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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 33 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.18% 4.84% 7.14%
As % of the Applications category 61.11% 30.00% 52.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £436 £150 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+191.30% -63.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £150 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £150 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
-0.17% +15.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.78%
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
36 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.11% 16.13% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 11
Median daily rate £486 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.12 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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
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 30 June 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 -13 22 £436 -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (42.86%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) Open Workbench
3 13 (37.14%) Conflict Management
4 10 (28.57%) Change Management
4 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
5 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.86%) Project Management
6 7 (20.00%) Line Management
7 6 (17.14%) Matrix Organization
7 6 (17.14%) Project Governance
8 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (14.29%) SDLC
8 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
8 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
8 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
8 5 (14.29%) RUP
8 5 (14.29%) PVCS
8 5 (14.29%) XML
9 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.43%) Statistics
9 4 (11.43%) Windows 8

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 4 (11.43%) Confluence
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
2 13 (37.14%) Open Workbench
3 3 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.71%) AutoCAD
4 2 (5.71%) MS Project
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) PTC Creo
5 1 (2.86%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) VPN
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.71%) HBase
2 2 (5.71%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) PVCS
2 4 (11.43%) JIRA
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Communications Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.86%) Administrator
6 1 (2.86%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (2.86%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Statistics
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
2 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
3 3 (8.57%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Conflict Management
2 10 (28.57%) Change Management
2 10 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 10 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (22.86%) Project Management
4 7 (20.00%) Line Management
5 6 (17.14%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (17.14%) Project Governance
6 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 5 (14.29%) RUP
6 5 (14.29%) SDLC
6 5 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (11.43%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.57%) ITIL
9 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.71%) Open Source
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE
9 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.57%) ISEB
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
3 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.86%) HNC
4 1 (2.86%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) JSP 440
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (8.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) HP
2 3 (8.57%) Intel Security
2 3 (8.57%) Niku
2 3 (8.57%) Pega
3 2 (5.71%) Cloudera
3 2 (5.71%) Informatica
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) webMethods
4 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
4 1 (2.86%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Splunk