The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing MS Office 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 4.17% 6.25% -
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Salford region.

Applications Category
Salford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Salford 29.17% 12.50% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Average daily rate £250 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -3.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.60 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Salford

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

MS Office
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (66.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (66.67%) SQL

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Salford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Kimball Methodology
1 2 (66.67%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cognos
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft