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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 9 32
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Contract jobs citing MS Office 55 105 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.83% 12.96% 4.86%
As % of the Applications category 49.55% 61.76% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 11
Median daily rate £450 £289 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.84% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £153 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £379 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £291 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 13
Median hourly rate £16.75 £12.25 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.73% -2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £9.80 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.33 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
Buckinghamshire

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
111 170 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 15.81% 20.99% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 79 65
Median daily rate £425 £288 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.04 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.51% -12.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £8.85 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.86 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 67 (59.29%) Microsoft
2 50 (44.25%) MS Excel
3 37 (32.74%) Windows
4 35 (30.97%) Finance
5 34 (30.09%) Project Management
6 33 (29.20%) ITIL
7 32 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (27.43%) Active Directory
9 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
10 25 (22.12%) SQL
11 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
12 19 (16.81%) MS Visio
12 19 (16.81%) Banking
13 18 (15.93%) PRINCE2
14 16 (14.16%) XML
15 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
15 15 (13.27%) HP
15 15 (13.27%) Logistics
16 14 (12.39%) Windows 7
16 14 (12.39%) ERP
16 14 (12.39%) ITSM
16 14 (12.39%) IFS
17 13 (11.50%) Workflow
17 13 (11.50%) Unix
17 13 (11.50%) .NET
17 13 (11.50%) IIS
17 13 (11.50%) CSS
17 13 (11.50%) VB
17 13 (11.50%) HTML
17 13 (11.50%) JavaScript

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 13 (11.50%) IIS
2 11 (9.73%) Apache
2 11 (9.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.65%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.77%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.77%) SAS
5 1 (0.88%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 50 (44.25%) MS Excel
2 19 (16.81%) MS Visio
3 8 (7.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.42%) MS Project
5 3 (2.65%) Casewise Modeler
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.50%) ATM
1 13 (11.50%) LDAP
1 13 (11.50%) SMTP
2 9 (7.96%) iSCSI
3 6 (5.31%) VPN
4 4 (3.54%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.88%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) LAN
5 1 (0.88%) VLAN
5 1 (0.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.54%) Data Mining
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.77%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.88%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.88%) Power BI
6 1 (0.88%) QlikView
6 1 (0.88%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) Rational Rose
General
1 35 (30.97%) Finance
2 19 (16.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.65%) Automotive
3 3 (2.65%) Retail
4 2 (1.77%) Legal
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 60 (53.10%) Analyst
2 21 (18.58%) Business Analyst
3 14 (12.39%) Developer
3 14 (12.39%) Service Analyst
4 13 (11.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (9.73%) 1st Line Support
6 9 (7.96%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.19%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 6 (5.31%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.42%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Coordinator
10 4 (3.54%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Project Analyst
10 4 (3.54%) Storage Specialist
10 4 (3.54%) Support Engineer
11 3 (2.65%) Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (2.65%) Linux Specialist
11 3 (2.65%) PMO Manager
11 3 (2.65%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.16%) XML
2 13 (11.50%) .NET
2 13 (11.50%) AngularJS
2 13 (11.50%) CSS
2 13 (11.50%) HTML
2 13 (11.50%) HTML5
2 13 (11.50%) jQuery
2 13 (11.50%) Laravel
2 13 (11.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (9.73%) SOAP
4 3 (2.65%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.31%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.42%) Data Structures
3 5 (4.42%) Statistics
4 2 (1.77%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.77%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.88%) BYOD
5 1 (0.88%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.88%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (32.74%) Windows
2 14 (12.39%) Windows 7
3 13 (11.50%) Unix
4 11 (9.73%) Linux
4 11 (9.73%) zOS
5 9 (7.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.08%) CentOS
6 8 (7.08%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.54%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (3.54%) Windows Server
9 3 (2.65%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.09%) Project Management
2 33 (29.20%) ITIL
3 32 (28.32%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (15.93%) PRINCE2
5 15 (13.27%) Logistics
6 14 (12.39%) ERP
6 14 (12.39%) ITSM
7 13 (11.50%) Technical Analysis
7 13 (11.50%) Web Development
7 13 (11.50%) Workflow
8 12 (10.62%) DevOps
8 12 (10.62%) Security Operations
9 11 (9.73%) ITIL V3
9 11 (9.73%) Migration
9 11 (9.73%) Service Management
10 10 (8.85%) Data Migration
10 10 (8.85%) Incident Management
11 9 (7.96%) Capacity Management
11 9 (7.96%) Fault Management
11 9 (7.96%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 25 (22.12%) SQL
2 13 (11.50%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.50%) PHP
2 13 (11.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (11.50%) VB
3 11 (9.73%) C#
3 11 (9.73%) Java
4 5 (4.42%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.88%) VBA
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Security Cleared
2 22 (19.47%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.62%) DV Cleared
4 5 (4.42%) ISEB
5 3 (2.65%) CAPM
5 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.65%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.65%) PMP
6 2 (1.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.88%) APMP
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.08%) SLA
2 5 (4.42%) QA
3 3 (2.65%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.77%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (27.43%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.96%) NFS
3 8 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (5.31%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (8.85%) OVSD
2 8 (7.08%) SCOM
3 5 (4.42%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.65%) Nagios
5 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.88%) SCSM
5 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 67 (59.29%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.27%) HP
3 14 (12.39%) IFS
4 11 (9.73%) IBM
5 8 (7.08%) VMware
6 6 (5.31%) NetApp
7 5 (4.42%) SAP
8 4 (3.54%) Oracle
9 3 (2.65%) Casewise
9 3 (2.65%) Citrix
9 3 (2.65%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.88%) arcserve
10 1 (0.88%) Cognos
10 1 (0.88%) Lotus
10 1 (0.88%) Remedy
10 1 (0.88%) Symantec
10 1 (0.88%) Tableau
10 1 (0.88%) Veeam
Milton Keynes
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computacenter
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 22 days ago