The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 3 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 17.65% 11.76% -
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 100.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £288 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
MS Office
Wales

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

Applications Category
North Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 23.53% 11.76% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £213 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.75 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.39%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in North Wales

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 North Wales region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Denbighshire - 2 - -
Wrexham - 1 - -
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 North Wales region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) Network Security
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
5 1 (20.00%) VPN
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Lotus
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) CRM
1 1 (20.00%) ERP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Lotus