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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Renfrewshire
Rank 11 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 12.12% 2.38% 9.76%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 23.53% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 8
Median daily rate £273 £96 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+184.74% -76.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £96 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £219 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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
12 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 36.36% 10.12% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 11
Median daily rate £281 £355 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.98% -14.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £188 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £433 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Renfrewshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Renfrewshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Erskine +31 4 £273 +9.00%
MS Office
Scotland

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Renfrewshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows XP
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (93.33%) Windows 7
1 14 (93.33%) Office 365
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 14 (93.33%) Windows 10
2 13 (86.67%) Server Virtualisation
2 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
2 13 (86.67%) Change Management
2 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
3 12 (80.00%) MCTS
3 12 (80.00%) MCITP
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (80.00%) MCSE
3 12 (80.00%) MCSA
4 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
4 11 (73.33%) AIX
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) Netcool
4 11 (73.33%) Intel Security
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
4 11 (73.33%) StarTeam
4 11 (73.33%) ISTQB
4 11 (73.33%) Clustering
4 11 (73.33%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (73.33%) Veritas

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire 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 11 (73.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Analyst
2 9 (60.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Hardware Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) Windows 10
1 14 (93.33%) Windows 7
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 14 (93.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 14 (93.33%) Windows XP
2 11 (73.33%) AIX
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Change Management
1 13 (86.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 13 (86.67%) Software Testing
2 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 8 (53.33%) Smoke Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) MCITP
1 12 (80.00%) MCSA
1 12 (80.00%) MCSE
1 12 (80.00%) MCTS
1 12 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (73.33%) ISTQB
3 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 4 (26.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (86.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (73.33%) McAfee ePO
1 11 (73.33%) Netcool
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
2 11 (73.33%) Intel Security
2 11 (73.33%) Veritas