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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 63 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -20
Contract jobs citing MS Office 23 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.21% 3.27% 5.21%
As % of the Applications category 22.55% 39.62% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 14
Median daily rate £325 £360 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% -4.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £468 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.94 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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
102 53 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 14.23% 8.26% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 31 34
Median daily rate £350 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £99 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Median hourly rate £23.55 £17.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% +23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £26.85 £14.64
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
4 16 (36.36%) ITIL
5 15 (34.09%) Migration
6 14 (31.82%) Office 365
7 13 (29.55%) Service Management
7 13 (29.55%) Windows
8 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 11 (25.00%) Cadence
10 10 (22.73%) Project Management
11 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
12 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (18.18%) DNS
12 8 (18.18%) MS Project
12 8 (18.18%) MCSE
12 8 (18.18%) Change Management
12 8 (18.18%) Finance
13 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
13 7 (15.91%) DHCP
13 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
13 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
13 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (15.91%) Trend Micro

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 19 (43.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.91%) MS Exchange
4 7 (15.91%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (15.91%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Project
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) DNS
2 7 (15.91%) DHCP
2 7 (15.91%) Skype
3 5 (11.36%) Intranet
4 1 (2.27%) Firewall
4 1 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 3 (6.82%) Billing
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 8 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
4 6 (13.64%) Messaging Support
4 6 (13.64%) Support Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Messaging Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) PMO Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Project Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Project Support Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Administrator
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Coordinator
6 4 (9.09%) Report Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (6.82%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
1 7 (15.91%) Visualisation
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.91%) Android
3 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
6 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.27%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) ITIL
2 15 (34.09%) Migration
3 13 (29.55%) Service Management
4 10 (22.73%) Project Management
5 9 (20.45%) Programme Management
6 8 (18.18%) Change Management
7 7 (15.91%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (11.36%) Information Management
8 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) Workflow
10 3 (6.82%) Content Management
10 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.82%) Project Governance
11 2 (4.55%) Business Development
11 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
11 2 (4.55%) Demand Management
11 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
11 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
11 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) JCL
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (18.18%) MCSE
5 4 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (9.09%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) ECDL
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
6 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.55%) PMP
7 1 (2.27%) CAPM
7 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
7 1 (2.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (2.27%) Netcool
Vendors
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Cadence
3 7 (15.91%) Trend Micro
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.27%) SAP
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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