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 21 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 16 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 20 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.55% 5.41% 4.00%
As % of the Applications category 64.52% 30.30% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Average daily rate
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£238 £120 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £251 £213 £273
% change year-on-year
+18.23% -22.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 8
Average hourly rate £10.50 £10.00 £10.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -1.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.95 £10.00 £9.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.15 £11.21 £12.21
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
31 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.70% 17.84% 9.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 4
Average daily rate £300 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -21.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £11.51 £10.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +13.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £10.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £71.00 £12.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%

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 21 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 21 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 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
4 9 (33.33%) ITIL
4 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 7 (25.93%) HP
6 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
8 4 (14.81%) XML
8 4 (14.81%) SQL
8 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
9 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
9 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) Finance
9 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (7.41%) Legal
10 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
10 2 (7.41%) Service Management
10 2 (7.41%) Informatica
10 2 (7.41%) Lotus
10 2 (7.41%) SAS
10 2 (7.41%) Trillium
10 2 (7.41%) SLA
10 2 (7.41%) Cognos
10 2 (7.41%) HTML
10 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
10 2 (7.41%) VB.NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) OLAP
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (18.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Administrator
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Technician
6 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) jQuery
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Incident Management
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Service Management
4 2 (7.41%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
4 2 (7.41%) Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) User Stories
5 1 (3.70%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) MCSE
1 1 (3.70%) MCSA
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) OpenView
1 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.70%) OVSD
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) SCOM
1 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Informatica
3 2 (7.41%) Lotus
3 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Trillium
3 2 (7.41%) Palantir
3 2 (7.41%) MobileIron
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) CommVault
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £8 - £12 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150.00 - £300.00 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 5 days ago