The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 25 20 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 6 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.39% 3.08% 10.99%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 28.57% 55.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Median daily rate £300 £200 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £200 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £200 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 17
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.16 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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

Applications Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
42 21 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 12.28% 10.77% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 13 20
Median daily rate £306 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £230 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £405 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 17
Median hourly rate £11.75 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £8.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £10.16 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £14.90
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.73%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 Northampton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
3 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 20 (55.56%) ITIL
4 19 (52.78%) Windows XP
4 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (36.11%) Finance
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
7 11 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
8 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 6 (16.67%) SAN
9 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 6 (16.67%) NAS
9 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
9 6 (16.67%) Webroot
10 5 (13.89%) Banking
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (11.11%) Project Management
11 4 (11.11%) Service Management
11 4 (11.11%) ITSM
11 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 4 (11.11%) MS Project
11 4 (11.11%) Logistics
11 4 (11.11%) Release Management
11 4 (11.11%) APMP
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) NAS
1 6 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.78%) 3G
3 1 (2.78%) DHCP
3 1 (2.78%) DNS
3 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
5 5 (13.89%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Customer Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) BYOD
3 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 19 (52.78%) Windows 7
2 19 (52.78%) Windows XP
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Android
4 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.11%) Customer-Centric Approach
4 4 (11.11%) ITSM
4 4 (11.11%) Logistics
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Release Management
4 4 (11.11%) Service Management
4 4 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.78%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (11.11%) APMP
2 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MCITP
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO 9001
2 2 (5.56%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Webroot
3 1 (2.78%) Apple
3 1 (2.78%) Citrix
3 1 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (2.78%) Remedy
3 1 (2.78%) VMware
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