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 February 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 31 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.95% 1.72% 4.93%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 28.57% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £480 - £183
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 - £237
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £295 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Median hourly rate £21.75 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.35% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.15 £10.86 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.35 £14.80 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
21 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.86% 6.03% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 6
Median daily rate £495 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+98.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £15.09 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £15.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +10.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 5 (35.71%) MS Project
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (21.43%) PMO
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) OPENContractor
6 2 (14.29%) QlikView
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Civica
6 2 (14.29%) Capita
6 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Internet
6 2 (14.29%) ITIL

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (35.71%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 1 (7.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) OPENContractor
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) EDMS
3 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) ERP Support
3 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Major Incident Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Support Officer
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Transformation Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (7.14%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (7.14%) Case Management
4 1 (7.14%) Coaching
4 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) PMO
2 2 (14.29%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Capita
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix
2 2 (14.29%) Civica
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco
3 1 (7.14%) Cognos
3 1 (7.14%) F5
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
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