The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 4.67% 5.36% 6.41%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 37.50% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£230 £260 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +28.39%
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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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 Maidenhead region.

Applications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 18.69% 14.29% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Average daily rate £253 £210 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £151 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £240 £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Maidenhead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
4 4 (44.44%) Use Case
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (33.33%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (11.11%) C-shell
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Middleware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 9 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Writer
2 2 (22.22%) Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Use Case
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle