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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 22 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 33 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 7.88% 4.56% 6.81%
As % of the Applications category 43.42% 31.91% 56.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 5
Average daily rate
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£240 £140 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+71.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £126 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £225 £324
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.25 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +10.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.84 £12.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.81 £16.80 £28.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
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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
76 47 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 18.14% 14.29% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 30 8
Average daily rate £350 £325 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +96.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £118 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £476 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 6
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.88 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.91% +7.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.63 £15.90 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Southampton

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 33 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
3 16 (29.09%) Windows
4 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
5 13 (23.64%) Windows 7
6 12 (21.82%) ITIL
6 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 10 (18.18%) MS Project
8 9 (16.36%) SQL
9 8 (14.55%) Citrix
9 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
10 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.73%) Project Management
10 7 (12.73%) Migration
10 7 (12.73%) Firewall
11 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
11 6 (10.91%) ERP
11 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
11 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (10.91%) Agresso
12 5 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
12 5 (9.09%) DHCP
12 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
12 5 (9.09%) Java
12 5 (9.09%) JUnit
12 5 (9.09%) Ruby
12 5 (9.09%) MCDST
12 5 (9.09%) Maven
12 5 (9.09%) VMware

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.64%) Lync
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 33 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.18%) MS Project
3 4 (7.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.82%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Agresso
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Firewall
2 5 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (7.27%) LAN
3 4 (7.27%) WAN
4 3 (5.45%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (5.45%) Intranet
5 2 (3.64%) Internet
5 2 (3.64%) WLAN
5 2 (3.64%) ADSL
5 2 (3.64%) VPN
6 1 (1.82%) DNS
6 1 (1.82%) SAN
6 1 (1.82%) Broadband
6 1 (1.82%) Extranet
6 1 (1.82%) 3G
6 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (9.09%) JMeter
1 5 (9.09%) Maven
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
1 5 (9.09%) RSpec
1 5 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 5 (9.09%) SoapUI
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.45%) Games
2 3 (5.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.36%) Coordinator
2 6 (10.91%) Desktop Support
2 6 (10.91%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.09%) Test Leader
4 4 (7.27%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.27%) Administrator
4 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (3.64%) Developer
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (1.82%) PC Engineer
7 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
1 1 (1.82%) .NET
1 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.82%) CSS
1 1 (1.82%) XHTML
1 1 (1.82%) jQuery
1 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET 2.0
1 1 (1.82%) RESTful
1 1 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
1 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.64%) User Experience
1 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) NHS
2 1 (1.82%) Statistics
2 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.09%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Windows 7
3 6 (10.91%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) PRINCE2
2 7 (12.73%) Project Management
2 7 (12.73%) Migration
3 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Business Analysis
3 6 (10.91%) ERP
4 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 4 (7.27%) Test Strategy
5 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.64%) Service Management
7 2 (3.64%) System Testing
7 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.82%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (1.82%) Line Management
8 1 (1.82%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.36%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Ruby
2 5 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (3.64%) C#
4 1 (1.82%) C
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (9.09%) MCDST
4 4 (7.27%) MCSA
5 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 3 (5.45%) VCP4
5 3 (5.45%) CAPM
5 3 (5.45%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
5 3 (5.45%) MCP
6 2 (3.64%) MCSE
6 2 (3.64%) Degree
6 2 (3.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) XenApp
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
1 5 (9.09%) Vagrant
2 4 (7.27%) SCCM
3 2 (3.64%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (43.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Citrix
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (3.64%) Mitel
4 2 (3.64%) Apple
4 2 (3.64%) McAfee
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Lotus
5 1 (1.82%) Borland
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
5 1 (1.82%) Wyse
5 1 (1.82%) Symantec
5 1 (1.82%) Telerik
5 1 (1.82%) Altiris
5 1 (1.82%) Nintex
Southampton, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £10.00 - £11.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago