Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 27 30
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 -1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 14 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 6.19% 4.83% 1.48%
As % of the Applications category 56.00% 33.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Bath median daily rate £325 £176 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +85.19% -21.12% -40.67%
10th Percentile £193 £159 £162
90th Percentile £344 £293 £301
Somerset median daily rate £313 £164 £230
% change year-on-year +91.13% -28.91% -26.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bath median hourly rate - - £10.50
Somerset median hourly rate £39.64 - £35.00

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 25 30 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 11.06% 14.49% 7.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 7
Bath median daily rate £325 £408 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.25% +38.14% -23.87%
10th Percentile £224 £159 £188
90th Percentile £432 £545 £410
Somerset median daily rate £325 £303 £250
% change year-on-year +7.44% +21.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Bath median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% +118.75% -54.29%
10th Percentile £31.00 £32.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £33.00 £37.50 £22.05
Somerset median hourly rate £38.29 £35.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +9.39% +45.83% +100.00%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Bath

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bath over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 October 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 6 (42.86%) Finance
3 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
3 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 5 (35.71%) IaaS
4 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (35.71%) Marketing
4 5 (35.71%) Data Management
4 5 (35.71%) Electronics
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
4 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 5 (35.71%) MySQL
4 5 (35.71%) SAP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) QA
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) IaaS
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (35.71%) PaaS
2 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
1 6 (42.86%) Relational Database
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) MySQL
2 5 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (21.43%) OLAP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Electronics
2 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
2 5 (35.71%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DBA
1 6 (42.86%) SQL DBA
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
4 1 (7.14%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Data Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (35.71%) Data Management
2 5 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 5 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
1 10 (71.43%) T-SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) SAP