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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 17 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 11.11% 25.00% 5.13%
As % of the Applications category 47.22% 85.71% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 0
Average daily rate
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£265 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £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 £14.00 £13.38
% change year-on-year
- +4.67%
Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 23.53% 29.17% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 7 0
Average daily rate £282 £369 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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 28 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 28 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 -10 16 £265 -28.13%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 9 (42.86%) ITIL
4 9 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (42.86%) Project Management
5 7 (33.33%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
6 6 (28.57%) Release Management
6 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) LAN
7 5 (23.81%) WAN
7 5 (23.81%) MS Access
7 5 (23.81%) MS Project
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) VMware
8 4 (19.05%) McAfee
9 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
9 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (14.29%) Service Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
2 9 (42.86%) MS Visio
3 5 (23.81%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) LAN
1 5 (23.81%) WAN
2 3 (14.29%) DHCP
2 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (14.29%) Network Security
2 3 (14.29%) Junos
2 3 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) RIP
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MS Access
2 3 (14.29%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Analyst
1 5 (23.81%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Release Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Build Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Design Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Network Support
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Release Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
1 1 (4.76%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (14.29%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Project Management
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 7 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (28.57%) Release Management
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Project Planning
5 3 (14.29%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 2 (9.52%) Network Management
6 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.76%) Business Process Improvement
7 1 (4.76%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) SC Cleared
1 17 (80.95%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (14.29%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
1 2 (9.52%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) McAfee
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Altiris
4 3 (14.29%) Crossbeam
4 3 (14.29%) TippingPoint
4 3 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
4 3 (14.29%) F5
4 3 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) EMC