The first table below looks at the demand for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Renfrewshire region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.07% 19.05% 5.13%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 61.54% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 0
Average daily rate
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£240 £361 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.46% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £270 £275
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.01 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-0.07% +7.76%
Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
33 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 22.15% 30.95% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 12 0
Average daily rate £280 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Renfrewshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Renfrewshire

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 Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. 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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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
Erskine -7 14 £240 -33.46%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (52.00%) MS Visio
4 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 10 (40.00%) Project Management
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 8 (32.00%) ITIL
6 8 (32.00%) HP
7 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (24.00%) Release Management
8 6 (24.00%) McAfee
8 6 (24.00%) MS Project
8 6 (24.00%) LAN
8 6 (24.00%) WAN
9 5 (20.00%) MS Access
9 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 5 (20.00%) JSP
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (20.00%) CCNA
9 5 (20.00%) Cisco
9 5 (20.00%) Network Design
9 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (20.00%) JSP 440
10 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (16.00%) CAD
10 4 (16.00%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (8.00%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Visio
2 10 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (24.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) LAN
1 6 (24.00%) WAN
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) DNS
3 2 (8.00%) RIP
4 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MS Access
2 3 (12.00%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.00%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Release Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Build Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Coordinator
4 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) JSP
2 2 (8.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) ITIL
3 7 (28.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Release Management
5 5 (20.00%) Network Design
5 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) CAD
7 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
9 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
9 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (4.00%) Security Architecture
9 1 (4.00%) Workflow
9 1 (4.00%) Migration
9 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 20 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) CCNA
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (12.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) HP
3 6 (24.00%) McAfee
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) VMware
5 4 (16.00%) Blue Coat
6 3 (12.00%) Altiris
7 1 (4.00%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.00%) Lumension
7 1 (4.00%) IBM
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) CA
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec