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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.11% 0.67% 6.63%
As % of the Applications category 64.29% 8.33% 52.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 9
Average daily rate
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£115 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 - £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £136 - £569
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.37% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.93 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.70%
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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 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 7.95% 8.05% 12.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 11
Average daily rate £250 £210 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £185 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £255 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
4 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
4 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
6 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (17.65%) Internet
8 3 (17.65%) NHS
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Cerner
9 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (11.76%) iPad
10 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
10 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
10 1 (5.88%) QA
10 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
10 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (5.88%) iPhone
10 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (5.88%) Lotus
10 1 (5.88%) Adobe
10 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
10 1 (5.88%) LAN
10 1 (5.88%) Unisys
10 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (5.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Internet
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Desktop Support
3 4 (23.53%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Service Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (11.76%) Trainer
6 1 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) NHS
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.88%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows XP
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (5.88%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) HND
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) Cerner
4 1 (5.88%) Lotus
4 1 (5.88%) TOWER Software
4 1 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) Adobe
4 1 (5.88%) Unisys
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