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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 18.18% - -
As % of the Applications category 100.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £252 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
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
2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Wales 18.18% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £252 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Denbighshire - 1 - -
MS Office
Wales

MS Office
Top 21 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North Wales 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Junior Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft