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 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 21 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 10 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.53% 6.21% 6.67%
As % of the Applications category 35.71% 48.78% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 15
Median daily rate £187 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.45% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £125 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £550 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £305 £255
% change year-on-year
-9.83% +19.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 £18.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -26.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £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
28 41 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 9.89% 12.73% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 21
Median daily rate £275 £325 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +62.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £366
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £319
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 6
Median hourly rate £20.43 £13.50 £18.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.31% -26.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.20 £27.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.66% -

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 9 December 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 9 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 Southampton region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
6 4 (18.18%) Degree
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
7 3 (13.64%) VPN
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) VBA
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) Finance
7 3 (13.64%) NHS
7 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
8 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (9.09%) Data Management
8 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
8 2 (9.09%) Office 365
8 2 (9.09%) Xerox
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (9.09%) Remedy
8 2 (9.09%) Project Management
8 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) VMware

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 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) IBM Notes
2 1 (4.55%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (4.55%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
1 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 1 (4.55%) DHCP
2 1 (4.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) GSM
2 1 (4.55%) LAN
2 1 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.55%) UMTS
2 1 (4.55%) WAN
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Legal
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support
2 5 (22.73%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Deskside Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.09%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.64%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (9.09%) Change Management
2 2 (9.09%) Data Management
2 2 (9.09%) Incident Management
2 2 (9.09%) Project Management
2 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Data Entry
3 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Dependency Management
3 1 (4.55%) Escalation Management
3 1 (4.55%) Information Management
3 1 (4.55%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.55%) Programme Management
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
3 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
1 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 2 (9.09%) C
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) AAT
2 1 (4.55%) CCNA
2 1 (4.55%) CIMA
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) MCSE
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Intel
2 2 (9.09%) Remedy
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Xerox
3 1 (4.55%) BMC
3 1 (4.55%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) Epicor
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Lotus
3 1 (4.55%) Nortel
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
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