The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 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 28 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
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 9 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.69% 6.77% 4.92%
As % of the Applications category 45.00% 62.07% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £263 £380 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.92% -1.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £271 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £480 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £288 £290
% change year-on-year - -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Median hourly rate £7.98 £13.17 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.42% -16.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.10
% change year-on-year - +14.52%  

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 Bracknell with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 20 29 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 8.20% 10.90% 13.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 23
Median daily rate £263 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.23% +30.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £11.50 £13.50 £15.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -10.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £16.75 £35.00
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 Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bracknell

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Bracknell over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Bracknell

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 5 (31.25%) Project Management
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (18.75%) HP
5 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) DHCP
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas
5 3 (18.75%) Unicenter
5 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (18.75%) Netcool
5 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (18.75%) MS Access

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (12.50%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) LAN
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MS Access
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dreamweaver
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) French Language
3 1 (6.25%) German Language
3 1 (6.25%) Italian Language
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Polish Language
3 1 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) Project Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Project Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Project Support Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Support Officer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Deskside Technician
3 1 (6.25%) IT Graduate
3 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) EDI
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (18.75%) Clustering
1 3 (18.75%) Fat Client
1 3 (18.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Change Management
1 5 (31.25%) Problem Management
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Ticket Management
4 1 (6.25%) A/B Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Case Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Source to Pay
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) DV Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) NetBackup
1 3 (18.75%) Netcool
1 3 (18.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 3 (18.75%) Unicenter
2 2 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Meridio
3 3 (18.75%) Veritas
4 2 (12.50%) Fujitsu
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Ariba
5 1 (6.25%) Remedy
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £269 per day
Posted: 6 days ago