The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 35 15 27
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 28 41 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.84% 8.28% 5.35%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 41.00% 44.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 26 19
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£192 £220 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.95% -6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £138 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.75 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £27.50 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
MS Office
South West

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

Applications Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 100 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.26% 20.20% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 73 50
Average daily rate £338 £340 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.73% +1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £145 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 5
Average hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.43 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £46.75 £17.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -7.93%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 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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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
Swindon -10 17 £165 -60.24% 5
Salisbury -15 1 - - 1
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Marlborough - - - -
Melksham - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 3
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 27 (42.19%) Windows
3 26 (40.63%) ITIL
4 20 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
6 14 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
7 13 (20.31%) Apple iOS
7 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
8 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2
9 10 (15.63%) Project Management
10 9 (14.06%) Finance
10 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
11 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
12 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
12 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
13 6 (9.38%) SCCM
13 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
13 6 (9.38%) ITIL V2
13 6 (9.38%) MOS
14 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
14 5 (7.81%) Citrix
14 5 (7.81%) Linux
15 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
15 4 (6.25%) MS Project
15 4 (6.25%) SQL
15 4 (6.25%) DNS
15 4 (6.25%) SLA
15 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (6.25%) Programme Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.69%) Lync
3 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.56%) SAS
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (29.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Project
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP HR-PA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) Intranet
2 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.69%) VPN
3 2 (3.13%) DHCP
3 2 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) OLAP
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.69%) PowerCenter
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.56%) EDMS
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.69%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (42.19%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Desktop Support
2 11 (17.19%) Support Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Desktop Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (7.81%) Administrator
6 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Developer
7 4 (6.25%) Programme Manager
7 4 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.25%) Programme Office Manager
7 4 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Junior Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) SCCM Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Rollout Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (4.69%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) .NET
1 3 (4.69%) OC4J
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.56%) Web Services
2 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.69%) iPhone
2 3 (4.69%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.69%) iPad
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.69%) PDA
3 1 (1.56%) Copywriting
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 27 (42.19%) Windows
2 20 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 14 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 14 (21.88%) Windows 8
4 13 (20.31%) Apple iOS
4 13 (20.31%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.81%) Linux
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.56%) UNIX
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) PRINCE2
3 10 (15.63%) Project Management
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL V3
4 6 (9.38%) ITIL V2
5 4 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.69%) Matrix Management
6 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.69%) Migration
6 3 (4.69%) ETL
6 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.69%) CAD
6 3 (4.69%) Change Control
6 3 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (4.69%) Line Management
7 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.13%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 3 (4.69%) VBA
3 2 (3.13%) VB
3 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
3 2 (3.13%) C
4 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.38%) MOS
4 3 (4.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.56%) RHCE
6 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) SLA
2 3 (4.69%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.56%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) MetaFrame
2 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (9.38%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) MOM
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.81%) Citrix
3 3 (4.69%) Avaya
3 3 (4.69%) Informatica
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Dell
4 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) SonicWALL
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas
5 1 (1.56%) Lotus
5 1 (1.56%) Apple
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £127.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Vital Solutions
Rate: Good rates
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £140 - £180 per day
Posted: 20 days ago