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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 16 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.33% 2.81% 5.11%
As % of the Applications category 42.11% 38.71% 60.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £365 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.98% +204.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £293 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £10.50 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £13.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.00%
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
38 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.92% 7.26% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 6
Median daily rate £475 £347 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.69% +189.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £270 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £730 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £14.15 £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £10.10 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.80 £16.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 3 May 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 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Nottingham region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
3 10 (34.48%) Active Directory
4 9 (31.03%) Windows
4 9 (31.03%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Project Management
6 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
7 5 (17.24%) Office 365
7 5 (17.24%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) VMware
7 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
7 5 (17.24%) DHCP
7 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco
8 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
8 4 (13.79%) SAN
8 4 (13.79%) Service Management
8 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
8 4 (13.79%) Coaching
8 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (13.79%) WFM
9 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.34%) ITSM
9 3 (10.34%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) MS Excel
2 9 (31.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) DHCP
1 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
2 4 (13.79%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 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 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 6 (20.69%) Analyst
1 6 (20.69%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (13.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Deployment Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) Project Delivery Manager
2 4 (13.79%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) SAN Support
2 4 (13.79%) Service Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Support Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Engineer
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Author
3 2 (6.90%) Technical Author
4 1 (3.45%) Developer
4 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) LINQ
1 1 (3.45%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) Windows 7
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (17.24%) Line Management
4 4 (13.79%) Coaching
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) WFM
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) ITSM
6 2 (6.90%) Change Management
6 2 (6.90%) Customer Insight
6 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL V2
7 1 (3.45%) Market Research
7 1 (3.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.45%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
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 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) 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 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Cisco
2 5 (17.24%) VMware
3 3 (10.34%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) LANDesk
4 1 (3.45%) NetApp