The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 21 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.74% 3.80% 3.36%
As % of the Applications category 10.00% 35.29% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £275 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £255 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £295 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £293 £270
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +165.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.86 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-11.31% +11.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Applications Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 17.39% 10.76% 14.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 13
Median daily rate £375 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £225 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £325 £261
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +300.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.20 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.93% +13.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Leicester region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Leicester region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Leicester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Perforce
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Brio
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) FMCG
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) Physics
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Search Engine Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Brio
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (25.00%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (25.00%) Omniture
2 1 (25.00%) Perforce
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
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