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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 21 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 7.77% 5.52% 3.92%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 47.06% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 3
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UK excluding London average daily rate £289 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+8.96% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.62 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.90% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £16.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.72 £24.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.11 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +4.51%
Applications Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
27 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 13.99% 11.72% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 5
Average daily rate £300 £290 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £100 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £435 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 5
Average hourly rate £12.62 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.52% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £18.00 £12.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.59 £28.50 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
Yorkshire

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
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 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
Harrogate -4 7 £113 - 1
York +7 6 £463 -
Filey - - - -
Middlesbrough - - - -
Scarborough - - - -
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Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (56.67%) Windows
4 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
4 16 (53.33%) Windows XP
5 10 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (26.67%) ITIL
7 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 6 (20.00%) Service Management
8 5 (16.67%) Finance
8 5 (16.67%) Remedy
8 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
8 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) Change Management
9 4 (13.33%) Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
10 3 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
10 3 (10.00%) Project Management
10 3 (10.00%) Internet
10 3 (10.00%) LAN
11 2 (6.67%) WAN
11 2 (6.67%) SLA
11 2 (6.67%) MCP
11 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 2 (6.67%) ITSM
11 2 (6.67%) Release Management
11 2 (6.67%) QMS
11 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
11 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 2 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (3.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MS Access
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Support Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (23.33%) Service Analyst
2 7 (23.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Change Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Services Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Support Administrator
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 6 (20.00%) Service Management
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.67%) ITSM
5 2 (6.67%) Release Management
5 2 (6.67%) QMS
5 2 (6.67%) Dependency Management
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Data Entry
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
2 2 (6.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
1 2 (6.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
3 1 (3.33%) Adobe
3 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix