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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 53 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.25% 4.16% 6.13%
As % of the Applications category 15.00% 40.00% 48.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £305 £125 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+144.00% -56.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £111 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £335 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £283 £285 £295
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £10.44 £11.00 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.11% -16.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £10.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £12.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.17%
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
40 45 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.35% 10.39% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 14
Median daily rate £350 £286 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.27% -8.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £113 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £424
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £10.00 £11.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -12.96%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) ITSM
4 3 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Retail
6 1 (6.67%) People Management
6 1 (6.67%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10

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 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Author
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Author
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) ITSM
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (6.67%) People Management
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) SDLC
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) VMware