The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 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 27 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
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 1 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 1.92% 4.44% 2.04%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 75.00% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £278 £108
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +158.13%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £290
% change year-on-year - -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.60 £8.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.14
% change year-on-year - +14.15%  

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 Bournemouth with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bournemouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 8 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 3.85% 5.93% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Median daily rate £125 £278 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.95% -18.97%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.60 £8.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.00% -68.18%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £16.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.12% +10.34%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bournemouth

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bournemouth region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (50.00%) X.509
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Support
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM