The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 78 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Office 64 99 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.22% 3.33% 3.60%
As % of the Applications category 29.36% 31.53% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 59 29
Median daily rate £275 £270 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £115 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £417
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £291 £275
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +5.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 24 33
Median hourly rate £14.13 £13.23 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.76% +5.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £38.50 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -
MS Office
England

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

Applications Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
218 314 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 7.56% 10.56% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 199 161
Median daily rate £323 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 43
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £10.06 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.60 £40.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -10 47 £228 +15.18% 27
South Yorkshire -4 14 £388 +29.16% 7
North Yorkshire -17 3 £413 +106.25% 3
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 88 (58.28%) Microsoft
2 87 (57.62%) MS Excel
3 58 (38.41%) Windows
4 52 (34.44%) Finance
5 46 (30.46%) Active Directory
6 40 (26.49%) ITIL
7 37 (24.50%) Analytical Skills
8 34 (22.52%) Project Management
9 29 (19.21%) MS PowerPoint
10 28 (18.54%) Windows XP
11 27 (17.88%) MS Visio
11 27 (17.88%) Windows 7
12 26 (17.22%) MS Project
13 21 (13.91%) Legal
13 21 (13.91%) Problem Management
13 21 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
14 20 (13.25%) SQL
15 18 (11.92%) Blackberry
16 17 (11.26%) ITSM
17 16 (10.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 16 (10.60%) SharePoint
17 16 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (9.93%) Change Management
18 15 (9.93%) Service Management
18 15 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
18 15 (9.93%) Office 365
19 14 (9.27%) Windows Server
19 14 (9.27%) MS Exchange
20 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
20 13 (8.61%) iPad

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (10.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 16 (10.60%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.27%) MS Exchange
3 9 (5.96%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (1.99%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 3 (1.99%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.32%) IIS
8 1 (0.66%) eRoom
8 1 (0.66%) SAS
Applications
1 87 (57.62%) MS Excel
2 29 (19.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 27 (17.88%) MS Visio
4 26 (17.22%) MS Project
5 4 (2.65%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.66%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.66%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle Payables
1 4 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.93%) Office 365
2 13 (8.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) DNS
2 7 (4.64%) FTP
3 6 (3.97%) Internet
4 5 (3.31%) DHCP
4 5 (3.31%) VPN
5 4 (2.65%) Intranet
6 3 (1.99%) Extranet
6 3 (1.99%) Firewall
6 3 (1.99%) Wireless
7 2 (1.32%) Broadband
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.32%) ISDN
7 2 (1.32%) LAN
7 2 (1.32%) PSTN
7 2 (1.32%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (1.32%) SAN
7 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.32%) Telepresence
7 2 (1.32%) WAN
7 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.60%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (7.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (6.62%) Data Mining
4 9 (5.96%) MS Access
5 8 (5.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (5.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.32%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.66%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (1.32%) Bitbucket
1 2 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.66%) FrontPage
General
1 52 (34.44%) Finance
2 21 (13.91%) Legal
3 11 (7.28%) Banking
4 8 (5.30%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.31%) Law
6 4 (2.65%) Games
6 4 (2.65%) Publishing
7 3 (1.99%) Retail
7 3 (1.99%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.66%) Advertising
8 1 (0.66%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (36.42%) Analyst
2 23 (15.23%) Service Analyst
3 22 (14.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (9.27%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (9.27%) Consultant
5 12 (7.95%) Coordinator
6 8 (5.30%) Administrator
6 8 (5.30%) Developer
6 8 (5.30%) Support Analyst
7 7 (4.64%) 1st Line Support
7 7 (4.64%) IT Support
7 7 (4.64%) Project Coordinator
7 7 (4.64%) Support Engineer
8 6 (3.97%) Lean Consultant
8 6 (3.97%) Six Sigma Consultant
8 6 (3.97%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (3.31%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 5 (3.31%) Architect
9 5 (3.31%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 5 (3.31%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) Middleware
2 2 (1.32%) .NET
2 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 1 (0.66%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.66%) Ajax
3 1 (0.66%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.66%) CSS
3 1 (0.66%) HTML
3 1 (0.66%) Sass
3 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.66%) XHTML
3 1 (0.66%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (24.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (11.92%) Blackberry
3 13 (8.61%) iPad
3 13 (8.61%) iPhone
4 8 (5.30%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.97%) NHS
6 5 (3.31%) e-Learning
6 5 (3.31%) Video Editing
7 4 (2.65%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.65%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.65%) Social Media
7 4 (2.65%) Statistics
8 3 (1.99%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.99%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.32%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.66%) Clustering
10 1 (0.66%) FMCG
10 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (38.41%) Windows
2 28 (18.54%) Windows XP
3 27 (17.88%) Windows 7
4 14 (9.27%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.64%) Unix
5 7 (4.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.31%) Windows 8
7 4 (2.65%) Linux
7 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.99%) Android
8 3 (1.99%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.32%) Solaris
10 1 (0.66%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.66%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.66%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (26.49%) ITIL
2 34 (22.52%) Project Management
3 21 (13.91%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (13.91%) Problem Management
4 17 (11.26%) ITSM
5 15 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (9.93%) Change Management
5 15 (9.93%) Service Management
6 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2
7 11 (7.28%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (5.96%) Analytics
8 9 (5.96%) Business Analysis
8 9 (5.96%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (5.30%) Data Validation
9 8 (5.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 8 (5.30%) Validation
9 8 (5.30%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.64%) ETL
10 7 (4.64%) Information Architecture
10 7 (4.64%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.25%) SQL
2 4 (2.65%) VBA
3 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.32%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.66%) C
4 1 (0.66%) C#
4 1 (0.66%) Java
4 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (3.97%) MCP
1 6 (3.97%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 5 (3.31%) CCNA
2 5 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.65%) CCA
4 3 (1.99%) MCITP
4 3 (1.99%) MCSA
4 3 (1.99%) MCSE
4 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.32%) ISEB
5 2 (1.32%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.32%) MCDST
6 1 (0.66%) Degree
6 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.62%) SLA
2 9 (5.96%) QA
3 4 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.66%) PMBOK
System Software
1 46 (30.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) MetaFrame
4 2 (1.32%) XenApp
5 1 (0.66%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.66%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.97%) SCCM
2 3 (1.99%) DameWare
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (1.32%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.32%) SCOM
4 1 (0.66%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.66%) Opsview
4 1 (0.66%) ServiceCenter
4 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.66%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.66%) WSUS
Vendors
1 88 (58.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.96%) Oracle
3 8 (5.30%) Cisco
4 7 (4.64%) Apple
4 7 (4.64%) Citrix
5 6 (3.97%) Minitab
6 5 (3.31%) Adobe
6 5 (3.31%) HP
6 5 (3.31%) VMware
7 4 (2.65%) Twitter
8 3 (1.99%) Brocade
8 3 (1.99%) CheckPoint
8 3 (1.99%) Dell
8 3 (1.99%) IBM
9 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.32%) Lotus
9 2 (1.32%) Peregrine
9 2 (1.32%) Polycom
9 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.32%) Remedy
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