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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 65 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Office 80 142 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.77% 4.90% 5.05%
As % of the Applications category 31.50% 39.01% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 77 66
Median daily rate £365 £280 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £369
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £225
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +28.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 28 28
Median hourly rate £16.75 £10.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.52% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.09 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £16.95 £20.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+16.10% -4.64%
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
254 364 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 8.81% 12.56% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 219 168
Median daily rate £365 £300 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 41 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

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 4 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 May 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 55 £346 +28.14% 14
South Yorkshire -34 13 £413 +51.37% 3
North Yorkshire +4 11 £450 +53.84% 5
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
2 98 (51.85%) MS Excel
3 83 (43.92%) Windows
4 61 (32.28%) Finance
5 55 (29.10%) Active Directory
6 47 (24.87%) Analytical Skills
7 44 (23.28%) ITIL
8 33 (17.46%) Project Management
9 32 (16.93%) Windows 7
10 31 (16.40%) MS Visio
11 28 (14.81%) SQL
12 26 (13.76%) MS Project
13 25 (13.23%) MS PowerPoint
14 22 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
14 22 (11.64%) Office 365
15 21 (11.11%) Windows XP
16 19 (10.05%) Windows Server
17 18 (9.52%) SharePoint
18 17 (8.99%) Blackberry
18 17 (8.99%) Management Information System
19 15 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
19 15 (7.94%) Service Management
19 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
19 15 (7.94%) MS Exchange
19 15 (7.94%) Analytics
20 14 (7.41%) SQL Server
20 14 (7.41%) Internet
21 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
21 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
22 12 (6.35%) Telecoms

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 18 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 15 (7.94%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.23%) SAS
3 8 (4.23%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (2.12%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (2.12%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.12%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 3 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.59%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.06%) IBM Domino
8 2 (1.06%) Moodle
8 2 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.53%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 98 (51.85%) MS Excel
2 31 (16.40%) MS Visio
3 26 (13.76%) MS Project
4 25 (13.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (2.12%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.53%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.53%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.53%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.53%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.53%) RoboHelp
7 1 (0.53%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (1.59%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (1.59%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.53%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 22 (11.64%) Office 365
2 13 (6.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.06%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.41%) Internet
2 8 (4.23%) FTP
3 7 (3.70%) DNS
4 6 (3.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (3.17%) VPN
5 4 (2.12%) DAB
5 4 (2.12%) DHCP
5 4 (2.12%) Firewall
5 4 (2.12%) Intranet
5 4 (2.12%) LAN
5 4 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (2.12%) Wireless
6 3 (1.59%) Extranet
6 3 (1.59%) WebEx
6 3 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.06%) Broadband
7 2 (1.06%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.06%) ISDN
7 2 (1.06%) PSTN
7 2 (1.06%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (7.41%) SQL Server
3 12 (6.35%) Data Mining
4 10 (5.29%) MS Access
5 9 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (4.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (3.70%) Base SAS
7 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (2.65%) SQLBase
9 1 (0.53%) OLAP
9 1 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (0.53%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.59%) FrontPage
2 2 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (1.06%) Bitbucket
2 2 (1.06%) Hudson
2 2 (1.06%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 61 (32.28%) Finance
2 12 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.29%) Legal
4 9 (4.76%) Banking
5 5 (2.65%) Law
6 4 (2.12%) Games
6 4 (2.12%) Publishing
6 4 (2.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.59%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (35.98%) Analyst
2 20 (10.58%) 1st Line Support
3 18 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 17 (8.99%) Service Desk Analyst
5 15 (7.94%) Consultant
5 15 (7.94%) Support Analyst
6 13 (6.88%) Support Engineer
7 11 (5.82%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 11 (5.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 11 (5.82%) 2nd Line Support
8 10 (5.29%) IT Support
8 10 (5.29%) Service Desk Support
9 9 (4.76%) Desktop Support
9 9 (4.76%) Developer
10 8 (4.23%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (3.70%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.70%) Coordinator
11 7 (3.70%) IT Engineer
11 7 (3.70%) Junior
11 7 (3.70%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.17%) Middleware
2 3 (1.59%) CSS
3 2 (1.06%) XML
4 1 (0.53%) .NET
4 1 (0.53%) Ajax
4 1 (0.53%) HTML
4 1 (0.53%) Sass
4 1 (0.53%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.53%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 47 (24.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.99%) Blackberry
2 17 (8.99%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.35%) NHS
4 7 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (3.17%) iPad
5 6 (3.17%) iPhone
6 5 (2.65%) e-Learning
6 5 (2.65%) Statistics
6 5 (2.65%) Video Editing
6 5 (2.65%) Visualisation
7 4 (2.12%) Artificial Intelligence
7 4 (2.12%) Social Media
8 3 (1.59%) APACS
8 3 (1.59%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.59%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.59%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.59%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.59%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 83 (43.92%) Windows
2 32 (16.93%) Windows 7
3 21 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 19 (10.05%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.17%) Windows Vista
8 5 (2.65%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.65%) Windows 8
8 5 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.12%) Unix
10 3 (1.59%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.06%) Android
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.53%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (23.28%) ITIL
2 33 (17.46%) Project Management
3 22 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (7.94%) Analytics
4 15 (7.94%) Service Management
5 13 (6.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (5.82%) Change Management
6 11 (5.82%) PRINCE2
7 10 (5.29%) Business Analysis
7 10 (5.29%) Problem Management
7 10 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (4.76%) ITSM
8 9 (4.76%) Migration
9 8 (4.23%) Data Validation
9 8 (4.23%) ETL
9 8 (4.23%) Lean Six Sigma
9 8 (4.23%) Six Sigma
9 8 (4.23%) Validation
9 8 (4.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (14.81%) SQL
2 4 (2.12%) VBA
3 1 (0.53%) C
3 1 (0.53%) Java
3 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.29%) Degree
1 10 (5.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (4.23%) MCP
2 8 (4.23%) MCSE
3 5 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.65%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 4 (2.12%) CCA
4 4 (2.12%) CCNA
4 4 (2.12%) MCDST
4 4 (2.12%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.59%) MCITP
5 3 (1.59%) MCSA
6 2 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.06%) ISEB
6 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.06%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.53%) CCNP
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.76%) SLA
2 8 (4.23%) QA
3 7 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.12%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.53%) PMBOK
System Software
1 55 (29.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.53%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.53%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (2.65%) SCCM
2 3 (1.59%) DameWare
2 3 (1.59%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.06%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.53%) ThinApp
4 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.53%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 111 (58.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.82%) Citrix
3 8 (4.23%) Adobe
3 8 (4.23%) HP
4 7 (3.70%) Apple
5 6 (3.17%) Cisco
5 6 (3.17%) Oracle
5 6 (3.17%) VMware
6 5 (2.65%) Minitab
7 4 (2.12%) IBM
7 4 (2.12%) Peregrine
7 4 (2.12%) Remedy
7 4 (2.12%) Twitter
8 3 (1.59%) Bomgar
8 3 (1.59%) Brocade
8 3 (1.59%) Dell
8 3 (1.59%) Lotus
8 3 (1.59%) SAP
9 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.06%) Perforce
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