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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 73 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 34 55 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.24% 3.84% 2.71%
As % of the Applications category 31.19% 34.81% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 17
Median daily rate £450 £263 £228
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £105 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £375 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.43% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +30.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -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
109 158 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.18% 11.03% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 98 67
Median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £409 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 9
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
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 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 30 May 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 30 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 Leeds region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 42 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 38 (49.35%) Windows
4 30 (38.96%) Finance
5 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
6 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (25.97%) ITIL
8 19 (24.68%) Project Management
8 19 (24.68%) MS PowerPoint
8 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
9 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (22.08%) Windows XP
11 15 (19.48%) MS Project
11 15 (19.48%) Problem Management
12 14 (18.18%) Legal
12 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
12 14 (18.18%) Blackberry
13 13 (16.88%) MS Visio
13 13 (16.88%) SQL
14 12 (15.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 11 (14.29%) Office 365
15 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
17 9 (11.69%) ITSM
17 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
17 9 (11.69%) Data Mining
17 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
18 8 (10.39%) iPhone
18 8 (10.39%) Skype for Business

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 12 (15.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Domino
4 2 (2.60%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 42 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (24.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (19.48%) MS Project
4 13 (16.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.30%) Open Workbench
5 1 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (14.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.60%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.19%) FTP
1 4 (5.19%) Intranet
2 3 (3.90%) DNS
2 3 (3.90%) Extranet
2 3 (3.90%) VPN
3 2 (2.60%) Internet
3 2 (2.60%) LAN
3 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (11.69%) Data Mining
3 7 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
3 7 (9.09%) MS Access
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.60%) Bitbucket
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 30 (38.96%) Finance
2 14 (18.18%) Legal
3 6 (7.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.49%) Banking
4 5 (6.49%) Law
5 4 (5.19%) Games
5 4 (5.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Analyst
2 15 (19.48%) Service Analyst
3 14 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (15.58%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (9.09%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
6 7 (9.09%) Desktop Support
7 6 (7.79%) Desktop Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (5.19%) Developer
9 4 (5.19%) Development Specialist
9 4 (5.19%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) Middleware
2 1 (1.30%) Ajax
2 1 (1.30%) CSS
2 1 (1.30%) HTML
2 1 (1.30%) Sass
2 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.30%) XHTML
2 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (18.18%) Blackberry
3 9 (11.69%) Management Information System
4 8 (10.39%) iPad
4 8 (10.39%) iPhone
5 6 (7.79%) NHS
6 5 (6.49%) e-Learning
6 5 (6.49%) Video Editing
7 4 (5.19%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (5.19%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (5.19%) Social Media
8 3 (3.90%) Learning Management System
8 3 (3.90%) Visualisation
9 2 (2.60%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.30%) Driving Licence
10 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (1.30%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
10 1 (1.30%) Statistics
10 1 (1.30%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (49.35%) Windows
2 19 (24.68%) Windows 7
3 17 (22.08%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
5 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.90%) Android
6 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.60%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.97%) ITIL
2 19 (24.68%) Project Management
3 18 (23.38%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (19.48%) Problem Management
5 14 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (11.69%) Business Analysis
7 9 (11.69%) ITSM
8 8 (10.39%) Analytics
8 8 (10.39%) PRINCE2
8 8 (10.39%) Waterfall
9 7 (9.09%) Data Validation
9 7 (9.09%) Validation
10 6 (7.79%) ERP
10 6 (7.79%) ETL
10 6 (7.79%) Integration Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Service Management
10 6 (7.79%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) Use Case
10 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.88%) SQL
2 4 (5.19%) VBA
3 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) MCSE
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.19%) CCA
2 4 (5.19%) MCP
3 3 (3.90%) MCITP
3 3 (3.90%) MCSA
4 2 (2.60%) Degree
4 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (33.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) DameWare
2 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 44 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Apple
3 5 (6.49%) Citrix
4 4 (5.19%) Adobe
4 4 (5.19%) HP
4 4 (5.19%) Twitter
5 3 (3.90%) Brocade
5 3 (3.90%) Dell
6 2 (2.60%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.60%) Lotus
6 2 (2.60%) VMware
7 1 (1.30%) iManage
7 1 (1.30%) Perforce
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