The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 9 40 16
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -24
Contract jobs citing MS Office 68 41 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.54% 4.00% 7.60%
As % of the Applications category 53.54% 32.03% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 17 33
Median daily rate £265 £238 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.57% -40.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £133 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 3 4
Median hourly rate £9.50 £9.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.81 £14.00 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +0.17%
MS Office
Berkshire

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

Applications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
127 128 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.81% 12.50% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 53 68
Median daily rate £265 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 26
Median hourly rate £9.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.91% +23.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Reading

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Reading

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 91 (72.80%) Microsoft
2 62 (49.60%) MS Excel
3 39 (31.20%) Windows
4 29 (23.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 24 (19.20%) ITIL
5 24 (19.20%) Active Directory
6 22 (17.60%) GIS
7 21 (16.80%) Project Management
7 21 (16.80%) Windows Server
8 20 (16.00%) Finance
9 19 (15.20%) HP
9 19 (15.20%) SLA
10 17 (13.60%) Windows 7
11 15 (12.00%) Marketing
11 15 (12.00%) HTML
12 14 (11.20%) Oracle
12 14 (11.20%) SharePoint
13 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (10.40%) Degree
14 12 (9.60%) MS Visio
15 11 (8.80%) Analytics
15 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (8.00%) WSUS
16 10 (8.00%) SCCM
17 9 (7.20%) DV Cleared
17 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
17 9 (7.20%) Office 365
17 9 (7.20%) MCSE
17 9 (7.20%) CRM
18 8 (6.40%) SAP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 14 (11.20%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.20%) CMS
3 3 (2.40%) Documentum
4 2 (1.60%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.80%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 62 (49.60%) MS Excel
2 29 (23.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (9.60%) MS Visio
4 6 (4.80%) MS Project
5 4 (3.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (1.60%) Mingle
8 1 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.80%) InDesign
8 1 (0.80%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) WebTrends
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.40%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.60%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.20%) Office 365
2 4 (3.20%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 2 (1.60%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.60%) Trello
4 1 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.80%) IaaS
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.80%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.00%) Internet
2 4 (3.20%) Skype
3 2 (1.60%) DHCP
3 2 (1.60%) LAN
3 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.60%) WAN
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.80%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.80%) Firewall
4 1 (0.80%) IPsec
4 1 (0.80%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.60%) GIS
2 5 (4.00%) DB2
3 3 (2.40%) Big Data
3 3 (2.40%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.80%) MySQL
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.80%) Power BI
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.00%) ClearCase
2 4 (3.20%) Ant
2 4 (3.20%) ClearQuest
2 4 (3.20%) Maven
3 1 (0.80%) Jasmine
3 1 (0.80%) MSI
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (16.00%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Marketing
3 8 (6.40%) Military
3 8 (6.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.20%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.40%) Banking
5 3 (2.40%) German Language
6 2 (1.60%) Legal
6 2 (1.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
7 1 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 22 (17.60%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.00%) GIS Technician
3 19 (15.20%) Data Technician
4 11 (8.80%) Administrator
5 9 (7.20%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (7.20%) Analyst
5 9 (7.20%) Desktop Support
5 9 (7.20%) Project Administrator
6 8 (6.40%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (6.40%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Desktop Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (6.40%) Windows Support Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 7 (5.60%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.00%) HTML
2 5 (4.00%) CGI
2 5 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (0.80%) .NET
3 1 (0.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.00%) User Experience
3 4 (3.20%) Animation
3 4 (3.20%) Driving Licence
3 4 (3.20%) Fintech
3 4 (3.20%) Video Editing
4 3 (2.40%) Clustering
4 3 (2.40%) Graphic Design
4 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.40%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.40%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.40%) Social Media
5 2 (1.60%) IVR
6 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.80%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.80%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 39 (31.20%) Windows
2 21 (16.80%) Windows Server
3 17 (13.60%) Windows 7
4 7 (5.60%) Unix
5 5 (4.00%) AIX
5 5 (4.00%) Solaris
5 5 (4.00%) Windows 10
5 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.40%) Linux
7 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.80%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (19.20%) ITIL
2 21 (16.80%) Project Management
3 11 (8.80%) Analytics
4 9 (7.20%) CRM
5 8 (6.40%) B2B
5 8 (6.40%) Data Entry
5 8 (6.40%) Workflow
6 7 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (5.60%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (5.60%) Mentoring
6 7 (5.60%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.60%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.80%) Coaching
8 5 (4.00%) Business Analysis
8 5 (4.00%) Data Privacy
8 5 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (4.00%) Migration
9 4 (3.20%) Infographics
9 4 (3.20%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.00%) Perl
1 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (0.80%) C#
2 1 (0.80%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.80%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.80%) SQL
2 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
2 1 (0.80%) VB
2 1 (0.80%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.40%) Degree
1 13 (10.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.20%) DV Cleared
2 9 (7.20%) MCSE
2 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.80%) MCP
4 4 (3.20%) HND
5 3 (2.40%) MCDST
5 3 (2.40%) MCITP
6 1 (0.80%) CCNP
6 1 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.80%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.20%) SLA
2 2 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.80%) EFQM
3 1 (0.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.80%) QA
System Software
1 24 (19.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.60%) XenApp
3 1 (0.80%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (8.00%) SCCM
1 10 (8.00%) WSUS
2 5 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.60%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 91 (72.80%) Microsoft
2 19 (15.20%) HP
3 14 (11.20%) Oracle
4 8 (6.40%) SAP
5 5 (4.00%) Adobe
5 5 (4.00%) IBM
6 4 (3.20%) Google
6 4 (3.20%) Tealium
7 3 (2.40%) Citrix
7 3 (2.40%) EMC
7 3 (2.40%) Marketo
7 3 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.60%) Altiris
8 2 (1.60%) Aprimo
8 2 (1.60%) Planview
8 2 (1.60%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.60%) Veritas
9 1 (0.80%) F5
9 1 (0.80%) Juniper
9 1 (0.80%) ServiceNow
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