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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.84% 3.75% 6.42%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 27.27% 56.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £264 £415 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.38% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £264 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £433 £441
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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 9.93% 13.75% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 19
Median daily rate £264 £310 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.83% -24.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £215 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £550 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £37.50 - £16.16
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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
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 3 December 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 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 2 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (8.33%) Use Case
6 1 (8.33%) Test Management
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Document Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) PTC Creo

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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) PTC Creo
2 1 (8.33%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Commercial Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Risk Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Product Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Product Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (8.33%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Document Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) PTC