Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 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
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 24 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8 -19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 21 39 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 4.11% 6.79% 4.04%
As % of the Applications category 36.21% 59.09% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 10
Bracknell median daily rate £263 £353 £279
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.53% +26.57% -10.88%
10th Percentile £159 £258 £170
90th Percentile £372 £480 £417
Berkshire median daily rate £250 £300 £300
% change year-on-year -16.67% - -4.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 5
Bracknell median hourly rate £14.50 £12.83 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.02% -18.75% -
10th Percentile £10.34 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £18.75 £16.00 £28.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £9.50 £12.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year -24.00% -12.28% -16.18%

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 58 66 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 11.35% 11.50% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 45
Bracknell median daily rate £190 £325 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.54% +30.00% -20.00%
10th Percentile £127 £142 £116
90th Percentile £385 £453 £430
Berkshire median daily rate £311 £330 £300
% change year-on-year -5.68% +10.00% -7.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 11
Bracknell median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -10.34% +19.59%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £17.55 £21.50 £35.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% -11.76%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

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 6 months to 22 July 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 22 July 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 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Oracle
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
5 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
6 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (19.05%) Netcool
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
6 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
7 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (14.29%) Veritas
7 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
7 3 (14.29%) DNS
7 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 3 (14.29%) DHCP
7 3 (14.29%) 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 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) DHCP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 1 (4.76%) Skype
3 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MS Access
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (14.29%) Administrator
1 3 (14.29%) Developer
1 3 (14.29%) Email Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Deskside Technician
2 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
2 2 (9.52%) Excel Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) IT Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) IT Support
2 2 (9.52%) Project Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Project Officer
2 2 (9.52%) Project Support Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Support Officer
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) CSS
1 3 (14.29%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Fat Client
1 4 (19.05%) Thin Client
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.76%) Android
6 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Problem Management
2 4 (19.05%) Change Management
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) A/B Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 3 (14.29%) Marketing Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Time Management
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Entry
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) Release Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
5 1 (4.76%) Ticket Management
5 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Netcool
2 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 3 (14.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (14.29%) Unicenter
3 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 2 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (4.76%) Netcool/Webtop
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.76%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) Meridio
4 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (14.29%) Veritas
5 2 (9.52%) Spredfast
6 1 (4.76%) Adobe
6 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (4.76%) Remedy
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Snow