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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 14 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing MS Office 41 76 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.11% 9.12% 4.80%
As % of the Applications category 51.90% 53.90% 30.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 39 21
Median daily rate £143 £277 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.55% -17.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £138 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £355 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 12
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.25 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.59 £14.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
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
79 141 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.77% 16.93% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 75 70
Median daily rate £370 £298 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.36% -8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £130 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £449 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 18
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £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 29 June 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 29 June 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 62 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 49 (47.12%) MS Excel
3 38 (36.54%) Project Management
4 37 (35.58%) Windows
5 36 (34.62%) ITIL
6 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (29.81%) Security Cleared
7 30 (28.85%) Active Directory
7 30 (28.85%) Finance
8 23 (22.12%) MS Visio
8 23 (22.12%) Banking
9 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
9 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
10 21 (20.19%) HP
11 19 (18.27%) SQL
12 17 (16.35%) Workflow
13 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
13 15 (14.42%) SLA
13 15 (14.42%) Logistics
14 14 (13.46%) DV Cleared
14 14 (13.46%) ERP
14 14 (13.46%) IFS
15 13 (12.50%) ITSM
15 13 (12.50%) SMTP
15 13 (12.50%) IIS
15 13 (12.50%) .NET
15 13 (12.50%) CSS
15 13 (12.50%) VB
15 13 (12.50%) HTML
15 13 (12.50%) 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 (12.50%) IIS
2 11 (10.58%) Apache
2 11 (10.58%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.92%) SAS
4 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 49 (47.12%) MS Excel
2 23 (22.12%) MS Visio
3 11 (10.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.77%) MS Project
5 2 (1.92%) Casewise Modeler
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (12.50%) LDAP
1 13 (12.50%) SMTP
2 11 (10.58%) ATM
3 9 (8.65%) iSCSI
4 7 (6.73%) VPN
5 4 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.92%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.96%) Data Mart
4 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.96%) Power BI
4 1 (0.96%) QlikView
4 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Rational Rose
General
1 30 (28.85%) Finance
2 23 (22.12%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Retail
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
4 2 (1.92%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.96%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (50.00%) Analyst
2 20 (19.23%) Business Analyst
3 17 (16.35%) Service Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (13.46%) Developer
6 10 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (8.65%) Support Analyst
8 8 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Help Desk Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Storage Specialist
10 3 (2.88%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (2.88%) Architect
10 3 (2.88%) Hardware Engineer
10 3 (2.88%) Linux Specialist
10 3 (2.88%) PMO Manager
10 3 (2.88%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.88%) Support Engineer
11 2 (1.92%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.50%) .NET
1 13 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 13 (12.50%) CSS
1 13 (12.50%) HTML
1 13 (12.50%) HTML5
1 13 (12.50%) jQuery
1 13 (12.50%) Laravel
1 13 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 12 (11.54%) XML
3 11 (10.58%) SOAP
4 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.77%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.92%) Statistics
4 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.96%) BYOD
5 1 (0.96%) Data Extraction
5 1 (0.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.96%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.58%) Windows
2 13 (12.50%) Unix
3 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 11 (10.58%) zOS
4 10 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 9 (8.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.69%) CentOS
6 8 (7.69%) Ubuntu
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (3.85%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.96%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) Project Management
2 36 (34.62%) ITIL
3 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
5 17 (16.35%) Workflow
6 15 (14.42%) Logistics
7 14 (13.46%) ERP
8 13 (12.50%) ITSM
8 13 (12.50%) Technical Analysis
8 13 (12.50%) Web Development
9 12 (11.54%) DevOps
9 12 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 12 (11.54%) Security Operations
9 12 (11.54%) Virtual Environments
10 11 (10.58%) Fault Management
10 11 (10.58%) Incident Management
10 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (9.62%) Data Migration
11 10 (9.62%) Migration
11 10 (9.62%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.27%) SQL
2 13 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 13 (12.50%) PHP
2 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.50%) VB
3 11 (10.58%) C#
3 11 (10.58%) Java
4 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.96%) VBA
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (29.81%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.46%) DV Cleared
4 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.81%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.88%) CAPM
6 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.88%) MCSE
6 3 (2.88%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.88%) PMP
7 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.96%) APMP
8 1 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.96%) ISEB
8 1 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 30 (28.85%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.54%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (8.65%) NFS
4 8 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.77%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.88%) XenApp
7 1 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (9.62%) OVSD
2 8 (7.69%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) Nagios
4 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.96%) SCSM
4 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 62 (59.62%) Microsoft
2 21 (20.19%) HP
3 14 (13.46%) IFS
4 11 (10.58%) IBM
5 8 (7.69%) Citrix
5 8 (7.69%) VMware
6 6 (5.77%) NetApp
7 5 (4.81%) Remedy
8 2 (1.92%) Casewise
8 2 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.96%) arcserve
9 1 (0.96%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.96%) Cognos
9 1 (0.96%) Lotus
9 1 (0.96%) SAP
9 1 (0.96%) Symantec
9 1 (0.96%) Tableau
9 1 (0.96%) Veeam
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £375 to £375 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £375 to £375 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago