranet
4 2 (1.96%) DNS
4 2 (1.96%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) Intranet
5 1 (0.98%) Internet
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
5 1 (0.98%) 3G
5 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
5 1 (0.98%) 2G
5 1 (0.98%) HSPA
5 1 (0.98%) 4G
5 1 (0.98%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (7.84%) OLAP
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle OLAP
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.96%) DataStage
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.98%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (16.67%) Legal
2 16 (15.69%) Law
3 12 (11.76%) Finance
4 5 (4.90%) Banking
5 4 (3.92%) Retail
6 2 (1.96%) Billing
6 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.98%) Advertising
7 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.98%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (40.20%) Analyst
2 17 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 9 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (7.84%) Support Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Trainer
6 8 (7.84%) IT Trainer
7 6 (5.88%) Oracle DBA
7 6 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Desktop Support
7 6 (5.88%) DBA
8 5 (4.90%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.92%) Configuration Manager
9 4 (3.92%) Incident Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Desktop Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) MI Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.82%) XML
2 8 (7.84%) .NET
2 8 (7.84%) ASP.NET
3 7 (6.86%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 3 (2.94%) COM
5 1 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 6 (5.88%) E-Learning
4 4 (3.92%) CMDB
5 3 (2.94%) iPhone
6 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.96%) NHS
7 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.98%) iSeries
7 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.10%) Windows
2 18 (17.65%) Windows 7
3 11 (10.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 8 (7.84%) Linux
7 6 (5.88%) UNIX
8 5 (4.90%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.94%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.94%) Windows Phone
10 3 (2.94%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (35.29%) ITIL
2 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (9.80%) Analytics
3 9 (8.82%) Project Management
3 9 (8.82%) Service Management
4 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
5 6 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.90%) Problem Management
6 5 (4.90%) Migration
6 5 (4.90%) E-Commerce
7 4 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (3.92%) ITSM
8 3 (2.94%) Regression Testing
8 3 (2.94%) Data Migration
8 3 (2.94%) Data Modelling
8 3 (2.94%) PRINCE2
8 3 (2.94%) UML
8 3 (2.94%) Test Scripting
8 3 (2.94%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.69%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.96%) Java
3 2 (1.96%) VBA
4 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.98%) RPG
4 1 (0.98%) C
4 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.84%) MCDST
3 6 (5.88%) CIPD
4 5 (4.90%) MCT
5 4 (3.92%) MCP
5 4 (3.92%) MOS
6 3 (2.94%) MCSE
6 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.96%) CCNA
7 2 (1.96%) MCITP
7 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.98%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.98%) Degree
8 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.98%) ISEB
8 1 (0.98%) PMP
8 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.98%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (71.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Oracle
3 9 (8.82%) VMware
4 7 (6.86%) Citrix
5 5 (4.90%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.94%) Amdocs
6 3 (2.94%) Adobe
6 3 (2.94%) Nokia
7 2 (1.96%) Lotus
7 2 (1.96%) Netezza
8 1 (0.98%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 1 (0.98%) Avaya
8 1 (0.98%) Ericsson
8 1 (0.98%) Sage
8 1 (0.98%) Quark
8 1 (0.98%) Mapinfo
8 1 (0.98%) SAP
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