The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the North Yorkshire region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.61% 4.61% 3.33%
As % of the Applications category 51.85% 43.75% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£110 - £180
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 - £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £112 - £236
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 14.67% 10.53% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 8
Average daily rate £298 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.58% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £100 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £25.00 £13.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £29.00 £21.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
MS Office
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MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the North Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
York +10 7 £110 - 1
Harrogate -7 5 £113 - 1
Middlesbrough - - - - 1
Scarborough - - - -
Filey - - - -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
4 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
5 9 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (30.77%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
8 4 (15.38%) Remedy
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (15.38%) Service Management
8 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) Banking
8 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (11.54%) LAN
9 3 (11.54%) Finance
10 2 (7.69%) ITSM
10 2 (7.69%) Internet
10 2 (7.69%) WAN
10 2 (7.69%) SLA
10 2 (7.69%) MCP
10 2 (7.69%) HTML
10 2 (7.69%) Java
10 2 (7.69%) Perl
10 2 (7.69%) SQL
10 2 (7.69%) CSS
10 2 (7.69%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) XSLT

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 9 (34.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (7.69%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (3.85%) Broadband
General
1 4 (15.38%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Service Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Change Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Services Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Desktop Administrator
7 1 (3.85%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) XML
1 2 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Service Management
2 4 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) ITSM
3 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Java
1 2 (7.69%) Perl
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix