The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 31 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 6 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.05% 8.46% 2.17%
As % of the Applications category 46.15% 42.50% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£358 £118 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+204.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £289 £263
% change year-on-year
+0.77% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Warrington region.

Applications Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
13 40 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 4.45% 19.90% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 0
Average daily rate £400 £205 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -41.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 8 (57.14%) Service Management
4 7 (50.00%) OpenView
4 7 (50.00%) HP
4 7 (50.00%) MCP
4 7 (50.00%) SLA
5 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
5 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (35.71%) Lotus
6 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
7 3 (21.43%) Windows
7 3 (21.43%) MS Project
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
8 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (14.29%) Finance
8 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
8 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 2 (14.29%) Coaching
8 2 (14.29%) QA
8 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
8 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
8 2 (14.29%) SQL
8 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
8 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Change Management
9 1 (7.14%) TQM
9 1 (7.14%) NHS

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (92.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) EDMS
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
3 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) ITIL
1 8 (57.14%) Service Management
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
3 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Coaching
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) CAPA
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
2 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) OpenView
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) Lotus