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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 32 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.74% 2.16% 9.52%
As % of the Applications category 38.60% 57.14% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £265 £190 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.47% -8.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £182 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £198 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £291 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.77% +29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +180.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
Cheshire

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
57 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 14.88% 3.78% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 13
Median daily rate £375 £200 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -40.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £180 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £260 £621
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £10.00 £35.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.42% +218.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Warrington region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 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 Warrington region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
3 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
4 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
4 15 (40.54%) ITIL
5 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
5 14 (37.84%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (37.84%) Skype for Business
5 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (37.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 14 (37.84%) Skype
5 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
5 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
6 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
7 12 (32.43%) SCCM
8 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
8 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
8 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
9 9 (24.32%) Service Management
9 9 (24.32%) Service Desk Management
9 9 (24.32%) SCOM
10 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
10 7 (18.92%) vSphere
10 7 (18.92%) Migration
11 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) Quality Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 15 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 14 (37.84%) SharePoint
2 14 (37.84%) SharePoint 2013
2 14 (37.84%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 16 (43.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Skype
2 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 1 (2.70%) DHCP
3 1 (2.70%) DNS
3 1 (2.70%) GSM
3 1 (2.70%) UMTS
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (8.11%) Military
1 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Service Desk Manager
2 9 (24.32%) Service Manager
3 7 (18.92%) IT Manager
3 7 (18.92%) IT Services Manager
3 7 (18.92%) Service Analyst
3 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Architect
6 2 (5.41%) VMware Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Active Directory Designer
7 1 (2.70%) Implementation Controller
7 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.70%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
1 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) PMI
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
2 10 (27.03%) Test Automation
3 9 (24.32%) Service Desk Management
3 9 (24.32%) Service Management
4 7 (18.92%) Data Migration
4 7 (18.92%) Migration
5 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.22%) Process Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Quality Management
6 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) Regression Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.81%) System Testing
8 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) C++
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) Python
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Security Cleared
2 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.51%) MCP
4 4 (10.81%) ISEB
4 4 (10.81%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.11%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 4 (10.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) SCCM
2 9 (24.32%) SCOM
3 3 (8.11%) OpenView
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Lotus
4 2 (5.41%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco
5 1 (2.70%) SAP