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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 24 52 33
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.24% 1.31% 4.24%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 12.50% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 13
Median daily rate £143 £325 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.15% +85.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £153 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £345 £250
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £263
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +16.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £13.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% +67.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
26 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 11.02% 10.47% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 22
Median daily rate £325 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £81 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £425 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 3
Median hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +204.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £22.25 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.40 £35.00 £12.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Yeovil - 3 - -
Bath +7 2 £175 -48.14% 2
Taunton - 2 - - 1
Weston-super-Mare -1 1 £110 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 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 Somerset region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
2 13 (48.15%) Gantt Chart
3 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (25.93%) RIA
6 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
6 5 (18.52%) Windows
6 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (11.11%) Finance
8 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 2 (7.41%) SDLC
10 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
10 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
10 1 (3.70%) SCCM
10 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (3.70%) Logistics
10 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
10 1 (3.70%) Marketing
10 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (74.07%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Junior
4 5 (18.52%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) Software Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Business Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
7 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Gantt Chart
2 11 (40.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Project Management
5 4 (14.81%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) Data Entry
7 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.70%) Logistics
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.70%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
1 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
1 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) VMware