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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 7 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 2 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 2.99% 12.09% 0.84%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 52.38% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£225 £255 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
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
14 21 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 20.90% 23.08% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 3
Average daily rate £238 £280 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.17% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £188 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 8 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
7 5 (31.25%) SAP
7 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
7 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) FMCG
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
8 4 (25.00%) Remedy
8 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
9 3 (18.75%) Citrix
9 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
9 3 (18.75%) Android
9 3 (18.75%) Retail
10 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
10 2 (12.50%) COBIT
10 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
10 2 (12.50%) SLA
10 2 (12.50%) Internet
11 1 (6.25%) Service Management
11 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
11 1 (6.25%) ITSM

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Desk Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Service Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (18.75%) Desktop Support
5 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) FMCG
3 2 (12.50%) Smartphone
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
5 3 (18.75%) Android
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Logistics
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Management
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCP
1 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) SAP
3 4 (25.00%) Remedy
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow
Uxbridge, Middlesex
QA Limited
Rate: £150.00 per week
Posted: 17 days ago