The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 5.38% 2.40% 7.50%
As % of the Applications category 43.48% 37.50% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £425 £130 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -36.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £130 £94
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £130 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 8 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 12.37% 6.40% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 12
Median daily rate £425 £130 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+226.92% -42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £130 £97
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £277 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £31.50 £26.09 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% +53.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.09 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £26.09 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.32
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -5.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (26.67%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Time Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) MS Project Server
6 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (13.33%) OSPF
6 2 (13.33%) Remedy
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) CCNP
6 2 (13.33%) CCDP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (13.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) BGP
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) OSPF
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Hardware Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) IT Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Excel Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Learning Management System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
2 1 (6.67%) Informatics
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (13.33%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Information Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) CCDP
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCSA
2 2 (13.33%) CCSE
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) CBAP
3 1 (6.67%) IIBA
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (6.67%) PMP
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) BMC
2 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Palo Alto
2 2 (13.33%) Remedy
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Apple