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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 44 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 55 34 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.17% 2.91% 3.87%
As % of the Applications category 35.26% 34.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 21 14
Average daily rate
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£266 £255 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -11.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £135 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.40 £10.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £15.00 £15.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £13.73
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +1.96%
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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
156 100 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.83% 8.56% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 67 53
Average daily rate £325 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £143 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £381 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.20 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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 5 May 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
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 5 May 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 67 (71.28%) Microsoft
2 42 (44.68%) MS Excel
3 35 (37.23%) Windows
4 24 (25.53%) ITIL
5 20 (21.28%) Finance
6 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (17.02%) SQL
8 16 (17.02%) Oracle
9 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
9 15 (15.96%) Legal
10 13 (13.83%) SLA
11 12 (12.77%) Windows 7
12 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
12 11 (11.70%) Law
13 10 (10.64%) MS Visio
13 10 (10.64%) SAS
13 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
13 10 (10.64%) Analytics
14 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (9.57%) Software Deployment
14 9 (9.57%) MS PowerPoint
14 9 (9.57%) Configuration Management
14 9 (9.57%) Project Management
14 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (8.51%) UNIX
15 8 (8.51%) .NET
15 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (10.64%) SAS
1 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.45%) IIS
3 5 (5.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.13%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (44.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (10.64%) MS Visio
3 9 (9.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.32%) MS Project
5 4 (4.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) VPN
2 4 (4.26%) DNS
2 4 (4.26%) DHCP
3 3 (3.19%) iSCSI
3 3 (3.19%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (3.19%) Ethernet
3 3 (3.19%) FTP
3 3 (3.19%) SAN
3 3 (3.19%) SMTP
4 2 (2.13%) Extranet
4 2 (2.13%) LAN
4 2 (2.13%) VoIP
4 2 (2.13%) WAN
4 2 (2.13%) RTSP
5 1 (1.06%) HSPA
5 1 (1.06%) 4G
5 1 (1.06%) GPRS
5 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.06%) Wireless
5 1 (1.06%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (8.51%) OLAP
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle OLAP
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle ODI
4 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) DataStage
6 2 (2.13%) QlikView
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (7.45%) Hudson
1 7 (7.45%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.13%) MSI
3 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 15 (15.96%) Legal
3 11 (11.70%) Law
4 6 (6.38%) Banking
5 2 (2.13%) Retail
5 2 (2.13%) Billing
6 1 (1.06%) Local Government
6 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (45.74%) Analyst
2 10 (10.64%) Service Desk Analyst
2 10 (10.64%) Service Analyst
3 7 (7.45%) Information Analyst
3 7 (7.45%) Business Analyst
3 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
4 6 (6.38%) Configuration Manager
4 6 (6.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.38%) DBA
4 6 (6.38%) Release Manager
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle DBA
4 6 (6.38%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 5 (5.32%) PMO Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) MI Analyst
5 5 (5.32%) Support Engineer
5 5 (5.32%) Administrator
5 5 (5.32%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.51%) .NET
1 8 (8.51%) ASP.NET
2 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET 2.0
2 7 (7.45%) Oracle Fusion
2 7 (7.45%) Web Services
2 7 (7.45%) XML
2 7 (7.45%) Middleware
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (5.32%) COM
4 1 (1.06%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.45%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.19%) PDA
4 3 (3.19%) NHS
5 2 (2.13%) iPhone
6 1 (1.06%) iSeries
6 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (37.23%) Windows
2 12 (12.77%) Windows 7
3 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (8.51%) UNIX
6 5 (5.32%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.19%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) ITIL
2 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (15.96%) PRINCE2
4 10 (10.64%) Analytics
5 9 (9.57%) Software Deployment
5 9 (9.57%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.57%) Project Management
5 9 (9.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.45%) ITIL V3
6 7 (7.45%) Transition Management
6 7 (7.45%) ETL
7 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.38%) Release Management
8 5 (5.32%) Migration
9 4 (4.26%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.26%) Data Management
9 4 (4.26%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.19%) Document Management
10 3 (3.19%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.19%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) SQL
2 8 (8.51%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.06%) VBA
3 1 (1.06%) RPG
3 1 (1.06%) C
3 1 (1.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.19%) MCDST
3 3 (3.19%) MCP
4 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.13%) CCNA
4 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.13%) MCITP
5 1 (1.06%) MOS
5 1 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.06%) APMP
5 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.06%) PMP
5 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.06%) CCDA
5 1 (1.06%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 11 (11.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.13%) vSphere
4 2 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (71.28%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle
3 7 (7.45%) Perforce
3 7 (7.45%) VMware
4 4 (4.26%) Citrix
5 3 (3.19%) Business Objects
5 3 (3.19%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.13%) Lotus
6 2 (2.13%) Nokia
6 2 (2.13%) Netezza
7 1 (1.06%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.06%) Cisco
7 1 (1.06%) Novell
7 1 (1.06%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.06%) Mapinfo
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago