The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 23 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 15 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.21% 5.40% 7.38%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% 62.50% 59.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 12
Average daily rate
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£320 - £176
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £213 £282
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -24.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £11.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +19.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £10.85 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £17.41 £11.94
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.06 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +3.70%
MS Office
Nottinghamshire

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

Applications Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 9.83% 8.63% 12.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 18
Average daily rate £360 £275 £181
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.90% +51.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £320 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £11.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +26.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.17 £11.75 £8.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.40 £16.44 £12.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -0.82%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
5 7 (18.92%) ITIL
5 7 (18.92%) Project Management
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (16.22%) MS Project
6 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (13.51%) Strategic Planning
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (13.51%) Critical Path Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) UNIX
7 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
7 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
7 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (13.51%) Internet
8 4 (10.81%) EMC
8 4 (10.81%) Citrix
8 4 (10.81%) ADSL
8 4 (10.81%) Broadband
8 4 (10.81%) HP
8 4 (10.81%) Oracle
8 4 (10.81%) SQL
8 4 (10.81%) Lync
8 4 (10.81%) Degree
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 8

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (10.81%) Lync
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.22%) MS Project
3 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) TCP/IP
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 4 (10.81%) ADSL
2 4 (10.81%) Broadband
3 2 (5.41%) SNMP
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) FCoE
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Local Government
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
5 2 (5.41%) Developer
5 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Administrator
5 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) IT Support
5 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.41%) Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) jQuery
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Handset
2 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) UNIX
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows XP
3 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (8.11%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) Project Management
3 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.51%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (13.51%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) BPR
6 2 (5.41%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Test Strategy
7 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.70%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.70%) Time Management
7 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.70%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) WMI
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) EMC
2 4 (10.81%) Citrix
2 4 (10.81%) HP
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
3 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.70%) Dell
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