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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 17 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 47 68 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.95% 7.98% 5.86%
As % of the Applications category 54.65% 47.89% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 37 31
Median daily rate £140 £271 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £135 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £384 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.56 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +0.08%
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
86 142 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.72% 16.67% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 79 70
Median daily rate £325 £289 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.65% -3.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £140 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £451 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £20.19 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 68 (62.39%) Microsoft
2 46 (42.20%) MS Excel
3 45 (41.28%) ITIL
4 42 (38.53%) Windows
5 40 (36.70%) Security Cleared
6 35 (32.11%) Project Management
7 33 (30.28%) SC Cleared
8 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
9 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (22.94%) HP
11 24 (22.02%) Finance
12 22 (20.18%) PRINCE2
12 22 (20.18%) MS Visio
13 20 (18.35%) Banking
14 17 (15.60%) SQL
14 17 (15.60%) DV Cleared
15 16 (14.68%) SLA
15 16 (14.68%) ITSM
16 15 (13.76%) Logistics
16 15 (13.76%) ITIL V3
16 15 (13.76%) Virtual Environments
16 15 (13.76%) Virtual Machines
17 14 (12.84%) IFS
17 14 (12.84%) Workflow
17 14 (12.84%) Service Management
17 14 (12.84%) ERP
17 14 (12.84%) Linux
18 13 (11.93%) OVSD
19 12 (11.01%) NFS
19 12 (11.01%) iSCSI

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 10 (9.17%) IIS
2 8 (7.34%) Apache
2 8 (7.34%) WebSphere
3 4 (3.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.83%) SAS
5 1 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (42.20%) MS Excel
2 22 (20.18%) MS Visio
3 12 (11.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.01%) iSCSI
2 10 (9.17%) LDAP
2 10 (9.17%) SMTP
3 8 (7.34%) ATM
4 7 (6.42%) VPN
5 4 (3.67%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.92%) Internet
6 1 (0.92%) Network Security
6 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.75%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
General
1 24 (22.02%) Finance
2 20 (18.35%) Banking
3 8 (7.34%) Retail
4 3 (2.75%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.83%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Automotive
6 1 (0.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 55 (50.46%) Analyst
2 22 (20.18%) Service Analyst
3 20 (18.35%) Service Desk Analyst
4 19 (17.43%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.09%) Developer
6 10 (9.17%) Support Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (6.42%) Storage Specialist
9 6 (5.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) NetApp Specialist
11 4 (3.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.67%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (3.67%) Desktop Support
11 4 (3.67%) Help Desk Analyst
11 4 (3.67%) Linux Specialist
11 4 (3.67%) VMware Specialist
12 3 (2.75%) Administrator
12 3 (2.75%) Architect
12 3 (2.75%) Hardware Engineer
12 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.17%) .NET
1 10 (9.17%) AngularJS
1 10 (9.17%) CSS
1 10 (9.17%) HTML
1 10 (9.17%) HTML5
1 10 (9.17%) jQuery
1 10 (9.17%) Laravel
1 10 (9.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (7.34%) SOAP
2 8 (7.34%) XML
3 3 (2.75%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.34%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.83%) Statistics
3 2 (1.83%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.92%) Data Extraction
4 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.92%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.92%) RIA
4 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 42 (38.53%) Windows
2 14 (12.84%) Linux
3 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (9.17%) Unix
4 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.34%) CentOS
5 8 (7.34%) Ubuntu
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (7.34%) zOS
6 7 (6.42%) Data ONTAP
6 7 (6.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.67%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 2 (1.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.28%) ITIL
2 35 (32.11%) Project Management
3 27 (24.77%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (20.18%) PRINCE2
5 16 (14.68%) ITSM
6 15 (13.76%) ITIL V3
6 15 (13.76%) Logistics
6 15 (13.76%) Virtual Environments
7 14 (12.84%) ERP
7 14 (12.84%) Service Management
7 14 (12.84%) Workflow
8 11 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (9.17%) Data Migration
9 10 (9.17%) Migration
9 10 (9.17%) Technical Analysis
9 10 (9.17%) Web Development
10 9 (8.26%) Capacity Management
10 9 (8.26%) DevOps
10 9 (8.26%) Incident Management
10 9 (8.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.60%) SQL
2 10 (9.17%) JavaScript
2 10 (9.17%) PHP
2 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.17%) VB
3 8 (7.34%) C#
3 8 (7.34%) Java
4 1 (0.92%) C
4 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.92%) VBA
4 1 (0.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (36.70%) Security Cleared
2 33 (30.28%) SC Cleared
3 17 (15.60%) DV Cleared
4 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.59%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (3.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (2.75%) CAPM
7 3 (2.75%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.75%) MCP
7 3 (2.75%) MCSE
7 3 (2.75%) PMI Certification
7 3 (2.75%) PMP
8 2 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.92%) APMP
9 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.68%) SLA
2 3 (2.75%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.83%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.92%) QA
4 1 (0.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (29.36%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.76%) Virtual Machines
3 12 (11.01%) NFS
4 11 (10.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.75%) XenApp
7 1 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.93%) OVSD
2 11 (10.09%) SCOM
3 3 (2.75%) Nagios
4 1 (0.92%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.92%) SCSM
4 1 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 68 (62.39%) Microsoft
2 25 (22.94%) HP
3 14 (12.84%) IFS
4 11 (10.09%) VMware
5 9 (8.26%) NetApp
6 8 (7.34%) Citrix
6 8 (7.34%) IBM
7 5 (4.59%) Remedy
8 1 (0.92%) arcserve
8 1 (0.92%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.92%) Lotus
8 1 (0.92%) Symantec
8 1 (0.92%) Veeam
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