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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 30 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 20 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 4.72% 8.31% 4.88%
As % of the Applications category 51.28% 68.42% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
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£450 - £188
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 - £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £251 £275
% change year-on-year
+9.45% -8.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 6
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £11.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +19.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.90 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.00 £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.77% +5.55%
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
39 38 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 9.20% 12.14% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 13
Average daily rate £450 £388 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +106.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £288 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.25 £10.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.43% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.50 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.00 £14.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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
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 2 March 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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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 -18 13 £408 - 1
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 25 (51.02%) Windows
3 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
5 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
7 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
8 9 (18.37%) Project Management
9 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (16.33%) Internet
10 7 (14.29%) MS Project
10 7 (14.29%) ITIL
10 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
11 6 (12.24%) Lync
11 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
11 6 (12.24%) ADSL
11 6 (12.24%) Broadband
11 6 (12.24%) EMC
12 5 (10.20%) HP
12 5 (10.20%) Cisco
12 5 (10.20%) WAN
12 5 (10.20%) UNIX
12 5 (10.20%) Linux
12 5 (10.20%) Oracle
12 5 (10.20%) Strategic Planning
12 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
12 5 (10.20%) Critical Path Analysis

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 6 (12.24%) Lync
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.29%) MS Project
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) TCP/IP
2 8 (16.33%) Internet
3 6 (12.24%) ADSL
3 6 (12.24%) Broadband
4 5 (10.20%) WAN
5 3 (6.12%) LAN
6 2 (4.08%) Firewall
6 2 (4.08%) FCoE
6 2 (4.08%) SNMP
7 1 (2.04%) APPN
7 1 (2.04%) DHCP
7 1 (2.04%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.04%) FTP
7 1 (2.04%) HTTP
7 1 (2.04%) SNA
7 1 (2.04%) DNS
7 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) DB2
1 1 (2.04%) MS Access
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.04%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) IT Support
4 4 (8.16%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Planning Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.08%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.08%) Developer
5 2 (4.08%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (4.08%) IT Administrator
5 2 (4.08%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) JSP
2 1 (2.04%) XML
2 1 (2.04%) APPC
2 1 (2.04%) jQuery
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) EPoS
2 1 (2.04%) AS400
2 1 (2.04%) iSeries
2 1 (2.04%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 14 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 11 (22.45%) Windows XP
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.20%) UNIX
7 5 (10.20%) Linux
8 3 (6.12%) Solaris
8 3 (6.12%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.04%) i5/OS
10 1 (2.04%) Android
10 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) Project Management
2 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 7 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.20%) Critical Path Analysis
4 5 (10.20%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (8.16%) Migration
6 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
7 2 (4.08%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) Network Design
7 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (4.08%) BPR
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Software Deployment
8 1 (2.04%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) C
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) COBOL
3 1 (2.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.04%) RPG
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (10.20%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) Degree
4 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CCNP
5 2 (4.08%) CCNA
5 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (36.73%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.04%) XenApp
3 1 (2.04%) vSphere
3 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.04%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) WMI
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
2 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.04%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 28 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) EMC
3 5 (10.20%) HP
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 3 (6.12%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.12%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) SolarWinds
6 2 (4.08%) McAfee
6 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) NetIQ
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Vivid Resourcing Ltd
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