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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 24 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.32% 3.93% 6.45%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 45.16% 64.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £386 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.25 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
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
33 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.30% 8.71% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 5
Average daily rate £475 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £466 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 4
Average hourly rate £11.15 £11.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.04% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.08 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £17.95 £16.44
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram 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 12 February 2016, 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 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
5 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
5 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
6 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
7 7 (24.14%) DHCP
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco
7 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) VMware
8 6 (20.69%) Finance
8 6 (20.69%) Office 365
9 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (17.24%) Project Management
10 4 (13.79%) SAN
11 3 (10.34%) Line Management
11 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
11 3 (10.34%) Coaching
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (10.34%) Migration
11 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
11 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (10.34%) WFM
11 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
11 3 (10.34%) ITIL
12 2 (6.90%) Change Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (27.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) DHCP
2 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (13.79%) SAN
4 2 (6.90%) Wireless
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (3.45%) DNS
5 1 (3.45%) Firewall
5 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) DTS
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) SAN Support
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) VMware Support Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.34%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
1 1 (3.45%) LINQ
1 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows 7
2 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
3 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.45%) Android
6 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 3 (10.34%) Coaching
2 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) Line Management
2 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
2 3 (10.34%) Migration
2 3 (10.34%) WFM
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
4 1 (3.45%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (3.45%) Market Research
4 1 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.45%) OO
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
4 1 (3.45%) Trend Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 13 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) Cisco
3 6 (20.69%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Apple
4 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
4 2 (6.90%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) NetApp
5 1 (3.45%) WorldPay