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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.91% 7.01% 4.89%
As % of the Applications category 48.65% 59.09% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£408 £105 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+288.09% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £93 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £117 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £245 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.36% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 6
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.13 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.95% +14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £11.55 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.30 £11.59
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
37 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.04% 11.86% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 3
Average daily rate £388 £120 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+222.91% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £90 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £11.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +14.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £8.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £14.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -11 12 £365 +204.16% 3
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
3 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
5 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
7 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco
8 7 (18.92%) HP
9 6 (16.22%) Citrix
9 6 (16.22%) WAN
9 6 (16.22%) UNIX
9 6 (16.22%) ITIL
9 6 (16.22%) Internet
9 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (13.51%) Firewall
10 5 (13.51%) VMware
10 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
10 5 (13.51%) Project Management
10 5 (13.51%) MS Project
10 5 (13.51%) Oracle
10 5 (13.51%) Linux
11 4 (10.81%) SQL
11 4 (10.81%) LAN
11 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (10.81%) Degree
11 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (8.11%) Lync
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
2 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.41%) iPlanet
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Project
3 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
2 6 (16.22%) WAN
2 6 (16.22%) Internet
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) LAN
4 4 (10.81%) FCoE
5 3 (8.11%) SAN
5 3 (8.11%) DNS
5 3 (8.11%) ADSL
5 3 (8.11%) Broadband
6 2 (5.41%) LDAP
6 2 (5.41%) FTP
6 2 (5.41%) SNMP
6 2 (5.41%) NAS
6 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.41%) VLAN
7 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.70%) APPN
7 1 (2.70%) SNA
7 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) MS Access
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Support Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) IT Support
4 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Planner
6 2 (5.41%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Deployment Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Planning Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) J2EE
1 2 (5.41%) JSP
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
2 1 (2.70%) APPC
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.41%) Clustering
2 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.70%) Statistics
3 1 (2.70%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) AS400
3 1 (2.70%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
3 10 (27.03%) Windows XP
4 6 (16.22%) UNIX
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 8
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
8 2 (5.41%) AIX
8 2 (5.41%) HPUX
8 2 (5.41%) SUSE
9 1 (2.70%) i5/OS
9 1 (2.70%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.70%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Management
3 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.41%) Network Design
4 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (5.41%) Requirements Management
4 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Procure-to-pay
4 2 (5.41%) High Availability
4 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
5 1 (2.70%) Change Control
5 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.70%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.41%) Perl
3 2 (5.41%) Korn
3 2 (5.41%) C-shell
3 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) REXX
4 1 (2.70%) RPG
4 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) COBOL
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
3 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.70%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
1 2 (5.41%) JSP 440
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Samba
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (5.41%) KVM
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) vSphere
4 1 (2.70%) PowerHA
4 1 (2.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) OpenView
1 2 (5.41%) WMI
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco
2 7 (18.92%) HP
3 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) EMC
6 2 (5.41%) Cognos
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) Sun
6 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.41%) Veritas
6 2 (5.41%) McAfee
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.41%) Opsware
6 2 (5.41%) PlateSpin
6 2 (5.41%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) NetIQ
7 1 (2.70%) IBM