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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 61 27 27
Rank change year-on-year
-34 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 31 59 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.63% 5.62% 5.77%
As % of the Applications category 25.41% 41.84% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 34 17
Average daily rate
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£180 £206 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £115 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £428 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.40 £9.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.70 £15.00 £14.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.14 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +7.40%
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
122 141 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.37% 13.43% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 93 54
Average daily rate £320 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £129 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £424 £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 11
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.40 £9.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
2 41 (50.62%) MS Excel
3 25 (30.86%) Windows
4 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
4 17 (20.99%) Finance
5 15 (18.52%) ITIL
5 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
6 11 (13.58%) Oracle
6 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
7 10 (12.35%) SQL
7 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
7 10 (12.35%) Project Management
7 10 (12.35%) MS PowerPoint
7 10 (12.35%) Software Deployment
7 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.11%) SLA
8 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (11.11%) Legal
9 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (9.88%) Degree
9 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle BPM
10 7 (8.64%) Hudson
10 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (8.64%) ITIL V3
10 7 (8.64%) Oracle ODI

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 41 (50.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
2 10 (12.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (6.17%) MS Project
4 4 (4.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) VPN
1 6 (7.41%) DNS
1 6 (7.41%) DHCP
2 4 (4.94%) SAN
2 4 (4.94%) SMTP
2 4 (4.94%) Ethernet
2 4 (4.94%) FTP
2 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
2 4 (4.94%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (3.70%) RTSP
3 3 (3.70%) Extranet
4 2 (2.47%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) 4G
5 1 (1.23%) HSPA
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
5 1 (1.23%) GPRS
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.88%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (6.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.70%) FileMaker
6 2 (2.47%) QlikView
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.23%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Hudson
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (3.70%) MSI
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 17 (20.99%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Legal
3 7 (8.64%) Law
4 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Local Government
6 1 (1.23%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (44.44%) Analyst
2 7 (8.64%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (8.64%) Information Analyst
2 7 (8.64%) Service Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Configuration Manager
3 6 (7.41%) Release Manager
3 6 (7.41%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 6 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) MI Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Developer
4 5 (6.17%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (6.17%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (6.17%) Support Engineer
4 5 (6.17%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
5 4 (4.94%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (4.94%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Oracle Fusion
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
1 7 (8.64%) Middleware
2 6 (7.41%) .NET
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 5 (6.17%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.17%) COM
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.23%) WPF
4 1 (1.23%) LINQ
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.17%) NHS
4 4 (4.94%) PDA
5 3 (3.70%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.70%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.23%) Economics
6 1 (1.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.86%) Windows
2 8 (9.88%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.64%) UNIX
4 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (20.99%) PRINCE2
2 15 (18.52%) ITIL
3 10 (12.35%) Project Management
3 10 (12.35%) Software Deployment
4 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 9 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.64%) ITIL V3
5 7 (8.64%) Transition Management
5 7 (8.64%) ETL
6 6 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (7.41%) Release Management
7 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
7 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.94%) Data Management
9 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Statistical Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) VBA
3 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) C
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.94%) MCP
4 4 (4.94%) MCDST
5 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.47%) CCNA
6 2 (2.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.23%) APMP
7 1 (1.23%) MCITP
7 1 (1.23%) MOS
7 1 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.23%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) CCDA
7 1 (1.23%) PMP
7 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 15 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.70%) XenDesktop
3 3 (3.70%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (69.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.58%) Oracle
3 7 (8.64%) Perforce
4 5 (6.17%) VMware
5 4 (4.94%) Citrix
6 2 (2.47%) Amdocs
6 2 (2.47%) Lotus
7 1 (1.23%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco
7 1 (1.23%) Ericsson
7 1 (1.23%) Novell
7 1 (1.23%) Mapinfo
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