The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing MS Office 21 24 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.29% 6.98% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 43.75% 53.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 4
Average daily rate
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£225 £263 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £193 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £303 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.88 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.73% +43.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
MS Office
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Applications Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 45 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.80% 13.08% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 23
Average daily rate £288 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £175 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £10.59
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +25.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.70 £18.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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 -16 16 £225 -14.28% 4
Worksop - 1 - -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 17 (43.59%) Windows
4 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
6 8 (20.51%) Blackberry
6 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
6 8 (20.51%) MS Project
6 8 (20.51%) Windows Vista
7 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
7 7 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
9 5 (12.82%) Project Management
9 5 (12.82%) MCP
9 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
9 5 (12.82%) WAN
9 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (12.82%) Marketing
9 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (10.26%) MCDST
10 4 (10.26%) MCTS
10 4 (10.26%) MCITP
10 4 (10.26%) Internet
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco
10 4 (10.26%) MCSA
11 3 (7.69%) Firewall
11 3 (7.69%) UNIX
11 3 (7.69%) ITIL
11 3 (7.69%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.13%) iPlanet
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.13%) JBoss
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.13%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.56%) Lync
4 1 (2.56%) CMS
4 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
2 8 (20.51%) MS Project
3 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.13%) InDesign
4 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.56%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.56%) Changepoint
2 1 (2.56%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) WAN
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.26%) Internet
3 3 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (7.69%) SAN
3 3 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (5.13%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) LDAP
4 2 (5.13%) VLAN
4 2 (5.13%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.13%) NAS
4 2 (5.13%) FCoE
5 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.56%) Extranet
5 1 (2.56%) ADSL
5 1 (2.56%) Broadband
5 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.56%) FTP
5 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) GitLab
2 1 (2.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
2 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (10.26%) Administrator
4 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) IT Support
4 4 (10.26%) Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Programme Planner
5 2 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Project Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Junior
5 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) J2EE
1 2 (5.13%) JSP
2 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Statistics
3 1 (2.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (43.59%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
3 8 (20.51%) Windows Vista
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 7
5 3 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (5.13%) SUSE
6 2 (5.13%) AIX
6 2 (5.13%) HPUX
6 2 (5.13%) Solaris
6 2 (5.13%) Linux
6 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.56%) Android
7 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.56%) Windows NT
7 1 (2.56%) MVS
7 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Project Management
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL
3 2 (5.13%) Web Design
3 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
3 2 (5.13%) Migration
3 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.13%) Network Design
3 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
3 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.13%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (5.13%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (5.13%) High Availability
4 1 (2.56%) Change Control
4 1 (2.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.56%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (2.56%) Matrix Algebra
4 1 (2.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Perl
1 2 (5.13%) Shell Script
1 2 (5.13%) Korn
1 2 (5.13%) C-shell
1 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) R
2 1 (2.56%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (2.56%) JCL
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.56%) REXX
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) MCP
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) MCDST
2 4 (10.26%) MCTS
2 4 (10.26%) MCITP
2 4 (10.26%) MCSA
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (5.13%) CCNP
4 2 (5.13%) CCNA
4 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.56%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.13%) Samba
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.13%) KVM
3 1 (2.56%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Cisco
3 3 (7.69%) HP
3 3 (7.69%) Adobe
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 3 (7.69%) Citrix
4 2 (5.13%) Veritas
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.13%) McAfee
4 2 (5.13%) VMware
4 2 (5.13%) PlateSpin
4 2 (5.13%) Opsware
4 2 (5.13%) F5
4 2 (5.13%) Cognos
4 2 (5.13%) Sun
5 1 (2.56%) Dell
5 1 (2.56%) EMC