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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 18 37
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Office 26 37 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.70% 6.61% 3.83%
As % of the Applications category 20.00% 37.00% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 10
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£338 £223 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.68% -31.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £145 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £435 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £260 £263
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 6
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.13 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.61% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.75 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £87.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.22 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-1.54% +1.57%
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
130 100 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.49% 17.86% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 65 39
Average daily rate £375 £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £145 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 9
Average hourly rate £20.06 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £8.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £127.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.29%

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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -17 9 £275 -33.73% 5
Salisbury -9 4 £298 +35.22% 1
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 2
Marlborough - - - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (42.03%) Windows
3 27 (39.13%) ITIL
4 24 (34.78%) MS Excel
5 21 (30.43%) Windows XP
6 16 (23.19%) Project Management
6 16 (23.19%) Windows 7
6 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
7 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
8 14 (20.29%) Mac OS X
8 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
9 12 (17.39%) MS Project
10 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
11 9 (13.04%) Finance
12 8 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
13 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
14 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
14 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
14 6 (8.70%) SCCM
15 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
15 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
15 5 (7.25%) Linux
15 5 (7.25%) HP
16 4 (5.80%) Citrix
16 4 (5.80%) DNS
16 4 (5.80%) SLA
16 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (5.80%) Oracle

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.35%) Lync
4 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.45%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (17.39%) MS Project
3 8 (11.59%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) DNS
2 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.35%) VPN
3 2 (2.90%) DHCP
3 2 (2.90%) Firewall
4 1 (1.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.45%) Network Security
4 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.45%) DMZ
4 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) OLAP
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.35%) PowerCenter
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 9 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (34.78%) Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) Desktop Support
3 10 (14.49%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (13.04%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.70%) Administrator
7 5 (7.25%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) Programme Office Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.80%) Developer
8 4 (5.80%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Coordinator
9 3 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
9 3 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (4.35%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) OC4J
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 3 (4.35%) PDA
1 3 (4.35%) iPhone
1 3 (4.35%) Visualisation
1 3 (4.35%) iPad
2 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Windows
2 21 (30.43%) Windows XP
3 16 (23.19%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.19%) Windows 8
4 14 (20.29%) Apple iOS
4 14 (20.29%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.25%) Linux
5 5 (7.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.90%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) UNIX
8 1 (1.45%) Solaris
8 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.13%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Project Management
3 15 (21.74%) PRINCE2
4 5 (7.25%) Programme Management
5 4 (5.80%) Migration
6 3 (4.35%) ETL
6 3 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (4.35%) CAD
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Business Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Matrix Management
6 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 3 (4.35%) ITIL V2
6 3 (4.35%) Change Control
6 3 (4.35%) Data Management
6 3 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.90%) CRM
7 2 (2.90%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.35%) SQL
2 2 (2.90%) VB
3 1 (1.45%) VBA
3 1 (1.45%) VBScript
3 1 (1.45%) C
3 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (15.94%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) MOS
4 3 (4.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.45%) RHCE
6 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.45%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (10.14%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.35%) MetaFrame
2 3 (4.35%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.45%) vSphere
3 1 (1.45%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) SCCM
2 1 (1.45%) MOM
2 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 36 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.25%) HP
3 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) Citrix
4 3 (4.35%) Avaya
4 3 (4.35%) Informatica
4 3 (4.35%) Cisco
4 3 (4.35%) Dell
5 1 (1.45%) Veritas
5 1 (1.45%) Lotus
5 1 (1.45%) Apple
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec
5 1 (1.45%) VMware
5 1 (1.45%) SonicWALL
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