Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 23 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 23
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham - 2.93% 4.66%
As % of the Applications category - 29.17% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Cheltenham median daily rate - £190 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -30.91% -16.67%
Gloucestershire median daily rate £309 £168 £350
% change year-on-year +84.33% -52.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate - £12.00 -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £14.73
% change year-on-year +45.83% -18.51% -7.97%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 12 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 8.39% 10.04% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Cheltenham median daily rate £418 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% +30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £220 £199 £81
90th Percentile £438 £413 £575
Gloucestershire median daily rate £409 £275 £375
% change year-on-year +48.64% -26.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £15.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.71% - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Cheltenham

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Cheltenham

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Cheltenham