The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Maidenhead region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 11 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 11.20% 6.58% 7.04%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 33.33% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £325 £203 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £269 £275
% change year-on-year
-7.06% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £21.75 £19.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.98% -3.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
Applications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 19.20% 19.74% 15.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Average daily rate £300 £189 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.94% -24.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £24.50 £18.50 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.43% +10.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Office
Berkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Maidenhead region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) MS Excel
1 23 (76.67%) VPN
2 17 (56.67%) Windows
3 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
4 13 (43.33%) OSPF
4 13 (43.33%) BGP
5 12 (40.00%) SQL
6 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
6 11 (36.67%) Blackberry
6 11 (36.67%) MPLS
6 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
7 10 (33.33%) Network Design
7 10 (33.33%) LAN
7 10 (33.33%) VB
7 10 (33.33%) MS Access
7 10 (33.33%) MobileIron
8 9 (30.00%) ITIL
8 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
8 9 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (30.00%) 3G
8 9 (30.00%) 2G
8 9 (30.00%) LTE
8 9 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (30.00%) Huawei
9 8 (26.67%) WSUS
9 8 (26.67%) SCCM
9 8 (26.67%) HSRP
9 8 (26.67%) RSVP
9 8 (26.67%) VRRP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 9 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (76.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) VPN
2 13 (43.33%) OSPF
2 13 (43.33%) BGP
3 11 (36.67%) Ethernet
3 11 (36.67%) MPLS
4 10 (33.33%) LAN
5 9 (30.00%) 3G
5 9 (30.00%) 2G
5 9 (30.00%) LTE
5 9 (30.00%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (26.67%) HSRP
6 8 (26.67%) RSVP
6 8 (26.67%) VRRP
7 7 (23.33%) ATM
7 7 (23.33%) SDH
7 7 (23.33%) WAN
7 7 (23.33%) DWDM
7 7 (23.33%) Firewall
8 5 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MS Access
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 3 (10.00%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Test Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) RAN Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Network Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
4 6 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Network Design Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support
5 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Network Design
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
3 7 (23.33%) Service Management
4 5 (16.67%) ITSM
5 4 (13.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Security
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.67%) B2B
7 2 (6.67%) Network Management
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
8 1 (3.33%) Project Management
8 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) VB
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) CCNA
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (10.00%) CCSA
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) WSUS
1 8 (26.67%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) MobileIron
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) Huawei
3 7 (23.33%) Nortel
3 7 (23.33%) Business Objects
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) BT
3 7 (23.33%) OPNET
3 7 (23.33%) Blue Coat
4 5 (16.67%) Apple
4 5 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (13.33%) F5
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) McAfee
6 3 (10.00%) Brocade
6 3 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (10.00%) SAP
6 3 (10.00%) Nokia
6 3 (10.00%) HP
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