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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 21 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.16% 6.44% 4.67%
As % of the Applications category 62.86% 38.03% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 14
Median daily rate £350 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £225 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £286 £288 £278
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £16.83 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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 71 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 9.80% 16.95% 18.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 51 68
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £143 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 5
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Windows
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
4 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 8 (24.24%) RESTful
5 8 (24.24%) tcpdump
5 8 (24.24%) Junos
5 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (24.24%) JSON
5 8 (24.24%) Wireshark
5 8 (24.24%) Juniper
5 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
5 8 (24.24%) Firewall
5 8 (24.24%) Finance
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
5 8 (24.24%) DNS
5 8 (24.24%) SSL
5 8 (24.24%) DHCP
5 8 (24.24%) HTTP
5 8 (24.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 8 (24.24%) Web Services
5 8 (24.24%) HTML
5 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
5 8 (24.24%) .NET
5 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
5 8 (24.24%) IIS
6 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse

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 8 (24.24%) IIS
2 7 (21.21%) SAS
3 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Visio
2 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.03%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DHCP
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
1 8 (24.24%) Firewall
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
1 8 (24.24%) Junos
1 8 (24.24%) SSL
1 8 (24.24%) tcpdump
1 8 (24.24%) VPN
1 8 (24.24%) Wireshark
2 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.03%) Skype
3 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) Base SAS
2 7 (21.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 8 (24.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Support Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Network Support
2 8 (24.24%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Data Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) SQL Developer
3 7 (21.21%) VB.NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Management Consultant
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Support
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) IT Support
8 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) .NET
1 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
1 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (24.24%) HTML
1 8 (24.24%) JSON
1 8 (24.24%) RESTful
1 8 (24.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) RIA
2 1 (3.03%) iPad
2 1 (3.03%) iPhone
2 1 (3.03%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Data Analysis
1 7 (21.21%) Data Governance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Management
1 7 (21.21%) Data Modelling
1 7 (21.21%) Metadata Management
1 7 (21.21%) Quality Management
1 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 7 (21.21%) Validation
2 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
2 2 (6.06%) Workflow
3 1 (3.03%) BPMN
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL
3 1 (3.03%) ITSM
3 1 (3.03%) Migration
3 1 (3.03%) Project Management
3 1 (3.03%) SDLC
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.03%) Test Scripting
3 1 (3.03%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) SQL
2 8 (24.24%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) Data Quality
2 3 (9.09%) SLA
3 2 (6.06%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
1 1 (3.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) CheckPoint
2 8 (24.24%) Juniper
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 1 (3.03%) Apple
5 1 (3.03%) BMC
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Lotus
5 1 (3.03%) Remedy