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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 17 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.99% 4.58% 2.09%
As % of the Applications category 64.29% 30.14% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 14 7
Median daily rate £375 £370 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +34.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £277 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £485 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.40 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +3.04%
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
42 73 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.43% 15.21% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 53 48
Median daily rate £375 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £187 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 5
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 £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 15 (39.47%) Windows
3 13 (34.21%) SQL
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
4 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
5 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
5 11 (28.95%) tcpdump
5 11 (28.95%) Junos
5 11 (28.95%) VPN
5 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) DHCP
5 11 (28.95%) Firewall
5 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
5 11 (28.95%) Juniper
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
7 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) Web Services
7 8 (21.05%) IIS
7 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
7 8 (21.05%) HTML
7 8 (21.05%) HTTP
7 8 (21.05%) SSL
7 8 (21.05%) .NET
7 8 (21.05%) Data Management
7 8 (21.05%) JSON
7 8 (21.05%) RESTful

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 (21.05%) IIS
2 7 (18.42%) SAS
3 3 (7.89%) IBM Notes
4 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.26%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (31.58%) MS Visio
2 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 5 (13.16%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.63%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.95%) DHCP
1 11 (28.95%) DNS
1 11 (28.95%) Firewall
1 11 (28.95%) Junos
1 11 (28.95%) tcpdump
1 11 (28.95%) VPN
1 11 (28.95%) Wireshark
2 8 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (21.05%) HTTP
2 8 (21.05%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Skype
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) Base SAS
2 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 8 (21.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.63%) Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Support Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Network Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Network Support
2 11 (28.95%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Data Consultant
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Senior Support Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) SQL Developer
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (18.42%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Management Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Data Migration Specialist
7 2 (5.26%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) .NET
1 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
1 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
1 8 (21.05%) JSON
1 8 (21.05%) RESTful
1 8 (21.05%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
1 2 (5.26%) RIA
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) iPad
2 1 (2.63%) iPhone
2 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (39.47%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Data Management
2 7 (18.42%) Data Analysis
2 7 (18.42%) Data Governance
2 7 (18.42%) Data Modelling
2 7 (18.42%) Metadata Management
2 7 (18.42%) Quality Management
2 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 7 (18.42%) Validation
3 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
4 3 (7.89%) Migration
4 3 (7.89%) Service Management
4 3 (7.89%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) CRM
5 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.26%) ETL
5 2 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.26%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) C
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) ISEB
3 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.89%) SLA
3 2 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) CheckPoint
2 11 (28.95%) Juniper
3 9 (23.68%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Lotus
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) VMware