The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.42% 4.12% 2.65%
As % of the Applications category 56.25% 33.33% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate
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£336 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £301 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £273 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.73% -0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.64% 12.35% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 10
Average daily rate £325 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £350 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.55 £8.00 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.87% -51.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £8.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £8.00 £17.82
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Project Management
2 19 (38.00%) Service Management
3 18 (36.00%) Windows
4 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
6 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
7 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
7 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
8 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 10 (20.00%) Change Management
9 6 (12.00%) HP
9 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (12.00%) Economics
9 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
10 5 (10.00%) LAN
10 5 (10.00%) WAN
11 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
11 4 (8.00%) Cisco
11 4 (8.00%) Java
11 4 (8.00%) VBA
11 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
11 4 (8.00%) Finance
11 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
11 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
11 4 (8.00%) Network Management
11 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (6.00%) F5
12 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Open Workbench
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) LAN
1 5 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 2 (4.00%) VPN
3 2 (4.00%) SAN
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
3 2 (4.00%) Junos
4 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (2.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (2.00%) DSL
4 1 (2.00%) Intranet
4 1 (2.00%) MPLS
4 1 (2.00%) DNS
4 1 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (36.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) .NET
1 3 (6.00%) Web Services
2 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) CSS3
3 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Economics
2 2 (4.00%) Cryptography
3 1 (2.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.00%) Windows
2 13 (26.00%) Windows XP
3 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (12.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) Project Management
1 19 (38.00%) Service Management
2 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 10 (20.00%) Change Management
3 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (8.00%) Network Management
4 4 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
6 2 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.00%) Procure-to-pay
7 1 (2.00%) Change Control
7 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.00%) Data Management
7 1 (2.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
1 4 (8.00%) VBA
2 2 (4.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (24.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Degree
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.00%) vSphere
2 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) HP
3 4 (8.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) F5
4 3 (6.00%) Toshiba
4 3 (6.00%) McAfee
4 3 (6.00%) Juniper
4 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (6.00%) Dell
5 2 (4.00%) EMC
5 2 (4.00%) TippingPoint
5 2 (4.00%) Riverbed
5 2 (4.00%) Crossbeam
5 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.00%) Lotus
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
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