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 6 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.80% 5.00% 4.41%
As % of the Applications category 38.71% 59.26% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£395 £148 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+167.79% -54.61%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.63 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.83% +9.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £21.48 £11.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +3.70%
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
31 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.24% 8.44% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 3
Average daily rate £358 £160 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+123.43% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £110 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 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 £10.10 £10.20 £9.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £16.78 £14.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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 6 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 6 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 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
4 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
5 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
6 6 (23.08%) HP
6 6 (23.08%) Cisco
6 6 (23.08%) UNIX
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (19.23%) Firewall
7 5 (19.23%) VMware
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
8 4 (15.38%) MS Project
8 4 (15.38%) WAN
8 4 (15.38%) Internet
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) FCoE
8 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
9 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
9 3 (11.54%) Service Management
9 3 (11.54%) DNS
9 3 (11.54%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.54%) Apache
1 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) MQSeries
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (7.69%) iPlanet
2 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (7.69%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (19.23%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) Internet
3 4 (15.38%) FCoE
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 2 (7.69%) SNMP
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) LDAP
5 2 (7.69%) ADSL
5 2 (7.69%) Broadband
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 1 (3.85%) DHCP
6 1 (3.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.85%) FTP
6 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.85%) MS Access
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 1 (3.85%) GitLab
General
1 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (3.85%) Back Office
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Service Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Monitoring Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.69%) Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Access Developer
4 1 (3.85%) IT Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Planner
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) JSP
2 1 (3.85%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) jQuery
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 6 (23.08%) Windows 7
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
4 4 (15.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) SUSE
6 2 (7.69%) AIX
6 2 (7.69%) HPUX
7 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.85%) Android
7 1 (3.85%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Requirements Management
3 2 (7.69%) High Availability
3 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Change Control
4 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
1 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
2 2 (7.69%) Korn
2 2 (7.69%) C-shell
2 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) ActionScript 2.0
3 1 (3.85%) JCL
3 1 (3.85%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.85%) REXX
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Samba
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (7.69%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (7.69%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) OpenView
1 2 (7.69%) WMI
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (23.08%) HP
2 6 (23.08%) Cisco
3 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
4 3 (11.54%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Red Hat
5 2 (7.69%) Veritas
5 2 (7.69%) PlateSpin
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) Opsware
5 2 (7.69%) F5
5 2 (7.69%) Cognos
5 2 (7.69%) Sun
5 2 (7.69%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) McAfee