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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 11 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.52% 4.21% 4.55%
As % of the Applications category 39.29% 56.52% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£386 £148 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+161.85% -52.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £126 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £170 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.63 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.93% +9.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £11.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £19.31 £11.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
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
28 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.42% 7.44% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 6
Average daily rate £361 £151 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+138.83% -49.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £110 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £310 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 9
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £9.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.00 £12.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
4 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
6 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
7 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) ITIL
8 3 (13.04%) UNIX
8 3 (13.04%) MS Project
8 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco
8 3 (13.04%) HP
8 3 (13.04%) SAN
8 3 (13.04%) Internet
8 3 (13.04%) Project Management
8 3 (13.04%) Degree
8 3 (13.04%) Firewall
8 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
8 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
9 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (8.70%) C-shell
9 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
9 2 (8.70%) FCoE
9 2 (8.70%) F5

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.70%) iPlanet
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 2 (8.70%) Apache
2 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.70%) MQSeries
2 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
3 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.04%) MS Project
4 2 (8.70%) Photoshop
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) TCP/IP
2 4 (17.39%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) SAN
3 3 (13.04%) Internet
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) LDAP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
4 2 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (8.70%) VLAN
4 2 (8.70%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.70%) NAS
4 2 (8.70%) FCoE
5 1 (4.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (4.35%) ADSL
5 1 (4.35%) Broadband
5 1 (4.35%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.35%) FTP
5 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (4.35%) MS Access
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) GitLab
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
2 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Deskside Support
4 1 (4.35%) ICT Technician
4 1 (4.35%) UX Designer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support
4 1 (4.35%) Designer
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Team Leader
4 1 (4.35%) Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) JSP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) jQuery
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Grid Computing
1 2 (8.70%) Clustering
1 2 (8.70%) User Experience
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Statistics
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 8
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) SUSE
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) HPUX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Android
5 1 (4.35%) MVS
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) Project Management
3 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (8.70%) Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Requirements Management
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (8.70%) High Availability
3 2 (8.70%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (4.35%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
1 2 (8.70%) Korn
1 2 (8.70%) C-shell
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (4.35%) JCL
2 1 (4.35%) C#
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
2 1 (4.35%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (4.35%) MCP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Samba
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) OpenView
1 2 (8.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
4 2 (8.70%) PlateSpin
4 2 (8.70%) Opsware
4 2 (8.70%) F5
4 2 (8.70%) Cognos
4 2 (8.70%) Sun
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) Veritas
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.35%) McAfee
5 1 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (4.35%) EMC