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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 4.12% 10.09% 2.94%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 84.62% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 1
Average daily rate
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£128 £250 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+13.46% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.63 £8.00 £12.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -38.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.22 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
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Norfolk

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
16 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norwich 8.25% 11.93% 10.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 5
Average daily rate £450 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £102 £250 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £9.63 £8.00 £12.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.31% -38.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.83%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norwich

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) DNS
7 1 (5.00%) SLA
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.00%) Apple
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.00%) MCSE
7 1 (5.00%) MCSA
7 1 (5.00%) MCP
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (5.00%) Altiris
7 1 (5.00%) Local Government
7 1 (5.00%) MCITP
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (5.00%) WSUS
7 1 (5.00%) SCCM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Norwich by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (10.00%) Analyst
2 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.00%) Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) IT Support
3 1 (5.00%) Desktop Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) ITSM
2 1 (5.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) Altiris
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Apple
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