The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 10 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 94 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.74% 5.18% 7.62%
As % of the Applications category 60.26% 31.58% 38.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 13 8
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£285 £300 £174
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +72.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £169 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £396 £284
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £290
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.30 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.71 £14.40 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Applications Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
156 152 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.48% 16.41% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 46
Average daily rate £285 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £222 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £401 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £304 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.99% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 28
Average hourly rate £10.04 £11.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.73% -16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 £9.10 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.62 £15.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

1 115 (63.19%) MS Excel
2 109 (59.89%) Microsoft
3 62 (34.07%) ITIL
4 60 (32.97%) Security Cleared
5 54 (29.67%) SC Cleared
6 53 (29.12%) Finance
7 44 (24.18%) Windows
8 39 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
9 33 (18.13%) SQL
10 31 (17.03%) Project Management
11 30 (16.48%) Service Management
12 28 (15.38%) HP
12 28 (15.38%) ATM
13 25 (13.74%) ITSM
13 25 (13.74%) DV Cleared
14 24 (13.19%) Windows 7
14 24 (13.19%) PRINCE2
15 22 (12.09%) OVSD
16 21 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
16 21 (11.54%) SLA
17 20 (10.99%) Management Information System
18 17 (9.34%) SharePoint
18 17 (9.34%) MS Visio
18 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
19 16 (8.79%) PowerShell
19 16 (8.79%) Change Control
20 15 (8.24%) VB
21 14 (7.69%) Financial Institution
21 14 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
22 13 (7.14%) Banking

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 17 (9.34%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.30%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (2.75%) IIS
4 4 (2.20%) SAS
4 4 (2.20%) Lync
5 3 (1.65%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 115 (63.19%) MS Excel
2 21 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (9.34%) MS Visio
4 14 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
5 12 (6.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.75%) PaaS
2 4 (2.20%) Office 365
2 4 (2.20%) IaaS
3 3 (1.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (15.38%) ATM
2 12 (6.59%) LDAP
3 8 (4.40%) Internet
4 5 (2.75%) LAN
4 5 (2.75%) WAN
5 4 (2.20%) TCP/IP
5 4 (2.20%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.65%) 4G
6 3 (1.65%) IP Telephony
6 3 (1.65%) VPN
6 3 (1.65%) DNS
6 3 (1.65%) Firewall
6 3 (1.65%) 3G
6 3 (1.65%) Intranet
7 2 (1.10%) SAN
7 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.10%) PBX
7 2 (1.10%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.10%) iSCSI
7 2 (1.10%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.34%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.59%) DB2
2 12 (6.59%) DB2 UDB
3 3 (1.65%) Base SAS
3 3 (1.65%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.10%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.10%) SAP BI
4 2 (1.10%) OLAP
4 2 (1.10%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.10%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Reports
General
1 53 (29.12%) Finance
2 14 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 13 (7.14%) Banking
4 8 (4.40%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.10%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Automotive
6 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 78 (42.86%) Analyst
2 17 (9.34%) Coordinator
3 13 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 11 (6.04%) Security Analyst
4 11 (6.04%) Data Analyst
4 11 (6.04%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (5.49%) Project Manager
5 10 (5.49%) Administrator
5 10 (5.49%) Support Analyst
6 9 (4.95%) MI Analyst
7 8 (4.40%) Incident Manager
7 8 (4.40%) IT Security Analyst
8 7 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 7 (3.85%) Transition Manager
8 7 (3.85%) Service Manager
8 7 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 7 (3.85%) Service Transition Manager
9 6 (3.30%) Project Coordinator
9 6 (3.30%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.14%) .NET
2 10 (5.49%) HTML
2 10 (5.49%) XML
3 9 (4.95%) SOAP
4 1 (0.55%) jQuery
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (0.55%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.55%) CSS
4 1 (0.55%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (10.99%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.85%) Social Media
3 7 (3.85%) User Experience
3 7 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.30%) Statistics
5 5 (2.75%) Economics
6 4 (2.20%) CMDB
7 3 (1.65%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.65%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.10%) EPoS
8 2 (1.10%) NHS
8 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.55%) FMCG
9 1 (0.55%) PMI
9 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.18%) Windows
2 24 (13.19%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.30%) Linux
3 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.20%) Windows XP
4 4 (2.20%) UNIX
5 2 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.10%) AIX
5 2 (1.10%) Solaris
5 2 (1.10%) CentOS
5 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (34.07%) ITIL
2 31 (17.03%) Project Management
3 30 (16.48%) Service Management
4 25 (13.74%) ITSM
5 24 (13.19%) PRINCE2
6 16 (8.79%) Change Control
7 13 (7.14%) ITIL V3
8 12 (6.59%) Technical Analysis
8 12 (6.59%) Data Analysis
9 11 (6.04%) Incident Management
10 10 (5.49%) Security Management
10 10 (5.49%) Data Protection
10 10 (5.49%) Line Management
11 9 (4.95%) Matrix Management
11 9 (4.95%) Information Security
12 7 (3.85%) Project Planning
12 7 (3.85%) Pay per click
12 7 (3.85%) Search Engine Marketing
12 7 (3.85%) SEO
12 7 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (18.13%) SQL
2 16 (8.79%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.24%) VB
4 13 (7.14%) VBA
5 4 (2.20%) C
6 3 (1.65%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.65%) VBScript
7 1 (0.55%) C#
7 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (32.97%) Security Cleared
2 54 (29.67%) SC Cleared
3 25 (13.74%) DV Cleared
4 13 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 9 (4.95%) CISSP
6 6 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.75%) APMP
8 4 (2.20%) HNC
8 4 (2.20%) HND
8 4 (2.20%) Degree
9 2 (1.10%) CCNP
9 2 (1.10%) CCNA
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.55%) MCITP
10 1 (0.55%) MCSE
10 1 (0.55%) MCP
10 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.55%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.54%) SLA
2 7 (3.85%) QA
3 4 (2.20%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (6.04%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.30%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.10%) NFS
4 2 (1.10%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 22 (12.09%) OVSD
2 6 (3.30%) OpenView
3 5 (2.75%) SCCM
4 1 (0.55%) SCOM
4 1 (0.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.55%) Control-M
Vendors
1 109 (59.89%) Microsoft
2 28 (15.38%) HP
3 8 (4.40%) Cisco
4 7 (3.85%) VMware
4 7 (3.85%) NetApp
5 5 (2.75%) Citrix
5 5 (2.75%) Remedy
6 3 (1.65%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (1.65%) Lumension
6 3 (1.65%) Business Objects
6 3 (1.65%) Lotus
7 2 (1.10%) EMC
7 2 (1.10%) IBM
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
7 2 (1.10%) Oracle
7 2 (1.10%) Brocade
7 2 (1.10%) F5
7 2 (1.10%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.55%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.55%) Google
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £14.00 per hour
Posted: 15 days ago