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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 41 50 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Contract jobs citing MS Office 66 72 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.36% 3.32% 5.15%
As % of the Applications category 42.04% 32.29% 44.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 50
Median daily rate £310 £314 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £121 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £449 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +20.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 20
Median hourly rate £12.38 £12.25 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £9.89 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.05 £16.00 £16.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
157 223 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.38% 10.29% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 107 130
Median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £318
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 30 24
Median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £10.56 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.70 £17.50 £14.61
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 4 December 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 +11 46 £250 -11.11% 10
Bradford +13 7 £241 -37.12% 1
Wakefield 0 3 £130 -
Halifax +8 2 £382 +21.11%
MS Office
Yorkshire

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 52 (44.07%) Windows
3 47 (39.83%) MS Excel
4 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
5 33 (27.97%) Finance
5 33 (27.97%) Windows 7
6 31 (26.27%) ITIL
7 25 (21.19%) Project Management
8 22 (18.64%) Legal
9 20 (16.95%) Blackberry
10 19 (16.10%) Windows XP
10 19 (16.10%) Problem Management
10 19 (16.10%) iPhone
11 18 (15.25%) iPad
11 18 (15.25%) Migration
11 18 (15.25%) VMware
11 18 (15.25%) MS Project
11 18 (15.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 18 (15.25%) ITSM
12 16 (13.56%) SharePoint
13 14 (11.86%) Cisco
13 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
13 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (10.17%) Brocade
16 11 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
17 10 (8.47%) SCCM
17 10 (8.47%) Office 365
17 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012

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 18 (15.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 16 (13.56%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.08%) SharePoint Server
3 6 (5.08%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.24%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.54%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.85%) Moodle
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 47 (39.83%) MS Excel
2 18 (15.25%) MS Project
3 9 (7.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (6.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.85%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (2.54%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.85%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 10 (8.47%) Office 365
2 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (7.63%) Cisco Nexus
1 9 (7.63%) NetScaler
2 7 (5.93%) Cisco IOS
2 7 (5.93%) FCoE
2 7 (5.93%) NX-OS
3 6 (5.08%) DNS
4 3 (2.54%) Cisco IPT
4 3 (2.54%) DHCP
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (1.69%) Internet
5 2 (1.69%) IP Telephony
5 2 (1.69%) LAN
5 2 (1.69%) Skype
5 2 (1.69%) WAN
5 2 (1.69%) Wireless
6 1 (0.85%) NAS
6 1 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) MS Access
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) JIRA
2 3 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.54%) Bitbucket
3 2 (1.69%) MSI
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 22 (18.64%) Legal
3 7 (5.93%) Banking
4 6 (5.08%) Retail
5 3 (2.54%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.69%) Advertising
6 2 (1.69%) Law
6 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.85%) Back Office
7 1 (0.85%) Billing
7 1 (0.85%) French Language
7 1 (0.85%) Games
7 1 (0.85%) German Language
7 1 (0.85%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.85%) Military
7 1 (0.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 41 (34.75%) Analyst
2 24 (20.34%) Service Analyst
2 24 (20.34%) Service Desk Analyst
3 19 (16.10%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Support Analyst
5 10 (8.47%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.78%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (6.78%) Help Desk Support
7 7 (5.93%) Consultant
7 7 (5.93%) Designer
7 7 (5.93%) IT Support
8 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.08%) Architect
8 6 (5.08%) Trainer
9 5 (4.24%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.24%) First Line Help Desk Support
9 5 (4.24%) Network Designer
9 5 (4.24%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.39%) Active Directory Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.39%) Web Services
2 3 (2.54%) Middleware
3 2 (1.69%) .NET
3 2 (1.69%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.69%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.69%) XML
4 1 (0.85%) CCXML
4 1 (0.85%) COM
4 1 (0.85%) RFC 2833
4 1 (0.85%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.95%) Blackberry
2 19 (16.10%) iPhone
3 18 (15.25%) iPad
4 14 (11.86%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.78%) Data Centre
6 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (5.08%) Management Information System
7 5 (4.24%) Computer Science
8 3 (2.54%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.54%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (1.69%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.69%) e-Learning
9 2 (1.69%) NHS
9 2 (1.69%) PMI
9 2 (1.69%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.85%) Clustering
10 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.85%) IVR
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 52 (44.07%) Windows
2 33 (27.97%) Windows 7
3 19 (16.10%) Windows XP
4 14 (11.86%) Windows Server
5 10 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) Windows 10
7 3 (2.54%) Android
7 3 (2.54%) Linux
7 3 (2.54%) Unix
7 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.69%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (0.85%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.85%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.27%) ITIL
2 25 (21.19%) Project Management
3 19 (16.10%) Problem Management
4 18 (15.25%) ITSM
4 18 (15.25%) Migration
5 13 (11.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (9.32%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.78%) Change Management
7 8 (6.78%) High Availability
8 7 (5.93%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.93%) Project Planning
8 7 (5.93%) Service Delivery
9 6 (5.08%) CRM
9 6 (5.08%) Service Management
10 5 (4.24%) Data Analysis
10 5 (4.24%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.24%) PRINCE2
10 5 (4.24%) Server Building
10 5 (4.24%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.78%) SQL
2 5 (4.24%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.39%) VBA
4 2 (1.69%) C#
4 2 (1.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.69%) VB
4 2 (1.69%) VBScript
5 1 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (5.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (3.39%) MCDST
2 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.54%) MCP
4 2 (1.69%) CCA
4 2 (1.69%) CCNA
4 2 (1.69%) CCNP
4 2 (1.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.69%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 1 (0.85%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.85%) CCDP
5 1 (0.85%) CCIE
5 1 (0.85%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.78%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 46 (38.98%) Active Directory
2 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.24%) vSphere
4 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (8.47%) SCCM
2 5 (4.24%) SCOM
3 3 (2.54%) WSUS
4 2 (1.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.85%) Opsview
Vendors
1 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 18 (15.25%) VMware
3 14 (11.86%) Cisco
4 12 (10.17%) Brocade
5 7 (5.93%) CheckPoint
5 7 (5.93%) F5
6 6 (5.08%) Oracle
7 3 (2.54%) Atlassian
7 3 (2.54%) Dell
8 2 (1.69%) Apple
8 2 (1.69%) Avaya
8 2 (1.69%) Genesys
8 2 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.69%) Verint
9 1 (0.85%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (0.85%) iManage
9 1 (0.85%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.85%) Veeam
9 1 (0.85%) Xerox
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