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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 19 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Office 41 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.59% 6.05% 4.56%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 33.05% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 8
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£294 £223 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.02% -37.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £101 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £381 £313 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £225 £275
% change year-on-year
+28.88% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Average hourly rate £14.66 £13.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £13.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.21 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.99% +1.50%
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
82 118 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 13.18% 18.29% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 87 59
Average daily rate £350 £270 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -21.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £175 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £451 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £15.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +126.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £19.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £48.75 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +9 25 £300 +69.01% 4
Corsham - 8 £288 -
Salisbury +7 1 £194 -13.77% 2
Trowbridge - 1 - -
MS Office
South West

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
3 26 (35.62%) Windows
4 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
5 18 (24.66%) ITIL
5 18 (24.66%) Project Management
6 13 (17.81%) Finance
7 12 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 12 (16.44%) Windows XP
7 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
8 11 (15.07%) SQL
9 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
10 8 (10.96%) MS Project
10 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
10 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
11 7 (9.59%) IBM Notes
11 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
11 7 (9.59%) Lotus
11 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (6.85%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (6.85%) APMP
13 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (6.85%) Service Management
13 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
13 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
13 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
13 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
13 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
13 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (9.59%) IBM Notes
2 5 (6.85%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.85%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.11%) Moodle
4 3 (4.11%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (38.36%) MS Excel
2 12 (16.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (10.96%) MS Project
3 8 (10.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) Firewall
4 2 (2.74%) HTTP
4 2 (2.74%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) WAN
5 1 (1.37%) SMTP
5 1 (1.37%) VPN
5 1 (1.37%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 13 (17.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.11%) Marketing
3 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (17.81%) Analyst
2 12 (16.44%) Support Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Technical Support
4 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (9.59%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Coordinator
6 5 (6.85%) Project Coordinator
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Digital Producer
7 4 (5.48%) Customer Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Desktop Support
7 4 (5.48%) IT Support
8 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.74%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) CMDB
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.62%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Windows XP
3 10 (13.70%) Windows 7
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.37%) Android
8 1 (1.37%) Windows NT
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) ITIL
1 18 (24.66%) Project Management
2 7 (9.59%) PRINCE2
3 5 (6.85%) Portfolio Management
3 5 (6.85%) Service Management
3 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.85%) Asset Management
3 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (5.48%) Programme Management
4 4 (5.48%) Web Development
4 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.11%) Time Management
5 3 (4.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.11%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (2.74%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (2.74%) Workflow
6 2 (2.74%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (2.74%) Change Management
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.85%) APMP
4 2 (2.74%) MOS
4 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.37%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (1.37%) HND
5 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.59%) Lotus
3 5 (6.85%) VMware
4 4 (5.48%) HP
5 2 (2.74%) Remedy
5 2 (2.74%) Apple
5 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 2 (2.74%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.37%) SAP
6 1 (1.37%) Computacenter
Salisbury, Wiltshire
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