The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.60% 8.24% 4.79%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 70.97% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £171 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -57.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +24.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+21.36% -2.89%
MS Office
Merseyside

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

Applications Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.20% 11.61% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 4
Median daily rate £225 £325 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% -19.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
3 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) ArcSight
5 1 (14.29%) SIEM
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) PMP
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Internet

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Reports
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Data Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support
4 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SIEM Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SSRS Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
1 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 1 (14.29%) PMP
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) ArcSight