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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 39 34 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.95% 4.56% 6.95%
As % of the Applications category 23.08% 39.39% 54.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 13
Median daily rate £400 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £275 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £443 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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
13 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.11% 11.58% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 20
Median daily rate £400 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £401 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
2 12 (66.67%) Windows
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (22.22%) Office 365
8 3 (16.67%) Firewall
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) CMDB
8 3 (16.67%) Project Management
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (16.67%) DHCP
8 3 (16.67%) DNS
8 3 (16.67%) MCP
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle
8 3 (16.67%) ERP
8 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
8 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (16.67%) Line Management
8 3 (16.67%) Order to Cash
9 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
9 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
9 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
9 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
9 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (72.22%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
3 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) DHCP
1 3 (16.67%) DNS
1 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 2 (11.11%) LAN
2 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Broadband
3 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
1 4 (22.22%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365 Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Windows Rollout Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Junior
3 2 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.56%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) CMDB
3 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 3 (16.67%) ERP
2 3 (16.67%) Line Management
2 3 (16.67%) Order to Cash
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 2 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) MCP
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) Sophos
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Google
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