The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 3 months to 25 April 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
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bolton - - 14.29%
As % of the Applications category - - 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £290 £288
% change year-on-year -0.86% +0.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.03
% change year-on-year - +15.14%  

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

Contract Software Application Skills
Bolton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 21.43% - 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £263 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £10.01
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.09 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year +0.56% +7.74%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Bolton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bolton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bolton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Verint
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) VoIP
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Site Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Handset
1 2 (100.00%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Verint