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 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 3.01% 6.07% 3.72%
As % of the Applications category 34.15% 55.26% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£231 £133 £100
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.52% +32.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+17.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 5
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.69%
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
41 38 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 8.82% 10.98% 11.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 13
Average daily rate £300 £170 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £90 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 11
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-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 2 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 2 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 -7 13 £231 +32.14% 2
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
3 16 (44.44%) Windows
4 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
5 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 7 (19.44%) Project Management
7 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
7 6 (16.67%) WAN
7 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
7 6 (16.67%) MS Project
8 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
8 5 (13.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
9 4 (11.11%) Marketing
9 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) LAN
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco
9 4 (11.11%) Citrix
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle
9 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
10 3 (8.33%) ITIL
10 3 (8.33%) UNIX
10 3 (8.33%) HP
10 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.33%) SAN
10 3 (8.33%) Adobe
10 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (8.33%) Firewall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (13.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.56%) iPlanet
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.56%) JBoss
3 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 2 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.78%) Lync
4 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (47.22%) MS Excel
2 6 (16.67%) MS Project
3 5 (13.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (5.56%) InDesign
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) WAN
1 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) Firewall
3 3 (8.33%) SAN
3 3 (8.33%) Internet
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) VLAN
4 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 2 (5.56%) NAS
4 2 (5.56%) FCoE
4 2 (5.56%) FTP
4 2 (5.56%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) ADSL
5 1 (2.78%) Broadband
5 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) SNA
5 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.78%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) DB2
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) GitLab
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Back Office
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
1 7 (19.44%) Support Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) IT Support Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) IT Support
3 4 (11.11%) Designer
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Planner
5 2 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Junior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) J2EE
1 2 (5.56%) JSP
2 1 (2.78%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Clustering
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Statistics
3 1 (2.78%) iSeries
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) iPad
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Windows XP
2 8 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 5 (13.89%) Windows Vista
4 3 (8.33%) Windows 8
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) SUSE
5 2 (5.56%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) HPUX
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
5 2 (5.56%) Linux
5 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.78%) i5/OS
6 1 (2.78%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) MVS
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 3 (8.33%) ITIL
2 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (5.56%) Web Design
3 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
3 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Network Design
3 2 (5.56%) Business Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Requirements Management
3 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 2 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (5.56%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (2.78%) Change Control
4 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.78%) Matrix Algebra
4 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.78%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Perl
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
1 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
1 2 (5.56%) Korn
1 2 (5.56%) C-shell
1 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.78%) R
2 1 (2.78%) ActionScript 2.0
2 1 (2.78%) JCL
2 1 (2.78%) ActionScript
2 1 (2.78%) REXX
2 1 (2.78%) RPG
2 1 (2.78%) C
2 1 (2.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) MCP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNP
2 2 (5.56%) CCNA
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCDST
3 1 (2.78%) MCTS
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.78%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) Samba
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (5.56%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) OpenView
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 4 (11.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Adobe
3 3 (8.33%) HP
4 2 (5.56%) Sun
4 2 (5.56%) Cognos
4 2 (5.56%) Veritas
4 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 2 (5.56%) McAfee
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) PlateSpin
4 2 (5.56%) Opsware
4 2 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (2.78%) NetIQ
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) EMC