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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 59 59 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Office 44 53 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.25% 3.25% 4.05%
As % of the Applications category 35.77% 26.63% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 16
Median daily rate £300 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £125 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £455 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Median hourly rate £17.38 £12.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.00% +19.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.03 £8.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £13.38 £73.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.39% -
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
123 199 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 9.08% 12.19% 13.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 116 90
Median daily rate £325 £350 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £169 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.60 £10.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.50% +25.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.33 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £15.50 £84.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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 September 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 28 September 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 45 (54.88%) Windows
2 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
3 35 (42.68%) Finance
3 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
4 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
5 31 (37.80%) Windows 7
6 29 (35.37%) ITIL
7 25 (30.49%) Legal
7 25 (30.49%) Windows XP
7 25 (30.49%) Problem Management
8 23 (28.05%) Blackberry
9 22 (26.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 21 (25.61%) ITSM
10 21 (25.61%) iPhone
10 21 (25.61%) iPad
11 16 (19.51%) Project Management
12 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
14 10 (12.20%) Migration
14 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
15 9 (10.98%) Office 365
16 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
16 8 (9.76%) Change Management
16 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
17 7 (8.54%) MS Project
17 7 (8.54%) Oracle
17 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
18 6 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
18 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2

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 22 (26.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
3 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
4 6 (7.32%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (4.88%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.98%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.54%) MS Project
4 6 (7.32%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.22%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Office 365
2 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.44%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) DNS
2 4 (4.88%) FTP
2 4 (4.88%) Intranet
3 3 (3.66%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) CTI
4 1 (1.22%) DPNSS
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) H.323
4 1 (1.22%) ISDN
4 1 (1.22%) ISUP
4 1 (1.22%) LAN
4 1 (1.22%) MGCP
4 1 (1.22%) PBX
4 1 (1.22%) Q.931
4 1 (1.22%) RTP
4 1 (1.22%) SAN
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) VoIP
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) MS Access
2 5 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) JIRA
2 2 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.44%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.22%) MSI
General
1 35 (42.68%) Finance
2 25 (30.49%) Legal
3 4 (4.88%) Games
3 4 (4.88%) Publishing
4 3 (3.66%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (45.12%) Analyst
2 26 (31.71%) Service Analyst
3 25 (30.49%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (25.61%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Consultant
7 5 (6.10%) Architect
7 5 (6.10%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.88%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
8 4 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.88%) Windows Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (3.66%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (3.66%) Desktop Support
9 3 (3.66%) Oracle BI Consultant
9 3 (3.66%) Product Manager
9 3 (3.66%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.10%) Middleware
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.22%) CCXML
3 1 (1.22%) COM
3 1 (1.22%) RFC 2833
3 1 (1.22%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.22%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.05%) Blackberry
2 21 (25.61%) iPad
2 21 (25.61%) iPhone
3 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.10%) e-Learning
4 5 (6.10%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.10%) Video Editing
5 4 (4.88%) Artificial Intelligence
5 4 (4.88%) Social Media
6 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.66%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.22%) IVR
7 1 (1.22%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.22%) PMI
7 1 (1.22%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 45 (54.88%) Windows
2 31 (37.80%) Windows 7
3 25 (30.49%) Windows XP
4 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.88%) Android
5 4 (4.88%) Linux
5 4 (4.88%) Unix
5 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
7 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.44%) Solaris
7 2 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (35.37%) ITIL
2 25 (30.49%) Problem Management
3 21 (25.61%) ITSM
4 16 (19.51%) Project Management
5 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.20%) Migration
6 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.76%) Change Management
8 7 (8.54%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.32%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) ERP
10 5 (6.10%) Information Architecture
10 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.88%) Open Source
11 4 (4.88%) Service Management
11 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 3 (3.66%) Change Control
12 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) SQL
2 2 (2.44%) C#
2 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
2 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.22%) VB
3 1 (1.22%) VBA
3 1 (1.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.22%) CCA
2 1 (1.22%) CCIE
2 1 (1.22%) CCNA
2 1 (1.22%) CCNP
2 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.22%) MCP
2 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 35 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.44%) XenApp
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (2.44%) WSUS
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.22%) Opsview
3 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 43 (52.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) Apple
4 4 (4.88%) Adobe
4 4 (4.88%) HP
4 4 (4.88%) Twitter
4 4 (4.88%) VMware
5 2 (2.44%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.44%) Brocade
5 2 (2.44%) Citrix
5 2 (2.44%) Dell
5 2 (2.44%) iManage
5 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.22%) CommVault
6 1 (1.22%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (1.22%) NetApp
6 1 (1.22%) Symantec
6 1 (1.22%) Trillium
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