The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 3.03% 7.06% 7.96%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 54.55% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 0
Median daily rate £350 £150 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £285 £288 £290
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -0.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.92% +131.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
MS Office
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Applications Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
9 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 13.64% 12.94% 17.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Median daily rate £315 £150 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.00% -66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £120 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £250 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £32.50 £14.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +131.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) DameWare
3 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) Dell

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) HR Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) NetBackup Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (20.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) DameWare
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) PeopleSoft
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) LANDesk
3 1 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (20.00%) Veeam