The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire 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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 15 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 28 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 7.24% 7.02% 7.21%
As % of the Applications category 41.79% 38.10% 65.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 11
Average daily rate
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£110 £165 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -45.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £165 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £165 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £240 £252
% change year-on-year
+10.41% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.28 £13.60 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.85%
MS Office
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
67 42 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 17.31% 18.42% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 13
Average daily rate £275 £335 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £228 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 8
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £14.35 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.80 £20.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.32 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stratford-upon-Avon +6 4 £178 +7.57% 1
Warwick -12 2 £220 -
Nuneaton - - - - 2
Rugby - - - -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 17 (34.00%) Windows
4 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) ITIL
5 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
5 12 (24.00%) Data Entry
6 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (18.00%) Finance
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
7 9 (18.00%) Analytics
8 8 (16.00%) ServiceNow
8 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
8 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
9 7 (14.00%) VBA
9 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (14.00%) ITSM
9 7 (14.00%) Service Management
9 7 (14.00%) Statistics
10 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
10 6 (12.00%) MS Project
10 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
11 5 (10.00%) Broadband
11 5 (10.00%) C
11 5 (10.00%) Project Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (16.00%) MS Visio
4 6 (12.00%) MS Project
5 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (2.00%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) CA Clarity
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Broadband
2 3 (6.00%) LAN
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.00%) VPN
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) OLAP
2 1 (2.00%) MS Access
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 21 (42.00%) Analyst
2 10 (20.00%) Service Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Data Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (10.00%) Service Management Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Coordinator
6 4 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (6.00%) IT Administrator
7 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Deskside Support
8 2 (4.00%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.00%) J2EE
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) MDX
2 1 (2.00%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Mathematics
2 7 (14.00%) Statistics
3 5 (10.00%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.00%) Open Source
4 3 (6.00%) iPad
4 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.00%) GIS
6 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.00%) iPhone
6 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (18.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) HPUX
5 1 (2.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
1 12 (24.00%) Data Entry
2 10 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 9 (18.00%) Analytics
4 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.00%) ITSM
5 7 (14.00%) Service Management
6 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.00%) Data Management
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (8.00%) ERP
8 4 (8.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.00%) Change Control
9 3 (6.00%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (6.00%) Change Management
9 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
10 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) VBA
3 5 (10.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CNE
4 1 (2.00%) Novell Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 34 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (8.00%) Google
3 4 (8.00%) Lotus
4 3 (6.00%) Trillium
4 3 (6.00%) Tableau
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (2.00%) Dell
6 1 (2.00%) Adobe
6 1 (2.00%) Apple
6 1 (2.00%) Sophos
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) Veeam