The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 49 36 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.39% 7.02% 4.47%
As % of the Applications category 49.49% 42.86% 35.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 1
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£250 £175 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -46.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £271
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -16.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 5
Average hourly rate £13.35 £14.50 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -0.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £18.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.64% -
MS Office
South East

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

Applications Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
99 84 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 12.91% 16.37% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 28 22
Average daily rate £344 £300 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% -5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £119 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £305
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 12
Average hourly rate £13.35 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £11.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £18.50 £20.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
Oxford -9 24 £450 +291.30% 2
Kidlington -1 10 £530 -
Burford - 4 £130 -
Abingdon -5 1 £150 -
Witney - 1 £200 - 2
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 62 (62.63%) Microsoft
2 53 (53.54%) Windows
3 45 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 39 (39.39%) Windows 7
5 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
6 27 (27.27%) ITIL
7 25 (25.25%) Degree
8 23 (23.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 23 (23.23%) Publishing
9 21 (21.21%) Windows XP
10 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (19.19%) Waterfall
12 15 (15.15%) MS Project
12 15 (15.15%) Project Management
12 15 (15.15%) Project Planning
13 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2
13 14 (14.14%) Service Management
13 14 (14.14%) Finance
14 13 (13.13%) Windows 8
15 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
15 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
16 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
16 11 (11.11%) Change Management
17 9 (9.09%) PMI
17 9 (9.09%) ISEB
17 9 (9.09%) PMI Certification
17 9 (9.09%) UML
17 9 (9.09%) User Stories
17 9 (9.09%) German Language
17 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.02%) Lync
5 2 (2.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.02%) IIS
6 1 (1.01%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.01%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 45 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 23 (23.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (15.15%) MS Project
4 7 (7.07%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (2.02%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.03%) LAN
2 3 (3.03%) VoIP
2 3 (3.03%) WAN
2 3 (3.03%) VPN
2 3 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.02%) NAS
3 2 (2.02%) WebEx
3 2 (2.02%) SAN
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) Intranet
3 2 (2.02%) Extranet
3 2 (2.02%) DHCP
4 1 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.01%) Wireless
4 1 (1.01%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.01%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.01%) Big Data
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.01%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.01%) UltraEdit
General
1 23 (23.23%) Publishing
2 14 (14.14%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) German Language
4 4 (4.04%) Advertising
5 3 (3.03%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (46.46%) Analyst
2 18 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 14 (14.14%) Service Analyst
3 14 (14.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 10 (10.10%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (10.10%) Business Analyst
7 9 (9.09%) IT Support
8 7 (7.07%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (7.07%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (6.06%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.06%) Team Leader
10 5 (5.05%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (4.04%) Desktop Support
11 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 4 (4.04%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (4.04%) IT Support Analyst
11 4 (4.04%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.04%) HTML
1 4 (4.04%) XML
2 1 (1.01%) Flash
2 1 (1.01%) .NET
2 1 (1.01%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.01%) WCF
2 1 (1.01%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.09%) PMI
3 4 (4.04%) Data Conversion
3 4 (4.04%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.02%) Life Science
4 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) NHS
5 1 (1.01%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 53 (53.54%) Windows
2 39 (39.39%) Windows 7
3 21 (21.21%) Windows XP
4 13 (13.13%) Windows 8
5 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.01%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) ITIL
2 20 (20.20%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.19%) Waterfall
4 15 (15.15%) Project Management
4 15 (15.15%) Project Planning
5 14 (14.14%) PRINCE2
5 14 (14.14%) Service Management
6 11 (11.11%) Change Management
7 9 (9.09%) UML
7 9 (9.09%) User Stories
7 9 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
8 8 (8.08%) Service Delivery
8 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.06%) Migration
10 5 (5.05%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.04%) Data Mapping
11 4 (4.04%) Data Modelling
11 4 (4.04%) Validation
12 3 (3.03%) CRM
12 3 (3.03%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.08%) C
2 6 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (1.01%) VB
3 1 (1.01%) C#
Qualifications
1 25 (25.25%) Degree
2 9 (9.09%) ISEB
2 9 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 9 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (8.08%) PMP
4 3 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.02%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.01%) MCAD
6 1 (1.01%) MCSD
6 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.01%) MCTS
6 1 (1.01%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) SLA
2 1 (1.01%) QA
System Software
1 34 (34.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 62 (62.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Cisco
3 4 (4.04%) Adobe
4 3 (3.03%) Oracle
4 3 (3.03%) Business Objects
4 3 (3.03%) Dell
5 2 (2.02%) VMware
6 1 (1.01%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.01%) Remedy
6 1 (1.01%) Novell
6 1 (1.01%) Lotus
6 1 (1.01%) Apple
6 1 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Rate: £20 per hour
Posted: 20 days ago