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 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 13 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.16% 5.48% 3.43%
As % of the Applications category 37.14% 50.00% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Average daily rate
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£231 £175 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £265 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.88 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% +11.95%
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
35 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.52% 10.97% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 11 13
Average daily rate £300 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £110 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.88 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.33% +11.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.06 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-0.39% -2.83%

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 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 6 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 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 9 (33.33%) Windows
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) MS Project
5 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Oracle
6 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
6 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
6 4 (14.81%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) UNIX
7 3 (11.11%) Cisco
7 3 (11.11%) Adobe
7 3 (11.11%) SAN
7 3 (11.11%) Degree
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall
8 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Grid Computing
8 2 (7.41%) Clustering
8 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (7.41%) InDesign
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
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
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) MS Project
2 5 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (7.41%) InDesign
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (14.81%) WAN
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) VLAN
4 2 (7.41%) iSCSI
4 2 (7.41%) NAS
4 2 (7.41%) FCoE
4 2 (7.41%) Internet
4 2 (7.41%) DNS
4 2 (7.41%) LDAP
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%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) GitLab
General
1 4 (14.81%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (7.41%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Project Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Project Support Officer
4 1 (3.70%) Access Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) J2EE
2 1 (3.70%) JSP
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%) 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
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
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 XP
5 1 (3.70%) MVS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Project Management
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
3 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.41%) Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
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%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (7.41%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (7.41%) High Availability
4 1 (3.70%) Change Control
4 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.70%) Matrix Algebra
4 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
4 1 (3.70%) Statistical Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Time 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 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.70%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNP
3 1 (3.70%) CCNA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) 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
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) OpenView
1 2 (7.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Adobe
4 2 (7.41%) Sun
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Veritas
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (7.41%) Cognos
4 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) PlateSpin
4 2 (7.41%) Opsware
4 2 (7.41%) F5
5 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.70%) McAfee
5 1 (3.70%) EMC