The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 3.91% 3.08% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 28.57% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £160 £150 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -64.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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 Solihull region.

Applications Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
14 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.94% 10.77% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 6
Median daily rate £160 £370 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.75% -6.91%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Solihull region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Capita
3 3 (50.00%) .NET
3 3 (50.00%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
General
1 3 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Information Officer
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Resource Planner
1 1 (16.67%) Senior Resource Planner
1 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
1 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Capita
3 1 (16.67%) VMware