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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
England / Yorkshire
Rank 53 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Office 68 89 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.15% 3.15% 4.14%
As % of the Applications category 29.69% 28.99% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 48
Median daily rate £349 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £424 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £293 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.27% +6.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 24
Median hourly rate £12.88 £13.10 £11.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +10.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £8.75 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.76 £20.50 £16.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%

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
229 307 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.61% 10.88% 12.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 165 188
Median daily rate £348 £320 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.59% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £450 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 40 36
Median hourly rate £12.75 £13.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +9.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £9.00 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.00 £16.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +3 47 £350 +10.06% 15
North Yorkshire +12 13 £338 -16.14% 2
South Yorkshire -4 6 £300 -28.63% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
MS Office
England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 93 (54.71%) Microsoft
2 74 (43.53%) Windows
3 71 (41.76%) MS Excel
4 60 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 38 (22.35%) Windows 7
6 34 (20.00%) Finance
7 31 (18.24%) Project Management
8 29 (17.06%) SharePoint
9 27 (15.88%) Migration
10 24 (14.12%) VMware
10 24 (14.12%) Windows Server
11 23 (13.53%) ITIL
11 23 (13.53%) MS Project
11 23 (13.53%) Legal
12 20 (11.76%) SCCM
13 19 (11.18%) PMO
14 18 (10.59%) MS Visio
15 16 (9.41%) Cisco
15 16 (9.41%) Management Information System
15 16 (9.41%) MS PowerPoint
16 15 (8.82%) SQL
16 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
17 14 (8.24%) Problem Management
18 13 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
18 13 (7.65%) Windows XP
18 13 (7.65%) Blackberry
18 13 (7.65%) Brocade
19 12 (7.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 12 (7.06%) MS Exchange
19 12 (7.06%) Data Centre

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 29 (17.06%) SharePoint
2 12 (7.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 12 (7.06%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (2.35%) MS Project Server
4 4 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.35%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) IIS
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.59%) Moodle
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 71 (41.76%) MS Excel
2 23 (13.53%) MS Project
3 18 (10.59%) MS Visio
4 16 (9.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Magento
2 1 (0.59%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.47%) Office 365
2 8 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.76%) IaaS
4 3 (1.76%) PaaS
4 3 (1.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
1 11 (6.47%) NetScaler
2 10 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
2 10 (5.88%) DNS
2 10 (5.88%) FCoE
2 10 (5.88%) NX-OS
3 8 (4.71%) DHCP
4 7 (4.12%) Firewall
5 5 (2.94%) Network Security
6 4 (2.35%) LAN
6 4 (2.35%) VPN
6 4 (2.35%) WAN
7 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.18%) Internet
8 2 (1.18%) ISDN
8 2 (1.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.59%) CTI
9 1 (0.59%) Extranet
9 1 (0.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (2.94%) QlikView
2 5 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
4 3 (1.76%) Big Data
4 3 (1.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (1.76%) MS Access
4 3 (1.76%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.18%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.59%) MySQL
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (1.76%) Bitbucket
1 3 (1.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.59%) MSI
General
1 34 (20.00%) Finance
2 23 (13.53%) Legal
3 8 (4.71%) Banking
3 8 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.12%) Law
5 4 (2.35%) Retail
6 3 (1.76%) Billing
7 2 (1.18%) Advertising
7 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.18%) Military
7 2 (1.18%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Back Office
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (38.24%) Analyst
2 24 (14.12%) Service Analyst
3 23 (13.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 22 (12.94%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.65%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (7.65%) Project Manager
6 12 (7.06%) Support Engineer
7 11 (6.47%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.29%) Architect
8 9 (5.29%) IT Support
8 9 (5.29%) Project Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) Consultant
9 8 (4.71%) Field Engineer
9 8 (4.71%) Help Desk Support
9 8 (4.71%) IT Analyst
9 8 (4.71%) PMO Analyst
10 7 (4.12%) 1st Line Support
10 7 (4.12%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.12%) Developer
10 7 (4.12%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.88%) .NET
2 5 (2.94%) Web Services
3 2 (1.18%) XML
4 1 (0.59%) CCXML
4 1 (0.59%) COM
4 1 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.59%) RFC 2833
4 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.59%) VXML
4 1 (0.59%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.41%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.65%) Blackberry
3 12 (7.06%) Data Centre
3 12 (7.06%) Enterprise Storage
3 12 (7.06%) iPhone
4 11 (6.47%) iPad
5 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.53%) Smartphone
7 4 (2.35%) NHS
8 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (1.76%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.18%) FMCG
9 2 (1.18%) IVR
10 1 (0.59%) Clustering
10 1 (0.59%) Handset
10 1 (0.59%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 74 (43.53%) Windows
2 38 (22.35%) Windows 7
3 24 (14.12%) Windows Server
4 15 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (7.65%) Windows XP
6 8 (4.71%) Windows 10
6 8 (4.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.76%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.18%) Android
8 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.59%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (18.24%) Project Management
2 27 (15.88%) Migration
3 23 (13.53%) ITIL
4 14 (8.24%) Problem Management
5 11 (6.47%) CRM
5 11 (6.47%) ITSM
6 10 (5.88%) BPMN
6 10 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (5.29%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (5.29%) Document Management
7 9 (5.29%) Service Delivery
7 9 (5.29%) Software Deployment
8 8 (4.71%) Service Management
8 8 (4.71%) Supplier Management
9 7 (4.12%) Business Analysis
9 7 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.12%) Data Management
9 7 (4.12%) Data Modelling
9 7 (4.12%) ETL
9 7 (4.12%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.82%) SQL
2 5 (2.94%) Java
3 4 (2.35%) VBA
4 3 (1.76%) C
4 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.59%) PHP
6 1 (0.59%) VB
6 1 (0.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.29%) Degree
3 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.76%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (1.76%) MCDST
5 3 (1.76%) MOS
6 2 (1.18%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.18%) CCA
6 2 (1.18%) CCNA
6 2 (1.18%) CCNP
6 2 (1.18%) DBS Check
6 2 (1.18%) MCP
6 2 (1.18%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.59%) CCIE
7 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.59%) MCSE
7 1 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.59%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.18%) PMO
2 11 (6.47%) SLA
3 3 (1.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (1.18%) QA
5 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (2.94%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.76%) vSphere
5 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.59%) Firmware
6 1 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 20 (11.76%) SCCM
2 5 (2.94%) WSUS
3 4 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.35%) NetVault Backup
3 4 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (1.18%) SCOM
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.59%) Plesk
Vendors
1 93 (54.71%) Microsoft
2 24 (14.12%) VMware
3 16 (9.41%) Cisco
4 13 (7.65%) Brocade
5 10 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 10 (5.88%) F5
6 8 (4.71%) Dell
7 6 (3.53%) Oracle
8 4 (2.35%) Citrix
8 4 (2.35%) Planview
8 4 (2.35%) Symantec
9 3 (1.76%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.76%) Veeam
10 2 (1.18%) Apple
10 2 (1.18%) Bluefish Communications
10 2 (1.18%) Xerox
11 1 (0.59%) Ericsson
11 1 (0.59%) Lotus
11 1 (0.59%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.59%) Remedy
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