The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 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 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.77% 4.03% 2.92%
As % of the Applications category 22.22% 33.33% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Median daily rate £185 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.75% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £286 £288
% change year-on-year +4.80% -0.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £162.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.72 £16.50 £13.70
% change year-on-year -16.87% +20.43%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 9 15 21
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 7.96% 12.10% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 15
Median daily rate £475 £493 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +23.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £162.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 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 Canary Wharf

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Canary Wharf

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Canary Wharf

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

1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Publishing
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (27.27%) R
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Apteco
4 2 (18.18%) Eloqua
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (18.18%) SAS
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 1 (9.09%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Eloqua
1 2 (18.18%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (9.09%) ERwin
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (9.09%) Toad
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Publishing
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Coordinator
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing Data Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365 Trainer
2 2 (18.18%) Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Floorwalker
3 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) B2B
1 2 (18.18%) Campaign Analysis
1 2 (18.18%) Campaign Management
1 2 (18.18%) Coaching
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) Direct Marketing
1 2 (18.18%) Econometrics
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing Analytics
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematical Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
1 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) SDLC
1 2 (18.18%) Statistical Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Document Management
2 1 (9.09%) Information Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) R
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
3 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Apteco
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy