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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 47 40 27
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 4 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.92% 2.79% 4.25%
As % of the Applications category 15.38% 32.56% 44.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 8
Median daily rate £300 £404 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +55.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £172 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £441 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £295 £270
% change year-on-year
-6.77% +9.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £16.75 £11.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +46.44%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.81 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-11.68% +11.53%

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
26 43 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.96% 8.57% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 22
Median daily rate £335 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £483 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 8
Median hourly rate £22.75 £11.90 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.17% +16.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.24 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-13.68% +13.79%

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
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 19 February 2017. 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 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 -5 4 £300 -25.75% 2
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Migration
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Windows
4 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
4 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 7 (25.00%) NX-OS
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 7 (25.00%) FCoE
5 7 (25.00%) F5
5 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (25.00%) Brocade
6 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
8 4 (14.29%) SQL
8 4 (14.29%) SLA
8 4 (14.29%) SCCM
8 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (10.71%) High Availability
9 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
9 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
9 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (10.71%) Telecoms

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 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Project
3 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (28.57%) NetScaler
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (25.00%) FCoE
2 7 (25.00%) NX-OS
3 2 (7.14%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) FWSM
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) NAS
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) SSH
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) WebEx
4 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) MySQL
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.57%) Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Designer
2 4 (14.29%) Network Designer
2 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) HTML
1 1 (3.57%) Software Packaging
1 1 (3.57%) WAP
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.14%) FMCG
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
2 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (7.14%) Data Enrichment
3 2 (7.14%) Data Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
3 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
3 2 (7.14%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) PLM
3 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco
2 9 (32.14%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
4 7 (25.00%) Brocade
4 7 (25.00%) F5
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Bluefish Communications
7 1 (3.57%) BT
7 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
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