The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 60 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.40% 3.21% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 40.00% 39.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 16
Median daily rate £325 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £470 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.94 £12.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +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 Tyne and Wear region.

Applications Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
108 55 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 13.62% 8.02% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 29 36
Median daily rate £350 £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £95 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Median hourly rate £23.55 £17.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.50% +25.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £26.85 £14.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Tyne and Wear region.

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 23 £325 -12.16% 4
Sunderland -3 2 £650 - 1
Gateshead - 1 £213 -
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
3 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
4 18 (34.62%) Migration
5 17 (32.69%) ITIL
5 17 (32.69%) Windows
6 15 (28.85%) Office 365
7 13 (25.00%) Service Management
8 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 12 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (21.15%) Cadence
9 11 (21.15%) Project Management
9 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
10 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
11 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
11 8 (15.38%) DNS
11 8 (15.38%) MS Project
11 8 (15.38%) MCSE
11 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 8 (15.38%) Finance
11 8 (15.38%) Change Management
11 8 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (15.38%) Skype
11 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
12 7 (13.46%) Mobile Device Management
12 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
12 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 20 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 12 (23.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (13.46%) MS Exchange
4 7 (13.46%) Office Communications Server
4 7 (13.46%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.38%) MS Project
2 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (9.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (28.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.92%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
1 8 (15.38%) Skype
2 7 (13.46%) DHCP
3 5 (9.62%) Intranet
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (9.62%) Publishing
3 3 (5.77%) Billing
3 3 (5.77%) Local Government
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 9 (17.31%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Messaging Support
4 6 (11.54%) Support Consultant
4 6 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Messaging Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) PMO Support Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) Project Support Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) SharePoint Administrator
5 5 (9.62%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (7.69%) Coordinator
6 4 (7.69%) Report Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Blackberry
1 7 (13.46%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Fat Client
3 3 (5.77%) Thin Client
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Clustering
5 1 (1.92%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.92%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.69%) Windows
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.46%) Android
3 7 (13.46%) Apple iOS
3 7 (13.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) AIX
7 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) Migration
2 17 (32.69%) ITIL
3 13 (25.00%) Service Management
4 11 (21.15%) Project Management
5 9 (17.31%) Programme Management
6 8 (15.38%) Change Management
7 7 (13.46%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (9.62%) Information Management
8 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.69%) Workflow
10 3 (5.77%) Content Management
10 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (5.77%) Information Governance
10 3 (5.77%) Process Improvement
10 3 (5.77%) Project Governance
10 3 (5.77%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.77%) Zachman Framework
11 2 (3.85%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) JCL
2 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) REXX
Qualifications
1 22 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 11 (21.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (15.38%) MCSE
5 4 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (7.69%) Degree
6 2 (3.85%) ECDL
6 2 (3.85%) MCSA
6 2 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.85%) PMP
7 1 (1.92%) CAPM
7 1 (1.92%) DCSE
7 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.92%) MCITP
7 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.92%) Netcool
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) Cadence
3 7 (13.46%) Trend Micro
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco
5 1 (1.92%) Citrix
5 1 (1.92%) Dell
5 1 (1.92%) HP
5 1 (1.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.92%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.92%) Veritas
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