The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.35% 5.71% 3.86%
As % of the Applications category 72.00% 32.26% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 0
Average daily rate
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£225 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £201 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.22% -26.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 9
Average hourly rate £10.33 £10.00 £10.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £10.00 £9.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £11.21 £11.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -
MS Office
South Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
25 31 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 10.20% 17.71% 9.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 4
Average daily rate £300 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 11
Average hourly rate £10.33 £11.51 £10.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +12.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.97 £71.00 £12.09
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
4 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (25.00%) HP
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.29%) XML
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
8 3 (10.71%) Time Management
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
8 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
8 3 (10.71%) Finance
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.71%) Project Management
9 2 (7.14%) Informatica
9 2 (7.14%) Lotus
9 2 (7.14%) Legal
9 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
9 2 (7.14%) Service Management
9 2 (7.14%) SAS
9 2 (7.14%) Trillium
9 2 (7.14%) SLA
9 2 (7.14%) Cognos
9 2 (7.14%) HTML
9 2 (7.14%) JavaScript

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.14%) SAS
2 2 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Lync
3 1 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) OLAP
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
2 2 (7.14%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Deskside Support
6 1 (3.57%) UAT Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) XML
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) .NET
2 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows XP
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.71%) Time Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.71%) Project Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.14%) Data Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.14%) Analytics
4 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Stories
5 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Information Management
5 1 (3.57%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) MCSE
1 1 (3.57%) MCSA
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
1 2 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
1 1 (3.57%) SCVMM
1 1 (3.57%) OVSD
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Informatica
3 2 (7.14%) Lotus
3 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
3 2 (7.14%) Trillium
3 2 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) Palantir
3 2 (7.14%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) CommVault
4 1 (3.57%) VMware
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