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 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 23 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.05% 2.09% 2.50%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 18.18% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £395 £396 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +11.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £396 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £396 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.39% -
MS Office
South East

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
14 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 7.11% 11.52% 10.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 19
Median daily rate £350 £345 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £290 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.44
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.10%

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
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 28 September 2016, 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 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) GxP
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) QA
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Android
4 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery

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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Coordinator
3 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Product Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (20.00%) Workflow Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Management
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GxP
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft