The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 31 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.85% 8.96% 4.86%
As % of the Applications category 25.71% 64.86% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £130 £119 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.24% -60.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £111 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £350 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £8.25 £32.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.61% +116.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.71 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +3.70%

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

Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 37 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.96% 13.81% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 22
Median daily rate £300 £280 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +41.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £114 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £350 £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +300.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £13.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth -3 5 £86 -24.56%
Leicester -1 2 £400 +14.28%
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 7 (30.43%) Windows
4 5 (21.74%) JIRA
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
5 4 (17.39%) SAP
5 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
5 4 (17.39%) Remedy
6 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Wireless
6 3 (13.04%) Perforce
6 3 (13.04%) NUnit
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) C++
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Internet
6 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 2 (8.70%) WebTrends
7 2 (8.70%) HP
7 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (8.70%) Citrix
7 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (8.70%) C

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (73.91%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) WebTrends
2 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
1 3 (13.04%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Financial Institution
3 3 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Back Office
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Service Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Developer
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support
6 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Logistics Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) FMCG
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) Physics
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Project Management
2 2 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.70%) Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
2 2 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (8.70%) CRM
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) Market Research
2 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
2 2 (8.70%) Search Engine Marketing
2 2 (8.70%) SEO
2 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.70%) User Stories
2 2 (8.70%) Web Analytics
2 2 (8.70%) Web Development
3 1 (4.35%) Chat Support
3 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) C++
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
3 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Remedy
2 4 (17.39%) SAP
3 3 (13.04%) Perforce
4 2 (8.70%) Brio
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Coremetrics
4 2 (8.70%) HP
4 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (8.70%) Omniture
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Sun
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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