Period
to 18 December 2017

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 18 December 2017 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
18 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 24 30
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 12 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 5.56% 2.25% 2.06%
As % of the Applications category 41.38% 33.33% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Bath median daily rate £167 £175 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.57% -48.15% +74.19%
10th Percentile £159 £153 £315
90th Percentile £180 £292 £360
Somerset median daily rate £167 £175 £325
% change year-on-year -4.57% -46.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Bath median hourly rate £23.50 - £35.00
10th Percentile £22.75 - £32.50
90th Percentile £24.25 - £37.50
Somerset median hourly rate £23.50 £38.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -38.16% +192.31% -21.90%

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 29 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bath 13.43% 6.74% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 6
Bath median daily rate £405 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.93% +11.19% +12.50%
10th Percentile £159 £159 £313
90th Percentile £522 £420 £374
Somerset median daily rate £225 £295 £325
% change year-on-year -23.64% -9.23% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Bath median hourly rate £29.25 - £35.00
10th Percentile £23.73 - £32.50
90th Percentile £36.18 - £37.50
Somerset median hourly rate £20.15 £25.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -19.42% +92.31% -2.18%

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 18 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft 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 Bath region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
3 5 (41.67%) ITSM
4 4 (33.33%) PMO
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Social Media
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) SLA
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) DNS
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) Remedy
7 1 (8.33%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (8.33%) Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing

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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Help Desk Support
1 5 (41.67%) Service Desk Support
2 4 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (25.00%) PMO Planner
4 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Email Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management Office Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Office Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) ITSM
3 4 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Copywriting
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PMO
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) Remedy