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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +21
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.54% 7.27% 2.30%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 53.85% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate
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£231 £263 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £112 £193 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £303 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+5.45% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.88 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% +43.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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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
36 39 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.49% 13.49% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 22
Average daily rate £294 £306 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.08% +2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £175 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.25 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.52% +20.56%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 30 July 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 30 July 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 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (25.93%) MS Project
4 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (18.52%) Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
6 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) SCCM
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 3 (11.11%) Degree
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
8 3 (11.11%) Adobe
8 3 (11.11%) Cisco
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.11%) UNIX
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL
8 3 (11.11%) Oracle
9 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
9 2 (7.41%) WebLogic

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.41%) iPlanet
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Visio
2 7 (25.93%) MS Project
3 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.41%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (3.70%) Changepoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
2 4 (14.81%) Internet
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) FCoE
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) Extranet
5 1 (3.70%) ADSL
5 1 (3.70%) Broadband
5 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
5 1 (3.70%) FTP
5 1 (3.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (3.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) GitLab
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 3 (11.11%) Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Deskside Support
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Project Officer
5 1 (3.70%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) ICT Technician
5 1 (3.70%) Creative Designer
5 1 (3.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
2 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
1 2 (7.41%) Clustering
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) SUSE
4 2 (7.41%) AIX
4 2 (7.41%) HPUX
4 2 (7.41%) Solaris
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
5 1 (3.70%) Android
5 1 (3.70%) MVS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Requirements Management
3 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) High Availability
3 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Matrix Algebra
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) Application Discovery
4 1 (3.70%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) Perl
1 2 (7.41%) Shell Script
1 2 (7.41%) Korn
1 2 (7.41%) C-shell
1 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.70%) R
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (3.70%) JCL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
2 1 (3.70%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Samba
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (7.41%) KVM
3 1 (3.70%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) OpenView
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) PlateSpin
3 2 (7.41%) Opsware
3 2 (7.41%) F5
3 2 (7.41%) Sun
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Veritas
3 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix