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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 34 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 3.32% 3.13% 2.98%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 40.54% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £270 £683 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-60.43% +67.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £538 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £730 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 6
Median hourly rate £10.38 £11.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.68% -10.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £10.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.80 £15.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
22 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.09% 7.72% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 6
Median daily rate £270 £625 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.80% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £450 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £730 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.23 £12.30 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £12.30 £17.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
3 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (21.74%) ISEB
3 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) BPMN
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) UML
4 4 (17.39%) MS Project
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
5 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (13.04%) Service Management
5 3 (13.04%) Change Management
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V2
5 3 (13.04%) SFIA
5 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Degree
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Sun

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 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Project
3 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) Informix
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
1 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Help Desk Support
4 4 (17.39%) IT Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) IT Support
4 4 (17.39%) Service Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support
4 4 (17.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Coordinator
5 3 (13.04%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Android
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
3 4 (17.39%) BPMN
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) UML
4 3 (13.04%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL
4 3 (13.04%) ITIL V2
4 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Project Management
4 3 (13.04%) Requirements Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
4 3 (13.04%) Service Management
4 3 (13.04%) SFIA
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) ISEB
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle