The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Nottinghamshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Office 25 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 7.37% 2.02% 4.90%
As % of the Applications category 55.56% 19.15% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Average daily rate
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£263 £195 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £385 £264
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 7
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.00 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% -26.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £9.00 £14.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
45 47 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 13.27% 10.54% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 22 15
Average daily rate £300 £300 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 8
Average hourly rate £12.88 £10.59 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.54% -13.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £18.75 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Nottinghamshire region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Nottinghamshire region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham +22 22 £263 +34.61% 3
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
4 23 (45.10%) MS Excel
5 22 (43.14%) Windows XP
6 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
7 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (17.65%) Windows Vista
8 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
9 8 (15.69%) ITIL
10 7 (13.73%) VMware
10 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (13.73%) HP
10 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
10 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
10 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 6 (11.76%) Cisco
11 6 (11.76%) Dell
11 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
11 6 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
12 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
12 5 (9.80%) MCDST
12 5 (9.80%) MCTS
12 5 (9.80%) MCITP
12 5 (9.80%) Finance
12 5 (9.80%) MCSA
12 5 (9.80%) MCP
12 5 (9.80%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
1 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (45.10%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.76%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (7.84%) MS Project
5 1 (1.96%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.96%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.80%) Firewall
3 4 (7.84%) SAN
4 3 (5.88%) Wireless
4 3 (5.88%) VoIP
5 2 (3.92%) WAN
6 1 (1.96%) VPN
6 1 (1.96%) Broadband
6 1 (1.96%) ISDN
6 1 (1.96%) LAN
6 1 (1.96%) PBX
6 1 (1.96%) VLAN
6 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MS Access
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (41.18%) Analyst
2 15 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (19.61%) IT Support
4 8 (15.69%) Service Analyst
4 8 (15.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) IT Support Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Administrator
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.88%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) PMO Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Project Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Design Engineer
9 2 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
10 1 (1.96%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) XML
1 1 (1.96%) EDI
1 1 (1.96%) EDIFACT
1 1 (1.96%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
3 1 (1.96%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows XP
3 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (17.65%) Windows Vista
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) ITIL
2 6 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (7.84%) Project Management
4 3 (5.88%) CAD
5 2 (3.92%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.92%) Migration
5 2 (3.92%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (3.92%) Programme Management
5 2 (3.92%) Network Design
5 2 (3.92%) Project Planning
5 2 (3.92%) Business Development
6 1 (1.96%) Performance Testing
6 1 (1.96%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.96%) Change Control
6 1 (1.96%) Test Strategy
6 1 (1.96%) Supplier Management
6 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.96%) ERP
6 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) MCP
1 5 (9.80%) MCSA
1 5 (9.80%) MCDST
1 5 (9.80%) MCTS
1 5 (9.80%) MCITP
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) HNC
3 2 (3.92%) HND
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 25 (49.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (68.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) HP
2 7 (13.73%) VMware
3 6 (11.76%) Dell
3 6 (11.76%) Cisco
4 5 (9.80%) Citrix
5 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 2 (3.92%) MobileIron
5 2 (3.92%) Symantec
6 1 (1.96%) Toshiba
6 1 (1.96%) Adobe
6 1 (1.96%) Avaya