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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 39 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.35% 4.09% 5.50%
As % of the Applications category 40.91% 36.51% 52.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 18
Median daily rate £363 £300 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +4.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £230 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £447 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £255
% change year-on-year
-11.21% +21.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 12
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £23.75 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
66 63 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.65% 11.19% 10.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 32
Median daily rate £400 £300 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 19
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -6 13 £400 +33.33% 6
Abingdon -1 3 - - 2
Kidlington -6 3 £179 -
Banbury +4 1 £273 +21.33%
MS Office
South East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
2 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
4 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (28.57%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) Degree
6 11 (26.19%) ITIL
7 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
8 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
9 8 (19.05%) SQL
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle
10 7 (16.67%) MS Project
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
10 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
11 6 (14.29%) Order to Cash
11 6 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
11 6 (14.29%) ERP
11 6 (14.29%) Service Management
11 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
12 5 (11.90%) Migration
12 5 (11.90%) Sophos
12 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
12 5 (11.90%) Oracle Receivables
12 5 (11.90%) Oracle TCA
13 4 (9.52%) Office 365
13 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
13 4 (9.52%) DHCP
13 4 (9.52%) DNS
13 4 (9.52%) MS Visio

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Project
3 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 3 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle TCA
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) DHCP
1 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) TortoiseSVN
1 1 (2.38%) VectorCAST
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
3 1 (2.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) IT Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) IT Support
3 9 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) IT Support Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
5 7 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 7 (16.67%) Consultant
5 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (16.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 6 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
7 4 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.52%) Rollout Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) Coordinator
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 3 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) CSS3
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML5
1 1 (2.38%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (2.38%) Node.js
1 1 (2.38%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.14%) CMDB
3 2 (4.76%) Copywriting
3 2 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.38%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows 7
3 9 (21.43%) Windows XP
4 7 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) ITIL
2 7 (16.67%) Project Management
3 6 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 6 (14.29%) ERP
3 6 (14.29%) Order to Cash
3 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 5 (11.90%) Data Modelling
4 5 (11.90%) Migration
5 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.14%) Line Management
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.76%) B2B
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) Market Research
7 2 (4.76%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.76%) Time Management
8 1 (2.38%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) C++
3 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) Python
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) MCP
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) HL7
2 1 (2.38%) IEC 61508
2 1 (2.38%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.38%) ISO13485
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) Sophos
4 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Perforce
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £150 per day
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