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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 57 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.08% 3.95% 4.59%
As % of the Applications category 35.00% 30.23% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 5
Average daily rate £360 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £343 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
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
40 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.94% 13.07% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 13
Average daily rate £325 £450 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +80.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £338 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 6
Average hourly rate £19.50 £13.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.16% -41.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £10.50 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £14.40 £25.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 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 12 February 2016, 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 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
3 24 (36.92%) Windows
4 19 (29.23%) Service Management
5 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.15%) SQL
7 16 (24.62%) XML
8 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
8 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (20.00%) Statistics
9 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 12 (18.46%) Project Management
10 12 (18.46%) Finance
10 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
11 10 (15.38%) ITIL
11 10 (15.38%) Migration
11 10 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (13.85%) Linux
12 9 (13.85%) Unix
12 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
12 9 (13.85%) .NET
12 9 (13.85%) Oracle
12 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
12 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
13 8 (12.31%) VB
13 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
13 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (12.31%) SAS

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
2 8 (12.31%) SAS
3 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (7.69%) Documentum
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (41.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.23%) MS Visio
4 4 (6.15%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) DHCP
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) LAN
1 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server
1 9 (13.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) PVCS
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Legal
3 3 (4.62%) Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 12 (18.46%) Developer
3 11 (16.92%) Project Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Operations Manager
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Documentum Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) SAS Analyst
6 4 (6.15%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Documentum Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Service Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Author
8 2 (3.08%) Documentum Support
8 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) XML
2 9 (13.85%) .NET
3 5 (7.69%) CSS
3 5 (7.69%) HTML
3 5 (7.69%) HTML5
3 5 (7.69%) MDX
3 5 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.08%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.00%) Statistics
3 7 (10.77%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.54%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 10 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.85%) Linux
3 9 (13.85%) Unix
4 3 (4.62%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.62%) Windows Vista
4 3 (4.62%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.54%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Service Management
2 14 (21.54%) Service Delivery
3 12 (18.46%) Project Management
4 10 (15.38%) ITIL
4 10 (15.38%) Migration
5 8 (12.31%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Office Automation
6 7 (10.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.23%) Business Continuity
7 6 (9.23%) Data Management
7 6 (9.23%) Incident Management
7 6 (9.23%) PRINCE2
7 6 (9.23%) Problem Management
7 6 (9.23%) Supplier Management
8 5 (7.69%) Business Development
8 5 (7.69%) Web Design
9 4 (6.15%) Statistical Analysis
10 3 (4.62%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.62%) Process Improvement
11 2 (3.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) SQL
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (13.85%) PL/SQL
4 8 (12.31%) VB
5 7 (10.77%) C#
5 7 (10.77%) VBA
6 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.23%) VBScript
7 3 (4.62%) C
8 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (27.69%) Security Cleared
2 12 (18.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.08%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.54%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle
3 7 (10.77%) HP
4 2 (3.08%) Symantec
4 2 (3.08%) VMware
5 1 (1.54%) Apple
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco
5 1 (1.54%) Citrix
5 1 (1.54%) Dell
5 1 (1.54%) Sun
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 24 days ago