The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Lincolnshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 8.45% 1.67% 10.81%
As % of the Applications category 85.71% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Applications Category
Lincolnshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 9.86% 6.67% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate £165 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.48% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% -31.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Office
East Midlands

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Grantham - - - -
Scunthorpe - - - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) Mingle
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (12.50%) SLA
6 1 (12.50%) NHS
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Rollout Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Senior QA Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Workflow
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft