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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 26 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 12 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 3.66% 7.76% 7.14%
As % of the Applications category 52.17% 48.08% 35.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 23
Median daily rate £315 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £180 £99
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
- +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £14.66 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -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
23 52 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.01% 16.15% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 34 74
Median daily rate £339 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £200 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £477 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 1
Median hourly rate - £20.19 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +55.26%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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 31 May 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 31 May 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 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (21.43%) HTTP
4 6 (21.43%) SSL
4 6 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
4 6 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
4 6 (21.43%) .NET
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
4 6 (21.43%) IIS
4 6 (21.43%) HTML
4 6 (21.43%) JSON
4 6 (21.43%) RESTful
4 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.86%) Metadata Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Governance
5 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
5 5 (17.86%) Base SAS
5 5 (17.86%) Data Management
5 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Validation
5 5 (17.86%) MS Excel

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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) SAS
3 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) HTTP
1 6 (21.43%) SSL
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) Base SAS
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (21.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) IT Support
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) Data Consultant
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Developer
2 5 (17.86%) VB.NET Developer
2 5 (17.86%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 4 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 4 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) IT Support Specialist
4 3 (10.71%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
1 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
1 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
1 6 (21.43%) JSON
1 6 (21.43%) RESTful
1 6 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Smartphone
1 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.14%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
3 1 (3.57%) iPhone
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (32.14%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.71%) Android
5 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (17.86%) Data Analysis
2 5 (17.86%) Data Governance
2 5 (17.86%) Data Management
2 5 (17.86%) Metadata Management
2 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
2 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (17.86%) Validation
3 3 (10.71%) CRM
3 3 (10.71%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.57%) SDLC
5 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.57%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) HND
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Apple
3 2 (7.14%) BMC
3 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 2 (7.14%) Remedy
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Lotus