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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 27 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 13 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.63% 5.72% 3.88%
As % of the Applications category 46.43% 37.50% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 8
Median daily rate £388 £425 £133
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +220.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £350 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £450 £314
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -30.92%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.71 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +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 Swindon region.

Applications Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
28 56 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.82% 15.26% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 44
Median daily rate £375 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £240 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -44.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.48 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.24% +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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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 Swindon region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
3 15 (48.39%) Windows
4 8 (25.81%) ITIL
4 8 (25.81%) Finance
4 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
5 6 (19.35%) Apple
6 5 (16.13%) SLA
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) SQL
6 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
6 5 (16.13%) Service Management
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
7 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
7 4 (12.90%) Android
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (12.90%) Firewall
7 4 (12.90%) Retail
7 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
7 4 (12.90%) CRM
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (12.90%) Lotus
8 3 (9.68%) Juniper
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco
8 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
8 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
8 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
8 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

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 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) SAS
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (51.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (25.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (16.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) OneDrive
2 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Junos
2 3 (9.68%) tcpdump
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) Wireshark
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) Internet
4 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Base SAS
2 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.23%) DB2
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) NuGet
1 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Retail
3 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
1 8 (25.81%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Deskside Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Deskside Support
2 4 (12.90%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Network Support
3 3 (9.68%) Network Support Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Server Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.23%) Ajax
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
1 1 (3.23%) HTML
1 1 (3.23%) HTML5
1 1 (3.23%) jQuery
1 1 (3.23%) LINQ
1 1 (3.23%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (3.23%) RESTful
1 1 (3.23%) SOAP
1 1 (3.23%) Spring
1 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Smart Meter
2 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.68%) Driving Licence
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Copywriting
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Android
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Service Management
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Change Management
5 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 3 (9.68%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Data Migration
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Test Management
6 2 (6.45%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.23%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB6
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) CIPD
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) P3O
3 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (19.35%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) Lotus
4 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Citrix
5 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
5 1 (3.23%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
5 1 (3.23%) VMware