The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 18 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing MS Office 14 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 6.39% 6.49% 2.48%
As % of the Applications category 58.33% 62.86% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 7
Median daily rate £148 £325 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.46% +103.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £92 £325 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £510 £231
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £300 £280
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% -26.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £10.37 £10.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £15.25 £24.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 10.96% 10.32% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 26 22
Median daily rate £250 £325 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £91 £325 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £410 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.75 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +41.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.51 £15.25
% change year-on-year
+11.99% -4.85%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (15.00%) Dependency Management
7 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) Intel
8 2 (10.00%) Remedy
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) C
8 2 (10.00%) MS Project
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) SCCM
8 2 (10.00%) Xerox
8 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
9 1 (5.00%) Office 365
9 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
9 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
9 1 (5.00%) Skype
9 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (5.00%) Escalation Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) GSM
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) UMTS
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Deskside Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Planner
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Planner
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planner
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Deskside Support
5 1 (5.00%) Implementation Controller
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Dependency Management
2 2 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.00%) B2B
3 1 (5.00%) B2C
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) AAT
2 1 (5.00%) CIMA
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Intel
2 2 (10.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) Xerox
3 1 (5.00%) BMC
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) EMC
3 1 (5.00%) Epicor
3 1 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (5.00%) Lotus
3 1 (5.00%) Nortel
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
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