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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 53 53 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing MS Office 29 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.93% 2.34% 4.59%
As % of the Applications category 31.18% 39.02% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 11
Median daily rate £308 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.89% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £95 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £450 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £293 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.98% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Median hourly rate £11.15 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.45% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%

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
93 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.60% 5.99% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 27 20
Median daily rate £350 £325 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £95 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.50 £14.75 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.81% +20.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.25 £14.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +13.79%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -6 25 £308 -16.89% 5
Sunderland -2 2 £650 -
MS Office
North East

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (42.59%) Windows
3 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
4 19 (35.19%) ITIL
5 18 (33.33%) SharePoint
6 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
7 15 (27.78%) Migration
7 15 (27.78%) Office 365
8 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2010
9 12 (22.22%) Service Management
10 11 (20.37%) Cadence
10 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
11 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
11 9 (16.67%) DNS
11 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
11 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
12 8 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (14.81%) Skype
12 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
12 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
12 8 (14.81%) MCSE
12 8 (14.81%) DHCP
12 8 (14.81%) Project Management

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 18 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 13 (24.07%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (14.81%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (14.81%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.96%) MS Project
3 4 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.67%) DNS
2 8 (14.81%) DHCP
2 8 (14.81%) Skype
3 5 (9.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) StarTeam
General
1 7 (12.96%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Publishing
3 3 (5.56%) Local Government
4 2 (3.70%) Billing
4 2 (3.70%) Legal
5 1 (1.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Analyst
2 10 (18.52%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.81%) PMO Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) IT Analyst
4 7 (12.96%) Messaging Support
4 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Messaging Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Support Consultant
6 5 (9.26%) Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) PMO Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Project Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Project Support Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) SharePoint Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Report Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.85%) .NET
1 1 (1.85%) HTML
1 1 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Clustering
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) Android
3 7 (12.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
6 4 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) AIX
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 15 (27.78%) Migration
3 12 (22.22%) Service Management
4 9 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 8 (14.81%) Project Management
6 7 (12.96%) Change Management
6 7 (12.96%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
7 5 (9.26%) Information Management
7 5 (9.26%) Workflow
8 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.56%) Content Management
9 3 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.56%) Information Governance
9 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
10 2 (3.70%) Business Development
10 2 (3.70%) Incident Management
10 2 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (14.81%) MCSE
5 4 (7.41%) ECDL
6 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (3.70%) Degree
7 2 (3.70%) MCSA
8 1 (1.85%) DCSE
8 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.85%) MCITP
8 1 (1.85%) MCTS
8 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (31.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.81%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (1.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.37%) Cadence
3 7 (12.96%) Trend Micro
4 3 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.85%) Apple
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
5 1 (1.85%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Veritas
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