The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 56 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.46% 7.92% 10.77%
As % of the Applications category 43.48% 48.48% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 10
Median daily rate £310 - £418
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £293 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £13.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -5.00%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
23 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.65% 16.34% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 12
Median daily rate £245 £400 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +24.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £355 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.06 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Shropshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

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 Shropshire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Telford -39 10 £310 - 1
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 13 (35.14%) Pega
4 12 (32.43%) Conflict Management
4 12 (32.43%) RUP
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
5 10 (27.03%) Open Workbench
6 8 (21.62%) SDLC
6 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
6 8 (21.62%) Change Management
6 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Systems Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) PVCS
7 7 (18.92%) XML
7 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
9 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
9 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
10 4 (10.81%) Statistics
10 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.81%) ITIL
10 4 (10.81%) Project Management
11 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
11 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
11 3 (8.11%) JIRA
11 3 (8.11%) Problem Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Confluence
2 1 (2.70%) Documentum
Applications
1 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (27.03%) Open Workbench
3 2 (5.41%) AutoCAD
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.70%) HBase
1 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) PVCS
2 3 (8.11%) JIRA
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Requirements Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (13.51%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.11%) RUP Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 2 (5.41%) Communications Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Documentum Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Financial Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Incident Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Statistics
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Conflict Management
1 12 (32.43%) RUP
2 8 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (21.62%) Change Management
2 8 (21.62%) Data Analysis
2 8 (21.62%) Data Modelling
2 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
2 8 (21.62%) SDLC
2 8 (21.62%) Systems Analysis
3 6 (16.22%) Resource Management
4 5 (13.51%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Waterfall
6 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.41%) Network Design
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Pega
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.70%) Informatica
3 1 (2.70%) Niku
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) webMethods