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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 31 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.80% 3.70% 6.24%
As % of the Applications category 30.43% 46.88% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
Median daily rate £113 £222 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.32% -42.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £255
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +21.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £10.86 £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% -7.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £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
23 32 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.91% 7.90% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 21
Median daily rate £450 £285 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -26.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £11.88 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.73 £13.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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
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 5 December 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 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (21.05%) BPMN
4 4 (21.05%) UML
4 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 4 (21.05%) ISEB
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 3 (15.79%) SFIA
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V2
5 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Change Control
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
6 2 (10.53%) Information Management
6 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (10.53%) Unix
6 2 (10.53%) MS Project
6 2 (10.53%) SQL

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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) DHCP
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Informix
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Support
2 5 (26.32%) IT Support
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (21.05%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planner
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Unix
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Waterfall
3 4 (21.05%) BPMN
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) UML
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL V2
4 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
4 3 (15.79%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 3 (15.79%) SFIA
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Information Management
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) ISEB
2 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Sun
2 1 (5.26%) VMware