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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 8 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 24 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 12.44% 1.35% 2.78%
As % of the Applications category 61.54% 18.18% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 0
Average daily rate £350 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £290 £240
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £14.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -34.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £13.20 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+13.67% -5.75%
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
39 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 20.21% 7.43% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 8 2
Average daily rate £339 £415 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.37% +130.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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 28 April 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 28 April 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 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
4 15 (35.71%) Project Management
5 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
6 10 (23.81%) Degree
6 10 (23.81%) Smart Meter
7 8 (19.05%) JIRA
7 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
7 8 (19.05%) Release Management
7 8 (19.05%) C
7 8 (19.05%) ITIL
7 8 (19.05%) HND
7 8 (19.05%) Wireless
7 8 (19.05%) Service Management
8 6 (14.29%) Windows
8 6 (14.29%) Stress Testing
8 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
9 5 (11.90%) Test Planning
9 5 (11.90%) Presales
9 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.90%) ATM
9 5 (11.90%) SDH
9 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
9 5 (11.90%) Oracle
9 5 (11.90%) Finance
9 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (9.52%) CCNP

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 31 (73.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) MS Project
4 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Primavera
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) Wireless
2 5 (11.90%) ATM
2 5 (11.90%) Ethernet
2 5 (11.90%) SDH
3 4 (9.52%) DWDM
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.76%) VLAN
4 2 (4.76%) ZigBee
5 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) MS Access
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (54.76%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.90%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (14.29%) Analyst
1 6 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) IP Engineer
2 5 (11.90%) IP Network Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) IP Design Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Microwave Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Release Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Transition Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Report Specialist
5 2 (4.76%) Senior IP Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Smart Metering Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Classic ASP
1 1 (2.38%) COM
1 1 (2.38%) CSS
1 1 (2.38%) CSS3
1 1 (2.38%) DCOM
1 1 (2.38%) HTML
1 1 (2.38%) HTML5
1 1 (2.38%) jQuery
1 1 (2.38%) XHTML
1 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Smart Meter
2 8 (19.05%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.76%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (4.76%) Unix
2 2 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Project Management
2 11 (26.19%) PRINCE2
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Release Management
3 8 (19.05%) Service Management
4 6 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 6 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL V3
5 5 (11.90%) Presales
5 5 (11.90%) Test Planning
5 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) Case Management
6 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
6 4 (9.52%) Defect Management
6 4 (9.52%) Network Design
6 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
6 4 (9.52%) Use Case
6 4 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.05%) C
2 3 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) VB6
3 1 (2.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 8 (19.05%) HND
3 5 (11.90%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (9.52%) APMP
4 4 (9.52%) CCNP
4 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) ISEB
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
5 2 (4.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PMP
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.38%) ACCA
6 1 (2.38%) CCIE
6 1 (2.38%) CIMA
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GAAP
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco
3 3 (7.14%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) Arqiva
4 2 (4.76%) Remedy
5 1 (2.38%) BMC