The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
South East / Middlesex
Rank 17 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.44% 2.11% 10.93%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 23.08% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 17
Median daily rate £264 £320 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% -29.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £224 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £416 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Applications Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
18 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 13.33% 9.15% 14.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 9 22
Median daily rate £308 £338 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% -22.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £200 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) e-Learning
3 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Office 365
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
4 1 (12.50%) Confluence
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) PTC
4 1 (12.50%) Windchill
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
3 1 (12.50%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Project Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 2 (25.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Analytics
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (25.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) HNC
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) PTC