The table below looks at the statistics for MOS in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOS over the 3 months to 26 July 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing MOS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - -
As % of the Qualifications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £488 £120
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +306.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- +54.38%
MOS
England

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

Qualifications Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
823 286 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 54.43% 30.82% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 159 91
Median daily rate £310 £345 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.14% -1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 27 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £18.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% -43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.70 £15.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

MOS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing MOS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

MOS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

MOS
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MOS across the North East region.

MOS Daily Rate Trend in the North East

MOS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MOS across the North East region.

MOS Hourly Rate Trend in the North East