The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 55 46
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Office 57 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.77% 3.43% 3.34%
As % of the Applications category 31.32% 31.39% 34.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 37 29
Median daily rate £300 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £123 £111 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £375 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £292 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.62% +29.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £22.22 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.49% +111.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £9.30 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £39.00 £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.21
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -4.99%
MS Office
Yorkshire

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

Applications Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
182 223 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 8.84% 10.93% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 139 100
Median daily rate £363 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £177 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 19
Median hourly rate £17.00 £13.60 £11.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.04% +22.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £9.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £35.00 £15.60
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 West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -17 36 £450 +71.42% 19
Bradford +14 5 £260 -20.00% 4
Halifax 0 3 £272 -20.54% 1
Bingley -1 3 - -
Wakefield -2 3 £185 +64.44%
Dewsbury 0 1 - -
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 63 (54.31%) MS Excel
1 63 (54.31%) Microsoft
2 51 (43.97%) Windows
3 44 (37.93%) Finance
4 34 (29.31%) Active Directory
5 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (21.55%) ITIL
7 23 (19.83%) Project Management
7 23 (19.83%) MS PowerPoint
8 22 (18.97%) Windows 7
8 22 (18.97%) MS Project
9 18 (15.52%) Windows XP
9 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (14.66%) Blackberry
11 16 (13.79%) MS Visio
12 15 (12.93%) Problem Management
13 14 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (12.07%) Legal
13 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
13 14 (12.07%) SQL
14 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 12 (10.34%) Office 365
16 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
17 10 (8.62%) SharePoint
17 10 (8.62%) Data Mining
18 9 (7.76%) FTP
18 9 (7.76%) ITSM
18 9 (7.76%) Management Information System

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 12 (10.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (8.62%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.90%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.31%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.31%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (3.45%) MS Exchange
6 3 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.86%) eRoom
8 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 63 (54.31%) MS Excel
2 23 (19.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 22 (18.97%) MS Project
4 16 (13.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.86%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.59%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.34%) Office 365
2 11 (9.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.76%) FTP
2 4 (3.45%) Intranet
3 3 (2.59%) DNS
3 3 (2.59%) Extranet
3 3 (2.59%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.59%) VPN
4 2 (1.72%) Internet
4 2 (1.72%) LAN
5 1 (0.86%) ATM
5 1 (0.86%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.86%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (8.62%) Data Mining
3 8 (6.90%) MS Access
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (6.03%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.59%) FrontPage
2 2 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.72%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.72%) Hudson
2 2 (1.72%) JIRA
General
1 44 (37.93%) Finance
2 14 (12.07%) Legal
3 8 (6.90%) Banking
4 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.31%) Law
6 4 (3.45%) Games
6 4 (3.45%) Publishing
7 2 (1.72%) Retail
7 2 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (37.93%) Analyst
2 15 (12.93%) Service Analyst
3 14 (12.07%) Service Desk Analyst
4 12 (10.34%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 11 (9.48%) Support Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) 1st Line Support
7 9 (7.76%) Developer
8 8 (6.90%) Consultant
9 7 (6.03%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 7 (6.03%) Coordinator
9 7 (6.03%) Desktop Support
9 7 (6.03%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 5 (4.31%) Business Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Project Coordinator
11 5 (4.31%) Service Desk Support
12 4 (3.45%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.17%) Middleware
2 1 (0.86%) Ajax
2 1 (0.86%) CSS
2 1 (0.86%) HTML
2 1 (0.86%) Sass
2 1 (0.86%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.86%) XHTML
2 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.41%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.66%) Blackberry
3 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.90%) iPad
4 8 (6.90%) iPhone
5 6 (5.17%) NHS
6 5 (4.31%) e-Learning
6 5 (4.31%) Video Editing
7 4 (3.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (3.45%) Social Media
8 3 (2.59%) Learning Management System
8 3 (2.59%) Smartphone
8 3 (2.59%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.72%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.86%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.86%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.86%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 51 (43.97%) Windows
2 22 (18.97%) Windows 7
3 18 (15.52%) Windows XP
4 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.31%) Unix
5 5 (4.31%) Windows 8
6 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.59%) Android
7 3 (2.59%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.72%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (21.55%) ITIL
2 23 (19.83%) Project Management
3 18 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (12.93%) Problem Management
5 14 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (8.62%) PRINCE2
8 9 (7.76%) Business Analysis
8 9 (7.76%) ITSM
9 8 (6.90%) Analytics
9 8 (6.90%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.03%) Change Management
10 7 (6.03%) Data Validation
10 7 (6.03%) Validation
11 6 (5.17%) ERP
11 6 (5.17%) ETL
11 6 (5.17%) Integration Testing
11 6 (5.17%) Service Management
11 6 (5.17%) Use Case
11 6 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 4 (3.45%) VBA
3 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) MCSE
1 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.03%) MCP
3 4 (3.45%) CCA
4 3 (2.59%) MCDST
4 3 (2.59%) MCITP
4 3 (2.59%) MCSA
5 2 (1.72%) Degree
5 2 (1.72%) ISEB
5 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.86%) CCNA
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) QA
2 3 (2.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.59%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (29.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (2.59%) DameWare
2 1 (0.86%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (0.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 63 (54.31%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Citrix
3 6 (5.17%) Oracle
4 5 (4.31%) Apple
4 5 (4.31%) HP
4 5 (4.31%) IBM
5 4 (3.45%) Adobe
5 4 (3.45%) Twitter
6 3 (2.59%) Brocade
6 3 (2.59%) Dell
6 3 (2.59%) VMware
7 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.72%) Lotus
7 2 (1.72%) Perforce
8 1 (0.86%) Cisco
8 1 (0.86%) iManage
8 1 (0.86%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.86%) Minitab
8 1 (0.86%) Veritas
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