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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 78 63 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Office 29 40 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.98% 2.50% 3.57%
As % of the Applications category 31.18% 22.73% 27.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 17
Median daily rate £200 £195 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £118 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 9
Median hourly rate £13.60 £20.00 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +79.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.32 £20.00 £8.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 £22.00 £14.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.19% +1.42%
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
93 176 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 6.37% 11.00% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 119 94
Median daily rate £368 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £168 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 12
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £20.50 £13.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 28 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
2 41 (53.95%) MS Excel
3 36 (47.37%) Windows
4 32 (42.11%) Finance
5 25 (32.89%) Active Directory
6 24 (31.58%) ITIL
7 22 (28.95%) Windows XP
8 21 (27.63%) Problem Management
9 19 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (25.00%) Legal
10 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (22.37%) Blackberry
10 17 (22.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (22.37%) Project Management
11 16 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
12 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (18.42%) SQL
13 14 (18.42%) ITSM
14 13 (17.11%) MS Project
14 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
14 13 (17.11%) iPhone
14 13 (17.11%) iPad
15 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
16 9 (11.84%) Oracle
16 9 (11.84%) Skype for Business
16 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
17 8 (10.53%) Office 365
17 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 17 (22.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 9 (11.84%) Skype for Business
3 7 (9.21%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.32%) SAS
Applications
1 41 (53.95%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (17.11%) MS Project
4 12 (15.79%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.32%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 4 (5.26%) FTP
2 4 (5.26%) Intranet
2 4 (5.26%) VPN
3 3 (3.95%) Extranet
4 2 (2.63%) DHCP
5 1 (1.32%) NAS
5 1 (1.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.21%) Data Mining
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.58%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (6.58%) MS Access
4 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.63%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 32 (42.11%) Finance
2 19 (25.00%) Legal
3 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.58%) Law
5 4 (5.26%) Games
5 4 (5.26%) Publishing
6 3 (3.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (23.68%) Service Analyst
3 17 (22.37%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (18.42%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Consultant
6 6 (7.89%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.58%) Administrator
7 5 (6.58%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Desktop Support
8 4 (5.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 4 (5.26%) Developer
8 4 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (5.26%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.95%) 1st Line Support
9 3 (3.95%) Architect
9 3 (3.95%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.95%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Middleware
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.32%) Ajax
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) Sass
2 1 (1.32%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.32%) XHTML
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (22.37%) Blackberry
3 13 (17.11%) iPad
3 13 (17.11%) iPhone
4 8 (10.53%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.58%) e-Learning
5 5 (6.58%) Video Editing
6 4 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
6 4 (5.26%) NHS
6 4 (5.26%) Social Media
7 3 (3.95%) Learning Management System
7 3 (3.95%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.32%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
8 1 (1.32%) Statistics
8 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (47.37%) Windows
2 22 (28.95%) Windows XP
3 19 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.26%) Linux
5 4 (5.26%) Unix
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.95%) Android
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.63%) Solaris
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) ITIL
2 21 (27.63%) Problem Management
3 17 (22.37%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (22.37%) Project Management
4 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (18.42%) ITSM
6 8 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 8 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 8 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (9.21%) ERP
7 7 (9.21%) Information Architecture
7 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
8 6 (7.89%) Analytics
8 6 (7.89%) Change Management
8 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
8 6 (7.89%) Service Management
8 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 6 (7.89%) Use Case
9 5 (6.58%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) SQL
2 4 (5.26%) VBA
3 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
3 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.32%) C#
4 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (5.26%) CCA
1 4 (5.26%) MCP
2 3 (3.95%) MCITP
2 3 (3.95%) MCSA
2 3 (3.95%) MCSE
2 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) QA
3 3 (3.95%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (32.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) DameWare
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.32%) Opsview
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
3 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (56.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.84%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Apple
4 4 (5.26%) Adobe
4 4 (5.26%) Citrix
4 4 (5.26%) HP
4 4 (5.26%) Twitter
5 3 (3.95%) Brocade
5 3 (3.95%) Dell
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.32%) CommVault
7 1 (1.32%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.32%) Kaspersky
7 1 (1.32%) NetApp
7 1 (1.32%) Symantec
7 1 (1.32%) Trillium
7 1 (1.32%) Veeam
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