The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 76 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 35 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.16% 5.25% 6.41%
As % of the Applications category 20.18% 52.24% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 27
Median daily rate £331 £355 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.69% -12.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £322 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £493 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £263
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
MS Office
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
109 67 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.71% 10.04% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 37 58
Median daily rate £350 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 9
Median hourly rate £18.69 £17.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.86 £27.55 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 30 (46.88%) SharePoint
3 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
4 23 (35.94%) ITIL
4 23 (35.94%) Windows
5 20 (31.25%) Office 365
6 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
7 18 (28.13%) Project Management
8 17 (26.56%) SC Cleared
9 16 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 15 (23.44%) Service Management
10 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (23.44%) Migration
11 13 (20.31%) Content Management
11 13 (20.31%) DNS
11 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
11 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (20.31%) Windows Server
12 12 (18.75%) MS Project
12 12 (18.75%) Finance
13 11 (17.19%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (17.19%) MS Visio
13 11 (17.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (15.63%) Office Communications Server
14 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
14 10 (15.63%) Skype for Business
14 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (15.63%) Skype

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 30 (46.88%) SharePoint
2 16 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (20.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 13 (20.31%) MS Exchange
4 11 (17.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (15.63%) Office Communications Server
5 10 (15.63%) Skype for Business
6 4 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Project
2 11 (17.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (17.19%) MS Visio
3 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 20 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.31%) DNS
2 10 (15.63%) Skype
3 9 (14.06%) DHCP
4 7 (10.94%) Intranet
5 4 (6.25%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) Extranet
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
7 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) StarTeam
General
1 12 (18.75%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Publishing
3 3 (4.69%) Billing
4 2 (3.13%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (25.00%) Analyst
2 15 (23.44%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.50%) Messaging Support
3 8 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Support Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Coordinator
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
6 5 (7.81%) SharePoint Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Support Consultant
6 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Applications Project Manager
7 4 (6.25%) PMO Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Project Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Project Support Analyst
7 4 (6.25%) Report Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.06%) Blackberry
3 8 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Economics
7 1 (1.56%) Clustering
7 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.56%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Windows
2 13 (20.31%) Windows Server
3 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (14.06%) Android
4 9 (14.06%) Apple iOS
4 9 (14.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 5 (7.81%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.56%) AIX
9 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) ITIL
2 18 (28.13%) Project Management
3 15 (23.44%) Migration
3 15 (23.44%) Service Management
4 13 (20.31%) Content Management
5 10 (15.63%) PRINCE2
5 10 (15.63%) Programme Management
6 9 (14.06%) Change Management
7 8 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 8 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (7.81%) Information Management
9 4 (6.25%) Project Governance
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
10 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) Load Balancing
10 3 (4.69%) Process Improvement
10 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.13%) Business Development
11 2 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.56%) JCL
3 1 (1.56%) REXX
Qualifications
1 28 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.56%) SC Cleared
3 15 (23.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (14.06%) MCSE
5 8 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (10.94%) Degree
7 4 (6.25%) MCITP
7 4 (6.25%) MCTS
8 3 (4.69%) MCP
9 2 (3.13%) ECDL
9 2 (3.13%) MCSA
9 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
9 2 (3.13%) PMP
10 1 (1.56%) CAPM
10 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 4 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (29.69%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.56%) Netcool
Vendors
1 47 (73.44%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) Cadence
3 9 (14.06%) Trend Micro
4 2 (3.13%) Fujitsu
4 2 (3.13%) HP
4 2 (3.13%) Nintex
4 2 (3.13%) Siemens
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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