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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 22 32
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 0 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bradford - 2.70% 3.11%
As % of the Applications category - 50.00% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £289
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.51% +21.36%  

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 Bradford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Bradford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 6 8 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bradford 6.52% 5.41% 12.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 22
Median daily rate £225 £283 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.35% +2.72%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.84%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Bradford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bradford 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 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 25 June 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 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
3 2 (28.57%) CMDB
3 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
3 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) Verint
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) CMS
4 1 (14.29%) Handset

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) ISDN
1 1 (14.29%) Softphone
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Communications Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Operations Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) CMDB
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Handset
2 1 (14.29%) IVR
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Transformation
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL V3
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Verint
3 1 (14.29%) VMware