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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 4.13% 3.68% 4.57%
As % of the Applications category 64.29% 42.31% 40.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 3
Median daily rate £300 £143 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -28.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +31.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +0.17%
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
14 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 6.42% 8.70% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 8
Median daily rate £288 £218 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% -46.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £425 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -18.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 24 September 2016.

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 24 September 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 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
5 3 (23.08%) Service Management
5 3 (23.08%) ITSM
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (15.38%) Apple
6 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Android
6 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
6 2 (15.38%) Google

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 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Data Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Process Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Mac OS
3 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) ITSM
1 3 (23.08%) Performance Management
1 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
1 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
3 2 (15.38%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix