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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 23 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 19 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.19% 5.77% 11.16%
As % of the Applications category 32.20% 30.00% 55.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 13
Average daily rate
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£200 £250 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £13.73
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +1.96%
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
59 60 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.12% 19.23% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 24
Average daily rate £313 £250 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £550 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 6
Average hourly rate £27.77 £12.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.67% -25.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.89 £15.85 £28.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 May 2015. 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
Leamington Spa - 6 £200 -
Gaydon -3 1 - -
Warwick -11 1 - -
Nuneaton - 1 - - 1
MS Office
West Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 32 (71.11%) MS Excel
2 21 (46.67%) Windows
3 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 15 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
6 13 (28.89%) Automotive
6 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
7 10 (22.22%) Project Management
7 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 8 (17.78%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) Lotus
10 7 (15.56%) IBM Notes
10 7 (15.56%) MS Project
10 7 (15.56%) ITIL
10 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) Citrix
12 5 (11.11%) Change Management
12 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (11.11%) LAN
12 5 (11.11%) WAN
12 5 (11.11%) DHCP
12 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (11.11%) PDA
12 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (8.89%) DNS
13 4 (8.89%) SLA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.44%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (71.11%) MS Excel
2 15 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 7 (15.56%) MS Project
5 3 (6.67%) TargetLink
5 3 (6.67%) Simulink
5 3 (6.67%) Stateflow
6 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) LAN
1 5 (11.11%) WAN
1 5 (11.11%) DHCP
2 4 (8.89%) DNS
3 1 (2.22%) Wireless
3 1 (2.22%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MS Access
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) ClearCase
1 2 (4.44%) ClearQuest
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
1 2 (4.44%) JIRA
1 2 (4.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 13 (28.89%) Automotive
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (24.44%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) 1st Line Support
2 7 (15.56%) Desktop Support
2 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 6 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) IT Support
5 4 (8.89%) Printer Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) PMO Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Training Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) PDA
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.22%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.22%) CAN bus
2 1 (2.22%) GIS
2 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 15 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 13 (28.89%) Windows 7
4 5 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Project Management
2 7 (15.56%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
5 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.67%) CAD
5 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.67%) Requirements Management
6 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
6 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.44%) Release Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.44%) Data Management
6 2 (4.44%) Document Management
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) SQL
1 3 (6.67%) VBA
1 3 (6.67%) MATLAB
2 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
2 2 (4.44%) C
3 1 (2.22%) Java
3 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.67%) MOS
4 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.22%) HNC
5 1 (2.22%) HND
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.22%) MCDST
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (31.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) DameWare
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Lotus
3 6 (13.33%) Citrix
4 4 (8.89%) Remedy
5 3 (6.67%) MathWorks
6 2 (4.44%) Perforce
7 1 (2.22%) Google
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) ESRI
7 1 (2.22%) Dell
7 1 (2.22%) Intel
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle
7 1 (2.22%) Business Objects