The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 3.07% 12.32% 30.36%
As % of the Applications category 29.41% 73.91% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 5
Average daily rate £96 £350 £329
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.65% +6.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
MS Office
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 10.43% 16.67% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 9
Average daily rate £344 £407 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.48% +23.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £347 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £451 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -20 3 £250 -28.57%
Paisley - 2 £96 -
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Network Design
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (12.50%) LAN
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) AutoCAD
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Financial Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO
3 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
1 2 (25.00%) Logistics
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Network Design
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft