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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 34 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 8 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 3.76% 6.67% 3.23%
As % of the Applications category 44.44% 61.11% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate
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£150 £255 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +88.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £245 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.36% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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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
18 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 8.45% 10.91% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 10
Average daily rate £200 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £185 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.87% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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
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 24 April 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 23 (95.83%) MS Excel
2 20 (83.33%) ITIL
2 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (75.00%) OpenView
3 18 (75.00%) HP
3 18 (75.00%) MCP
3 18 (75.00%) Service Management
3 18 (75.00%) SLA
4 17 (70.83%) IBM Notes
4 17 (70.83%) Lotus
4 17 (70.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
6 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
8 3 (12.50%) Finance
8 3 (12.50%) MS Project
9 2 (8.33%) Windows
9 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 2 (8.33%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
10 1 (4.17%) JIRA
10 1 (4.17%) QA
10 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 1 (4.17%) Kanban
10 1 (4.17%) CAPA
10 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (70.83%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (95.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
3 3 (12.50%) MS Project
4 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 16 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (4.17%) Network Planner
4 1 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
4 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) ITIL
2 18 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) Coaching
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.17%) Kanban
4 1 (4.17%) CAPA
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.17%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) TQM
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
4 1 (4.17%) Scrum
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 18 (75.00%) MCP
2 7 (29.17%) Security Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (75.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 18 (75.00%) OpenView
2 17 (70.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 18 (75.00%) HP
3 17 (70.83%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) BT
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