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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 7.95% 6.25% 4.35%
As % of the Applications category 38.89% 55.56% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £269 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £273 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.99 £14.00 £13.34
% change year-on-year
-0.08% +4.98%
Applications Category
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 20.45% 11.25% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate £270 £208 £156
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.12% +32.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £195 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £398 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
MS Office
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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 23 July 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 23 July 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 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 15 (68.18%) VPN
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
6 8 (36.36%) Network Design
6 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 8 (36.36%) VB
7 7 (31.82%) BT
7 7 (31.82%) Nortel
7 7 (31.82%) 3G
7 7 (31.82%) DWDM
7 7 (31.82%) MPLS
7 7 (31.82%) OSPF
7 7 (31.82%) BGP
7 7 (31.82%) RSVP
7 7 (31.82%) VRRP
7 7 (31.82%) Business Objects
7 7 (31.82%) MS Access
7 7 (31.82%) ATM
7 7 (31.82%) SDH
7 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
7 7 (31.82%) 2G
7 7 (31.82%) OPNET
7 7 (31.82%) Huawei
7 7 (31.82%) LTE
7 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
7 7 (31.82%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (31.82%) HSRP
8 5 (22.73%) Active Directory

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (18.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 2 (9.09%) Apache
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 16 (72.73%) MS Excel
2 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
3 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (4.55%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 15 (68.18%) VPN
2 7 (31.82%) 3G
2 7 (31.82%) DWDM
2 7 (31.82%) MPLS
2 7 (31.82%) OSPF
2 7 (31.82%) BGP
2 7 (31.82%) RSVP
2 7 (31.82%) VRRP
2 7 (31.82%) ATM
2 7 (31.82%) SDH
2 7 (31.82%) 2G
2 7 (31.82%) LTE
2 7 (31.82%) Radio Access Network
2 7 (31.82%) HSRP
2 7 (31.82%) Ethernet
3 5 (22.73%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 2 (9.09%) Firewall
4 2 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) MS Access
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Hudson
1 1 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 9 (40.91%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Test Engineer
2 7 (31.82%) RAN Engineer
3 6 (27.27%) Network Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Design Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (18.18%) Service Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Environment Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Team Leader
6 3 (13.64%) Support Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Project Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
8 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.64%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 2 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) Network Design
3 4 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Management
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) ITSM
4 3 (13.64%) Data Security
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
5 2 (9.09%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) CRM
6 1 (4.55%) EAI
6 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.55%) Project Management
6 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) VB
3 1 (4.55%) Groovy
3 1 (4.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) OPNET
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Business Objects
1 7 (31.82%) Nortel
1 7 (31.82%) Huawei
1 7 (31.82%) BT
2 4 (18.18%) MobileIron
3 3 (13.64%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) SAP
4 2 (9.09%) Cisco
4 2 (9.09%) HP
4 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
4 2 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 2 (9.09%) Infoblox
4 2 (9.09%) F5
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.55%) PeopleSoft