The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 37 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 13 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.73% 3.65% 4.47%
As % of the Applications category 34.21% 51.72% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £388 £300 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +185.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £167 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £325 £313
UK excluding London median daily rate £284 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £12.50 £13.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% -7.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £10.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £24.40 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.99
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +0.08%
MS Office
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
38 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 7.98% 7.06% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 16
Median daily rate £306 £265 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.56% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £225 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £325 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 9
Median hourly rate £18.71 £12.50 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.68% -10.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.03 £9.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 July 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
Sheffield -12 10 £500 +53.84% 2
Doncaster +8 2 £388 +68.47% 2
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
3 9 (34.62%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
4 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (26.92%) Service Management
4 7 (26.92%) Office 365
5 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (19.23%) Finance
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
6 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (15.38%) Workflow
7 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
7 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
7 4 (15.38%) MS Project
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (15.38%) CCNA
7 4 (15.38%) Internet
8 3 (11.54%) Legal
8 3 (11.54%) ITSM
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Banking
8 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
8 3 (11.54%) Statistics
8 3 (11.54%) WFM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.69%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (53.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (15.38%) MS Project
3 4 (15.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
4 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Office 365
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) Broadband
2 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 2 (7.69%) ISDN
2 2 (7.69%) PSTN
2 2 (7.69%) Telepresence
2 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.85%) SAN
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) VPN
3 1 (3.85%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
2 3 (11.54%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Advertising
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Local Government
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Coordinator
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Firewall Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support
4 2 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing Technician
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Check Point Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Architect
5 1 (3.85%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Transformation Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Statistics
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) NHS
4 1 (3.85%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 4 (15.38%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Incident Management
5 3 (11.54%) ITSM
5 3 (11.54%) WFM
6 2 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Identity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.69%) Migration
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.69%) Web Filtering
7 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) CCNA
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.85%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.69%) Lotus
3 2 (7.69%) Peregrine
3 2 (7.69%) Polycom
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
3 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
3 2 (7.69%) Verint
4 1 (3.85%) Adobe
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Bomgar
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.85%) Spiceworks
4 1 (3.85%) VMware