The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 23 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 5.74% 5.79% 2.13%
As % of the Applications category 54.29% 37.50% 18.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 8
Median daily rate £350 £375 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +76.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £340 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £455 £295
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £15.64 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
MS Office
Wiltshire

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

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
35 72 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.57% 15.45% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 55 44
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £318 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (46.15%) Windows
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 12 (30.77%) MS Visio
6 11 (28.21%) DHCP
6 11 (28.21%) Firewall
6 11 (28.21%) VPN
6 11 (28.21%) DNS
6 11 (28.21%) Juniper
6 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
6 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
6 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
6 11 (28.21%) Junos
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
8 9 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 9 (23.08%) .NET
8 9 (23.08%) HTML
8 9 (23.08%) IIS
8 9 (23.08%) Web Services
8 9 (23.08%) Cisco
8 9 (23.08%) RESTful
8 9 (23.08%) Finance
9 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (20.51%) JSON
9 8 (20.51%) SSL
9 8 (20.51%) HTTP
9 8 (20.51%) VB.NET

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (23.08%) IIS
2 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
3 4 (10.26%) SAS
4 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 5 (12.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) DHCP
1 11 (28.21%) DNS
1 11 (28.21%) Firewall
1 11 (28.21%) Junos
1 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
1 11 (28.21%) VPN
1 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
2 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (20.51%) HTTP
2 8 (20.51%) SSL
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Base SAS
2 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 9 (23.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.56%) NuGet
3 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.21%) Network Support
2 11 (28.21%) Network Support Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Developer
4 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Support
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Senior Support Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Developer
4 7 (17.95%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (17.95%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Deskside Support
5 4 (10.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) .NET
1 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET
1 9 (23.08%) HTML
1 9 (23.08%) RESTful
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (20.51%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.56%) Ajax
3 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.56%) HTML5
3 1 (2.56%) jQuery
3 1 (2.56%) LINQ
3 1 (2.56%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (2.56%) SOAP
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.13%) Replication
1 2 (5.13%) RIA
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) iPhone
2 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (46.15%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
2 5 (12.82%) Data Management
2 5 (12.82%) ITIL
2 5 (12.82%) Service Management
3 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
3 4 (10.26%) Data Governance
3 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
3 4 (10.26%) Metadata Management
3 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
3 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (10.26%) Validation
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.13%) ETL
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) SQL
2 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) C
4 1 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB6
4 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
3 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
2 11 (28.21%) Juniper
3 9 (23.08%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) Lotus
5 1 (2.56%) Apple
5 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.56%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) VMware