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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Office 45 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.97% 3.10% 4.17%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 32.26% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 30
Median daily rate £275 £281 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £119 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £449 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £255
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +19.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £10.40 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.90 £16.30 £13.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
105 155 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.26% 9.60% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 72 78
Median daily rate £340 £372 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.66% +18.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £145 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £474 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.95 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £17.50 £14.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

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 9 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 40 (45.98%) Windows
3 35 (40.23%) Active Directory
4 30 (34.48%) Finance
5 29 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 27 (31.03%) MS Excel
7 24 (27.59%) ITIL
8 22 (25.29%) Legal
9 19 (21.84%) Windows XP
9 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
10 18 (20.69%) Problem Management
10 18 (20.69%) iPad
10 18 (20.69%) iPhone
10 18 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 18 (20.69%) ITSM
11 17 (19.54%) Migration
12 16 (18.39%) Project Management
13 13 (14.94%) VMware
14 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
15 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (11.49%) Cisco
15 10 (11.49%) Brocade
16 9 (10.34%) Windows Server
17 8 (9.20%) Office 365
17 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
17 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
17 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (9.20%) High Availability
17 8 (9.20%) SLA

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 18 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (5.75%) MS Exchange
5 4 (4.60%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Moodle
Applications
1 27 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.90%) MS Project
2 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (5.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.45%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.15%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) Office 365
2 6 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco IOS
1 7 (8.05%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (8.05%) FCoE
1 7 (8.05%) NetScaler
1 7 (8.05%) NX-OS
2 6 (6.90%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) DHCP
4 2 (2.30%) LAN
4 2 (2.30%) WAN
5 1 (1.15%) CTI
5 1 (1.15%) DPNSS
5 1 (1.15%) Intelligent Network
5 1 (1.15%) NAS
5 1 (1.15%) PBX
5 1 (1.15%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.15%) VoIP
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.90%) MS Access
2 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (3.45%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.15%) MSI
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 22 (25.29%) Legal
3 3 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Law
4 2 (2.30%) Military
4 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Service Analyst
2 19 (21.84%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 11 (12.64%) Support Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) IT Support
7 5 (5.75%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.75%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.75%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Designer
7 5 (5.75%) Help Desk Support
7 5 (5.75%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (4.60%) Active Directory Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Network Designer
8 4 (4.60%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (2.30%) .NET
2 2 (2.30%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.15%) CCXML
3 1 (1.15%) COM
3 1 (1.15%) RFC 2833
3 1 (1.15%) VXML
3 1 (1.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.84%) Blackberry
2 18 (20.69%) iPad
2 18 (20.69%) iPhone
3 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.20%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
5 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.45%) e-Learning
7 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.30%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (2.30%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.30%) PMI
7 2 (2.30%) Visualisation
8 1 (1.15%) Clustering
8 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.15%) IVR
8 1 (1.15%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 40 (45.98%) Windows
2 29 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 19 (21.84%) Windows XP
4 9 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 8 (9.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.45%) Linux
6 3 (3.45%) Unix
7 2 (2.30%) Android
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.30%) Solaris
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.15%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) ITSM
2 18 (20.69%) Problem Management
3 17 (19.54%) Migration
4 16 (18.39%) Project Management
5 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (9.20%) High Availability
7 7 (8.05%) Change Management
7 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.75%) Data Analysis
9 5 (5.75%) Process Improvement
10 4 (4.60%) Analytics
10 4 (4.60%) Document Management
10 4 (4.60%) ERP
10 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.60%) Server Building
10 4 (4.60%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
1 4 (4.60%) SQL
2 2 (2.30%) C
2 2 (2.30%) C#
2 2 (2.30%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.30%) VBA
3 1 (1.15%) VB
3 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.30%) CCA
3 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.30%) MCDST
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.30%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (1.15%) CCIE
4 1 (1.15%) CCNA
4 1 (1.15%) CCNP
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (40.23%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (8.05%) SCCM
2 3 (3.45%) SCOM
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (2.30%) WSUS
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.15%) Opsview
Vendors
1 46 (52.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.94%) VMware
3 10 (11.49%) Brocade
3 10 (11.49%) Cisco
4 7 (8.05%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.05%) F5
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle
6 3 (3.45%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.45%) Dell
7 2 (2.30%) Apple
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.30%) Xerox
8 1 (1.15%) Citrix
8 1 (1.15%) CommVault
8 1 (1.15%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (1.15%) iManage
8 1 (1.15%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.15%) LexisNexis
8 1 (1.15%) Symantec
8 1 (1.15%) Veeam
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £8.00 - £14.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £12 - £15 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago