Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bradford 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 November 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
West Yorkshire > Bradford
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 31 35
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 8 13 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 4.02% 4.18% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 61.90% 51.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 15
Bradford median daily rate £350 £290 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +3.17%
10th Percentile £275 £205 £233
90th Percentile £375 £425 £400
West Yorkshire median daily rate £295 £300 £260
% change year-on-year -1.67% +15.38% -17.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 8
Bradford median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £12.70 £12.85 £69.60
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.00 £13.60 £12.50
% change year-on-year -19.09% +8.78% +13.61%

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 Bradford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Bradford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 28 21 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford 14.07% 6.75% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 28
Bradford median daily rate £288 £313 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.00% +10.62% -13.08%
10th Percentile £185 £212 £121
90th Percentile £390 £418 £370
West Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £325 £338
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Bradford median hourly rate £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +23.08%
10th Percentile £10.50 £9.75 £9.18
90th Percentile £12.55 £12.85 £34.13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.38 £14.13 £13.60
% change year-on-year -19.47% +3.90% +22.89%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Bradford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bradford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Bradford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (12.50%) SystmOne
5 1 (12.50%) Chat Support
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) NHS
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bradford 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 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Deployment Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
1 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
1 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Support
2 1 (12.50%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Chat Support
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix