Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 28 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 -9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 10 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.37% 3.01% 0.51%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 38.46% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Bath median daily rate £180 £286 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.12% - -
Somerset median daily rate £175 £160 £300
% change year-on-year +9.38% -46.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Bath median hourly rate £15.00 £15.78 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.91% +50.24% -34.38%
10th Percentile £13.80 £14.95 £9.75
90th Percentile £18.00 £16.60 £11.25
Somerset median hourly rate £15.00 £15.78 £35.50
% change year-on-year -4.91% -55.56% +195.83%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bath
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 16 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 10.19% 7.83% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Bath median daily rate £280 £358 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.68% +5.15% -12.26%
10th Percentile £163 £279 £243
90th Percentile £428 £444 £962
Somerset median daily rate £290 £288 £345
% change year-on-year +0.87% -16.73% +6.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 3
Bath median hourly rate £15.00 £15.78 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.91% -26.63% +65.38%
10th Percentile £13.80 £14.95 £11.75
90th Percentile £18.00 £16.60 £31.65
Somerset median hourly rate £15.00 £15.78 £33.75
% change year-on-year -4.91% -53.26% +141.24%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Bath

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bath.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bath

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bath.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bath

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) G Suite
4 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (30.00%) Adobe
4 3 (30.00%) Publishing
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (20.00%) GDPR
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
5 2 (20.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
6 1 (10.00%) Dell KACE
6 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
6 1 (10.00%) Skype
6 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) G Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
1 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (30.00%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Data Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support
5 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Android
3 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (20.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (10.00%) Software Distribution
4 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Adobe
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Dell KACE
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Sophos
3 1 (10.00%) VMware