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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 6.82% 11.11% 5.14%
As % of the Applications category 48.00% 54.29% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Average daily rate
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£143 £275 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% +20.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £113 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £368 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £267 £200 £275
% change year-on-year
+33.37% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.59 £12.10 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.04 £15.75 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.93 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +3.70%
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
25 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.20% 20.47% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 5
Average daily rate £275 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +9.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +23.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £12.25 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.78 £20.55 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Norfolk

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norwich +3 9 £155 +31.91% 5
Dereham - - - -
Diss - - - -
King's Lynn - - - -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (12.50%) Apple
4 3 (12.50%) NHS
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (8.33%) Wyse
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.33%) Adobe
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
5 2 (8.33%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.33%) SCCM
5 2 (8.33%) Android
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (4.17%) Local Government
6 1 (4.17%) MCITP
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (4.17%) Military
1 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 3 (12.50%) IT Support
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) NHS
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) Android
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL
1 1 (4.17%) ERP
1 1 (4.17%) ETL
1 1 (4.17%) Service Management
1 1 (4.17%) ITSM
1 1 (4.17%) Migration
1 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
1 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
1 1 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Apple
3 2 (8.33%) Wyse
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) LANDesk
3 2 (8.33%) Adobe
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