The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 7 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 23 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.47% - 2.04%
As % of the Applications category 71.88% - 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £267 £230
% change year-on-year
+7.97% +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.77%
MS Office
Hampshire

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

Applications Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 20.13% 8.82% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £280 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £280 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £287 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -37.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
3 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
4 12 (37.50%) Project Management
5 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
5 9 (28.13%) Smart Meter
6 8 (25.00%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) Release Management
7 7 (21.88%) ITIL
8 6 (18.75%) HND
8 6 (18.75%) Service Management
8 6 (18.75%) Wireless
8 6 (18.75%) JIRA
8 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
8 6 (18.75%) Stress Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) C
9 5 (15.63%) Windows
10 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
10 4 (12.50%) CCNP
10 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.50%) ATM
10 4 (12.50%) SDH
10 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 4 (12.50%) Finance
10 4 (12.50%) APMP
10 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
10 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
10 4 (12.50%) Presales

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 23 (71.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Wireless
2 4 (12.50%) ATM
2 4 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 4 (12.50%) SDH
3 3 (9.38%) DWDM
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (6.25%) VLAN
4 2 (6.25%) ZigBee
5 1 (3.13%) DHCP
5 1 (3.13%) DNS
5 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.13%) Internet
5 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 17 (53.13%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Analyst
2 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Microwave Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IP Design Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) IP Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Report Specialist
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Testing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Smart Meter
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Release Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Management
4 6 (18.75%) Stress Testing
4 6 (18.75%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 4 (12.50%) Case Management
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) Defect Management
5 4 (12.50%) Presales
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 3 (9.38%) Network Design
6 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
6 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
6 3 (9.38%) Test Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) C
2 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 6 (18.75%) HND
3 4 (12.50%) APMP
3 4 (12.50%) CCNP
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PMP
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) F5
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) VMware