The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough 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 14 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.57% 4.67% 5.53%
As % of the Applications category 38.78% 36.36% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate
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£225 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £157 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
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 Slough region.

Applications Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
49 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.96% 12.84% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 16
Average daily rate £263 £263 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £132 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £329 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -12.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (34.15%) Finance
4 13 (31.71%) Windows
5 11 (26.83%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
7 8 (19.51%) SQL
8 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
8 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
9 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (14.63%) Project Management
9 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
9 6 (14.63%) ETL
10 5 (12.20%) DSDM
10 5 (12.20%) Cognos
10 5 (12.20%) OLAP
10 5 (12.20%) SAP
10 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
10 5 (12.20%) Toad
10 5 (12.20%) Informatica
10 5 (12.20%) DataStage
10 5 (12.20%) Six Sigma
10 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (12.20%) Use Case
10 5 (12.20%) Lean Six Sigma
10 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) Lync
3 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Project
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) CODA-Financials
1 2 (4.88%) SAP CCM
1 2 (4.88%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) LAN
1 3 (7.32%) WAN
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
2 2 (4.88%) UTRAN
2 2 (4.88%) MPLS
2 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.88%) LLU
2 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.88%) UMTS
2 2 (4.88%) VoIP
2 2 (4.88%) GPRS
2 2 (4.88%) GSM
3 1 (2.44%) VPN
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (12.20%) OLAP
2 5 (12.20%) DataStage
3 3 (7.32%) SAP BI
3 3 (7.32%) SAP BW
4 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Toad
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.32%) French Language
4 2 (4.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 16 (39.02%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Support Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Data Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) SAP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Performance Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
1 1 (2.44%) XML
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (2.44%) Middleware
1 1 (2.44%) BAPI
1 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (17.07%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Statistics
3 3 (7.32%) EPoS
4 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.20%) Windows XP
4 3 (7.32%) Mac OS X
5 2 (4.88%) Windows CE
5 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Phone
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.44%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) ITIL
1 11 (26.83%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (14.63%) Project Management
2 6 (14.63%) ETL
2 6 (14.63%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (12.20%) Use Case
3 5 (12.20%) Systems Analysis
3 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (12.20%) DSDM
3 5 (12.20%) Six Sigma
3 5 (12.20%) Waterfall
3 5 (12.20%) Kimball Methodology
3 5 (12.20%) Inmon Methodology
3 5 (12.20%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
4 4 (9.76%) Document Management
4 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) C
3 1 (2.44%) ABAP
3 1 (2.44%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) MCSA
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) MOS
2 2 (4.88%) MCTS
2 2 (4.88%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (17.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Netcool
1 2 (4.88%) Nagios
1 2 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.88%) NetBackup
1 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.88%) WSUS
1 2 (4.88%) SCCM
1 2 (4.88%) SCOM
1 2 (4.88%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.20%) SAP
2 5 (12.20%) Cognos
2 5 (12.20%) Informatica
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
4 3 (7.32%) BT
5 2 (4.88%) ProCurve
5 2 (4.88%) Aerohive Networks
5 2 (4.88%) Meru Networks
5 2 (4.88%) HP
5 2 (4.88%) Citrix
5 2 (4.88%) CA
5 2 (4.88%) Ericsson
5 2 (4.88%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (4.88%) Nokia
5 2 (4.88%) CODA
5 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.88%) Sage
5 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec
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