The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 36 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 1.30% 7.05% 7.37%
As % of the Applications category 17.65% 50.00% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 3
Median daily rate £413 £160 £113
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+157.81% +42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £115 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £296 £403
UK excluding London median daily rate £284 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% +1.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.08%
MS Office
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 34 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.36% 14.11% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 23 15
Median daily rate £425 £309 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.65% +2.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £120 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 11
Median hourly rate £13.39 £12.75 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.01% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.81 £15.80 £14.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Skipton +2 1 £375 - 1
York -6 1 £450 +291.30%
Northallerton - 1 - - 1
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Minitab
4 5 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (20.00%) DHCP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (13.33%) Security Management
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) MetaFrame
7 2 (13.33%) LAN
7 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Lean Consultant
1 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
2 3 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
2 1 (6.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (33.33%) Project Management
1 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
4 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) MetaFrame
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Minitab
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Apple