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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 38 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 35 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 4.08% 5.15% 4.96%
As % of the Applications category 52.94% 38.46% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 18
Median daily rate £343 £340 £244
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +39.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £125 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £290 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Median hourly rate - £16.83 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.07% -
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
51 91 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.72% 13.38% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 63 91
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £130 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 7
Median hourly rate - £19.03 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Swindon -6 21 £343 -5.51% 1
Salisbury - 2 £205 -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (38.10%) Windows
3 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 13 (20.63%) MS Visio
5 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
5 12 (19.05%) SQL
6 10 (15.87%) DHCP
6 10 (15.87%) VPN
6 10 (15.87%) DNS
6 10 (15.87%) Firewall
6 10 (15.87%) Finance
6 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
7 9 (14.29%) tcpdump
7 9 (14.29%) Junos
7 9 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
7 9 (14.29%) Cisco
7 9 (14.29%) Juniper
7 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 8 (12.70%) HTTP
8 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
8 8 (12.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
8 8 (12.70%) Web Services
8 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
8 8 (12.70%) IIS
8 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
8 8 (12.70%) .NET
8 8 (12.70%) HTML

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 8 (12.70%) IIS
2 6 (9.52%) SAS
3 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.17%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.17%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (20.63%) MS Visio
2 12 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.35%) MS Project
4 3 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.87%) DHCP
1 10 (15.87%) DNS
1 10 (15.87%) Firewall
1 10 (15.87%) VPN
2 9 (14.29%) Junos
2 9 (14.29%) tcpdump
2 9 (14.29%) Wireshark
3 8 (12.70%) HTTP
3 8 (12.70%) SSL
4 7 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.59%) ADSL
6 1 (1.59%) Broadband
6 1 (1.59%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.59%) Internet
6 1 (1.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Base SAS
2 6 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (3.17%) Rational DOORS
General
1 10 (15.87%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (20.63%) Support Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.29%) Network Support
2 9 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) .NET Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Developer
3 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 7 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 7 (11.11%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Data Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) IT Support
5 6 (9.52%) Software Test Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Management Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.70%) .NET
1 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET
1 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web API
1 8 (12.70%) HTML
1 8 (12.70%) JSON
1 8 (12.70%) RESTful
1 8 (12.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Replication
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Informatics
2 2 (3.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.59%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.59%) iPad
3 1 (1.59%) iPhone
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) RIA
3 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (38.10%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.35%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) PRINCE2
2 6 (9.52%) Data Analysis
2 6 (9.52%) Data Governance
2 6 (9.52%) Data Management
2 6 (9.52%) Data Modelling
2 6 (9.52%) Metadata Management
2 6 (9.52%) Quality Management
2 6 (9.52%) Software Testing
2 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (9.52%) Validation
3 5 (7.94%) Project Management
4 4 (6.35%) QMS
5 3 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (4.76%) ITIL
5 3 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) ITSM
6 2 (3.17%) Migration
6 2 (3.17%) Project Planning
6 2 (3.17%) Resource Management
6 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 8 (12.70%) VB.NET
3 5 (7.94%) C
4 1 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.76%) ISEB
3 3 (4.76%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.59%) PMP
5 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) Data Quality
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 5 (7.94%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.59%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (12.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (14.29%) Cisco
2 9 (14.29%) Juniper
3 5 (7.94%) IBM
4 4 (6.35%) Citrix
4 4 (6.35%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Apple
5 2 (3.17%) BMC
5 2 (3.17%) HP
5 2 (3.17%) Lotus
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) CA
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
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