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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office
Rank 29 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 27 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 3.84% 7.65% 5.01%
As % of the Applications category 20.93% 36.52% 41.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 26 19
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £107 £138 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £260
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.75 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £41.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.38 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -4.46%
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
129 115 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.32% 20.95% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 82 49
Average daily rate £340 £351 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.99% +4.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £146 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £440 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 6
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 £8.00 £11.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.06 £73.00 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.19
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -4.54%

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 1 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 1 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 -14 12 £175 -58.08% 6
Salisbury -12 2 £318 +44.31% 3
Trowbridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 4
Marlborough - - - -
Melksham - - - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 28 (41.18%) Windows
3 27 (39.71%) ITIL
4 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
5 21 (30.88%) Windows XP
6 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
6 16 (23.53%) Windows 8
7 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
7 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
7 14 (20.59%) Mac OS X
7 14 (20.59%) Project Management
8 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
9 9 (13.24%) MS Project
10 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
10 8 (11.76%) Finance
10 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
11 7 (10.29%) MOS
11 7 (10.29%) MS PowerPoint
11 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
12 6 (8.82%) SCCM
13 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
13 5 (7.35%) ITIL V2
13 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
13 5 (7.35%) SLA
13 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
13 5 (7.35%) Linux
14 4 (5.88%) DNS
14 4 (5.88%) HP
14 4 (5.88%) Citrix

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.41%) Lync
3 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.47%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Project
3 7 (10.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP HR-PA
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) DNS
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.41%) VPN
3 2 (2.94%) DHCP
3 2 (2.94%) Intranet
3 2 (2.94%) Firewall
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
4 1 (1.47%) Wireless
4 1 (1.47%) DMZ
4 1 (1.47%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle OLAP
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle OWB
1 3 (4.41%) PowerCenter
1 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (4.41%) OLAP
2 1 (1.47%) EDMS
2 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 11 (16.18%) Support Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Desktop Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (8.82%) Service Analyst
6 6 (8.82%) Administrator
6 6 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Programme Manager
8 4 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.88%) Programme Office Manager
8 4 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) SCCM Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Network Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (4.41%) Project Coordinator
9 3 (4.41%) Project Analyst
9 3 (4.41%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) OC4J
2 1 (1.47%) WCF
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.41%) PDA
2 3 (4.41%) iPad
2 3 (4.41%) iPhone
2 3 (4.41%) Visualisation
2 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (41.18%) Windows
2 21 (30.88%) Windows XP
3 16 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 16 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 14 (20.59%) Apple iOS
4 14 (20.59%) Mac OS X
5 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.35%) Linux
6 4 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.94%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.47%) UNIX
8 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (39.71%) ITIL
2 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
2 14 (20.59%) Project Management
3 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
3 5 (7.35%) ITIL V2
4 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.41%) Line Management
5 3 (4.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (4.41%) Matrix Management
5 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
5 3 (4.41%) Incident Management
5 3 (4.41%) Change Control
5 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
5 3 (4.41%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (4.41%) CAD
5 3 (4.41%) Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.41%) ETL
6 2 (2.94%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) SQL
2 1 (1.47%) VB
2 1 (1.47%) VBA
2 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.29%) MOS
4 3 (4.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) RHCE
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.47%) QA
3 1 (1.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.41%) Terminal Services
2 3 (4.41%) MetaFrame
3 1 (1.47%) UAG
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.47%) MOM
2 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.88%) HP
2 4 (5.88%) Citrix
3 3 (4.41%) Avaya
3 3 (4.41%) Informatica
3 3 (4.41%) Dell
3 3 (4.41%) Cisco
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) SonicWALL
4 1 (1.47%) VMware
4 1 (1.47%) Symantec
4 1 (1.47%) Veritas
4 1 (1.47%) Lotus
4 1 (1.47%) Apple
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe
4 1 (1.47%) SAP
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £140 to £180 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £140 - £180 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 19 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago