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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 11 24 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.34% 6.22% 5.27%
As % of the Applications category 33.33% 42.11% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 16
Median daily rate £353 £400 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.87% +201.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £350 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £450 £331
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £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
33 57 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.03% 14.77% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 55
Median daily rate £350 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £350 £109
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -44.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.10 £11.75 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £122.50 £123.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) Windows
3 12 (30.77%) Firewall
3 12 (30.77%) MS Visio
3 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
4 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
4 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
4 11 (28.21%) Junos
4 11 (28.21%) DHCP
4 11 (28.21%) VPN
4 11 (28.21%) DNS
4 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
4 11 (28.21%) Juniper
5 10 (25.64%) Cisco
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL
6 8 (20.51%) SQL
6 8 (20.51%) Finance
6 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
8 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (12.82%) Service Management
9 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
9 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
9 5 (12.82%) Lotus
9 5 (12.82%) SLA
9 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Apple

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 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.69%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.13%) SAS
4 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
1 12 (30.77%) MS Visio
2 6 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
2 1 (2.56%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (30.77%) Firewall
2 11 (28.21%) DHCP
2 11 (28.21%) DNS
2 11 (28.21%) Junos
2 11 (28.21%) tcpdump
2 11 (28.21%) VPN
2 11 (28.21%) Wireshark
3 8 (20.51%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (5.13%) HTTP
4 2 (5.13%) SSL
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Base SAS
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) 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 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Billing
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
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 8 (20.51%) Analyst
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
5 4 (10.26%) Deskside Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Deskside Support
5 4 (10.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Management Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.13%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
1 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 3 (7.69%) HTML
1 3 (7.69%) RESTful
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (5.13%) 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%) Spring
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.13%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.13%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.13%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) RIA
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.56%) iPad
3 1 (2.56%) iPhone
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 5 (12.82%) Windows 7
4 3 (7.69%) Android
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Service Delivery
3 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
3 5 (12.82%) Service Management
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 3 (7.69%) Change Management
5 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Data Management
5 3 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) ETL
6 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.13%) Quality Management
6 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VB
2 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.56%) VB6
3 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.13%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (5.13%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) SCCM
1 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (79.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) CheckPoint
2 11 (28.21%) Juniper
3 10 (25.64%) Cisco
4 5 (12.82%) Lotus
5 4 (10.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.13%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix
7 1 (2.56%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.56%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) IBM
7 1 (2.56%) Intel Security