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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 13 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Office 11 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 7.14% 10.71% 4.84%
As % of the Applications category 57.89% 66.67% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £278 £270
% change year-on-year
+3.78% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.98 £50.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.05% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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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
19 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 12.34% 16.07% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 2
Average daily rate £413 £295 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% +68.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £16.50 £29.25 £21.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% +35.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £8.50 £18.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 £50.00 £25.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
2 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 6 (46.15%) QA
2 6 (46.15%) QMS
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) HND
6 2 (15.38%) C
6 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 2 (15.38%) Network Design
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Windows
6 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (7.69%) Coaching
7 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 1 (7.69%) ATM
2 1 (7.69%) SDH
2 1 (7.69%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
2 1 (7.69%) DWDM
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Analyst
1 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Project Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) IP Network Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Auditor
2 1 (7.69%) Microwave Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Smart Meter
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) QMS
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 3 (23.08%) Quality Management
4 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Network Design
6 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
6 1 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
6 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 1 (7.69%) Time Management
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Data Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Data Entry
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) HND
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) ISO 9001
1 6 (46.15%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Sage
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco