The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 27 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Office 15 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.95% 3.59% 10.82%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 39.29% 60.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 13
Average daily rate £313 £180 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+73.37% -45.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £94 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £322 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 £13.29 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+191.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
39 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 12.87% 9.15% 17.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 12 19
Average daily rate £325 £238 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -23.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £100 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £490 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 0
Average hourly rate £38.75 £15.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Somerset

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 13 £300 - 1
Street +7 1 - -
Bath -4 1 £325 +104.72% 1
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
4 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) C++
5 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (24.00%) REST
6 5 (20.00%) Logistics
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
7 4 (16.00%) Finance
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Replication
8 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
8 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (12.00%) SLA
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL
8 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) C
9 2 (8.00%) HTML
9 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
9 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
9 2 (8.00%) CSS
9 2 (8.00%) Change Management
9 2 (8.00%) FrameMaker
9 2 (8.00%) Military
9 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
9 2 (8.00%) Web Development

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) FrameMaker
2 2 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.00%) MS Project
3 1 (4.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (4.00%) PTC Creo
3 1 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (8.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Military
4 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Field Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) REST
2 2 (8.00%) CSS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) DHTML
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) SGML
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) XSL
3 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Logistics
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (8.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.00%) Time Management
4 2 (8.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Release Management
5 1 (4.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) APMG
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Casewise
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Rally
Somerset
Stott & May
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £30 - £50 per hour
Posted: 24 days ago