The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norwich 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 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 9.02% 9.38% 8.03%
As % of the Applications category 63.16% 47.37% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £107 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £259 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Average hourly rate £11.68 £13.50 £9.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.41 £11.45 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £73.60 £14.50 £14.21
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +7.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Norwich region.

Applications Category
Norwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 14.29% 19.79% 21.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 5
Average daily rate £175 £123 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -57.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £108 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £413 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £10.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.54 £11.75 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £66.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Norwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Norwich

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Norwich

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Norwich

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Norwich

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Norwich region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Norwich

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Wyse
5 2 (10.00%) LANDesk
5 2 (10.00%) MCP
5 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Apple
5 2 (10.00%) NHS
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
5 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (10.00%) Android
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.00%) SCCM
6 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Norwich 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 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) IT Support
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (30.00%) Service Analyst
3 6 (30.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
6 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
7 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support
7 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Android
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Apple
2 2 (10.00%) Wyse
2 2 (10.00%) LANDesk