The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 26 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.67% 5.04% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 47.37% 41.18% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £360 £145 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+148.27% +34.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

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

Applications Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.76% 12.23% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 2
Median daily rate £300 £408 £204
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +100.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £142 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £281
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.73 £15.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.80% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Ipswich -7 4 £420 +88.76% 1
Beccles - 1 £300 -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
4 6 (35.29%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Internet
4 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (29.41%) CCA
5 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (29.41%) MCSE
6 4 (23.53%) MS Project
6 4 (23.53%) NHS
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (17.65%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) MS Project Server
7 3 (17.65%) System Testing
7 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) MCP
8 2 (11.76%) Windows
8 2 (11.76%) LAN
8 2 (11.76%) WLAN
8 2 (11.76%) WAN
8 2 (11.76%) Firewall

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (17.65%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (35.29%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (29.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (23.53%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Internet
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wireless
2 2 (11.76%) WLAN
General
1 2 (11.76%) Law
1 2 (11.76%) Legal
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Programme Planner
3 2 (11.76%) Designer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Designer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) PMO Planner
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) NHS
3 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.76%) Statistics
4 1 (5.88%) PMI
4 1 (5.88%) Reinsurance
4 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Data Analysis
1 6 (35.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Critical Path Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) System Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (11.76%) Data Management
4 2 (11.76%) Dependency Management
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
4 2 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Business Development
5 1 (5.88%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) CCNA
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCA
2 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (29.41%) MCSE
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (17.65%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) i2
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