The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Warwickshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 22 23 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.88% 9.96% 10.57%
As % of the Applications category 32.35% 60.53% 59.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 9
Average daily rate
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£313 £100 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+212.50% -63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £95 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £176 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £266 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -20.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.29 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.90 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.36
% change year-on-year
- +4.82%
Applications Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
68 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 21.25% 16.45% 17.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 15
Average daily rate £313 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £100 £93
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £300 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 15
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +31.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.74 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.11 £26.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
MS Office
West Midlands

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
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 29 July 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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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
Warwick -14 1 - - 2
Leamington Spa - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 28 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
3 16 (38.10%) Windows
4 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
7 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
8 10 (23.81%) ITIL
9 9 (21.43%) Data Analysis
10 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (19.05%) VBA
11 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
11 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (14.29%) Google
12 6 (14.29%) Statistics
12 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
12 6 (14.29%) Data Entry
12 6 (14.29%) Analytics
12 6 (14.29%) ServiceNow
12 6 (14.29%) Service Management
12 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
12 6 (14.29%) ITSM
12 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.29%) MS Project
12 6 (14.29%) SharePoint
13 5 (11.90%) HNC
13 5 (11.90%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 11 (26.19%) MS Visio
3 7 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (14.29%) MS Project
5 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 4 (9.52%) Broadband
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 1 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.38%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 7 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Analyst
2 10 (23.81%) Service Analyst
3 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Service Management Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 4 (9.52%) Test Leader
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Desktop Support
8 2 (4.76%) Service Performance Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Help Desk Support
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Deskside Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) Google Maps API
2 1 (2.38%) KML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Statistics
1 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.14%) Open Source
3 2 (4.76%) iPad
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Windows
2 15 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 12 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Data Analysis
3 8 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (14.29%) Data Entry
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 6 (14.29%) ITSM
4 6 (14.29%) Analytics
5 5 (11.90%) Validation
6 4 (9.52%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 3 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (4.76%) ERP
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.38%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (19.05%) VBA
3 1 (2.38%) Java
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (11.90%) HNC
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
3 4 (9.52%) MCP
4 3 (7.14%) CNE
4 3 (7.14%) Novell Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 14 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.29%) Google
2 6 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 3 (7.14%) Lotus
4 3 (7.14%) Tableau
5 1 (2.38%) Trillium
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Dell