The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 33 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 15 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.45% 5.47% 6.79%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 50.00% 51.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 12
Median daily rate £150 £300 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £300 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £378 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £281 £288 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.60% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Median hourly rate £12.43 £14.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.31% +11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.49 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.37 £16.75 £15.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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

Applications Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
20 30 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.12% 10.95% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 22
Median daily rate £310 £300 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £129 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 12
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £23.80 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +13.79%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
3 10 (47.62%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 10 (47.62%) Degree
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (28.57%) MCP
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 4 (19.05%) Office 365
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (14.29%) CMDB
8 3 (14.29%) Line Management
8 3 (14.29%) Order to Cash
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) DNS
8 3 (14.29%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) Oracle
8 3 (14.29%) ERP
8 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
8 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
8 3 (14.29%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) LAN
9 2 (9.52%) WAN
9 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
9 2 (9.52%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (61.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 2 (9.52%) MS Project
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle TCA
2 2 (9.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) IP Telephony
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) 3G
3 1 (4.76%) Broadband
3 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Consultant
2 4 (19.05%) Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Office 365 Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Rollout Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) CMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) ERP
3 3 (14.29%) Line Management
3 3 (14.29%) Order to Cash
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 1 (4.76%) BPMN
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Kanban
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) MCP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (4.76%) CBAP
4 1 (4.76%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.76%) IIBA
4 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCCM
1 1 (4.76%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) BMC
3 2 (9.52%) Remedy
3 2 (9.52%) Sophos
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Google
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