The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 13 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 5.75% 8.62% 6.06%
As % of the Applications category 56.52% 60.00% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Median daily rate £363 £310 £90
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% +244.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £100 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £129
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £289 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +15.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £24.23 £11.50 £9.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.65% +19.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
MS Office
East of England

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

Applications Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 25 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.18% 14.37% 13.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 15
Median daily rate £363 £315 £111
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.07% +183.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £105 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £378 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £24.23 £17.00 £9.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% +76.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich -16 5 £150 +46.34%
Great Yarmouth - 1 £150 -
King's Lynn - 1 £425 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 6 (30.00%) MS Access
4 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (20.00%) Use Case
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 4 (20.00%) People Management
5 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.00%) ERP
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.00%) Office 365
7 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
7 2 (10.00%) Learning Management System
7 2 (10.00%) Skype
7 2 (10.00%) WebEx
7 2 (10.00%) OneDrive
7 2 (10.00%) SDLC
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (5.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
1 2 (10.00%) WebEx
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MS Access
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) IT Security Officer
4 2 (10.00%) IT Trainer
4 2 (10.00%) Security Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Senior IT Support
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Trainer
5 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) RESTful
2 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 2 (10.00%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (20.00%) People Management
2 4 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) ISMS
4 2 (10.00%) IT Governance
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) SDLC
4 2 (10.00%) Security Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Change Control
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) CISM
3 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (10.00%) MCSA
3 2 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (5.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (5.00%) Sage
5 1 (5.00%) Toshiba
5 1 (5.00%) Veeam