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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.50% 4.71% 6.96%
As % of the Applications category 65.52% 38.71% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 11
Average daily rate
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£320 £95 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+236.84% -62.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £81 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £129 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
29 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 14.50% 12.16% 12.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 14
Average daily rate £320 £270 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £90 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £455 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 4
Average hourly rate £18.25 £12.71 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.61% -53.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.38 £9.63 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £102.50 £44.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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
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 31 July 2015.

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
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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 +8 6 £221 +98.87% 3
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (37.04%) Migration
2 10 (37.04%) Office 365
2 10 (37.04%) Mobile Device Management
2 10 (37.04%) Lync
2 10 (37.04%) Skype
3 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) SLA
5 3 (11.11%) Finance
6 2 (7.41%) .NET
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (7.41%) JIRA
6 2 (7.41%) Validation
6 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.70%) QMS
7 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.70%) TDD

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (37.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 10 (37.04%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (37.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365 Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Design Engineer
3 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (22.22%) Implementation Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Service Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) IT Support
5 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Senior PMO Manager
5 1 (3.70%) AWS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Migration
1 10 (37.04%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (18.52%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
3 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
4 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
4 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
4 1 (3.70%) QMS
4 1 (3.70%) Data Mapping
4 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
1 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) ISEB
4 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Spiceworks
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
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