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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing MS Office 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 2.00% 9.38% -
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £263 £225
% change year-on-year
+12.38% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 8.00% 15.63% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £269 - £414
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.10 £14.65 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -2.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Novell
4 1 (16.67%) NHS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (16.67%) Office 365

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Novell
3 1 (16.67%) VMware