The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lincolnshire 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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 3.23% 2.70% 14.04%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 25.00% 72.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £216
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +61.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £220 £285
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -22.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £10.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.06 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +3.70%
MS Office
East Midlands

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

Applications Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 6.45% 10.81% 19.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £10.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Barton-upon-Humber - - - - 2
Grimsby - - - -
Lincoln - - - - 1
Market Rasen - - - -
Scunthorpe - - - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Earned Value Management
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) MOS
4 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) MCITP
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project
4 2 (22.22%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) DTV
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Project Controller
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Earned Value Management
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Budget Control
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) MOS
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) BT