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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.38% 14.44% 2.63%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 72.22% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 2
Median daily rate £203 £300 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.50% -11.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
- +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £44.25 £13.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+231.02% -18.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.70 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.43% -2.14%
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
10 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 6.76% 20.00% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Median daily rate £288 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £158 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £400 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £14.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+275.00% -15.15%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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
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 28 June 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) CCSA
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) CCSE
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL

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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) BGP
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco ISE
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
1 2 (28.57%) OSPF
1 2 (28.57%) WAN
1 2 (28.57%) Wireless
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Intranet
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Excel Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Information Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Integration Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Integration Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) SUSE
1 1 (14.29%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Qualitative Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) CCDP
2 2 (28.57%) CCNP
2 2 (28.57%) CCSA
2 2 (28.57%) CCSE
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BMC
2 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco
2 2 (28.57%) Palo Alto
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) IFS
3 1 (14.29%) VMware