Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 16
Rank change year-on-year +11 -28 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 28 39 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.81% 3.68% 8.18%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 31.97% 56.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 28 39
Coventry median daily rate £180 £388 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.55% +84.52% -30.00%
10th Percentile £105 £292 £95
90th Percentile £344 £404 £430
West Midlands median daily rate £320 £315 £270
% change year-on-year +1.59% +16.67% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 13
Coventry median hourly rate £14.75 £14.34 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -4.40% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.10 £8.85
90th Percentile £100.00 £15.50 £20.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £13.59 £15.00
% change year-on-year +3.02% -9.40% -3.23%

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 Coventry with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 70 122 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 9.54% 11.52% 14.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 96 54
Coventry median daily rate £350 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.45% +12.93% +16.67%
10th Percentile £118 £271 £154
90th Percentile £509 £459 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £338 £350 £348
% change year-on-year -3.57% +0.72% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 13
Coventry median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -16.32%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.25 £8.85
90th Percentile £70.63 £38.00 £20.65
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year - -22.08% +10.00%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Coventry

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Coventry

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Coventry

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Coventry

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (21.43%) Office 365
5 6 (21.43%) Windows
5 6 (21.43%) Finance
6 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 5 (17.86%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) Project Management
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
8 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
9 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
9 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (7.14%) SCOM

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 7 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) SSL
2 2 (7.14%) TACACS
3 1 (3.57%) DHCP
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Automotive
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Administrator
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) IT Support
2 4 (14.29%) Support Officer
3 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) IT Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Project Officer
3 3 (10.71%) Project Support Officer
3 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Office 365 Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 2 (7.14%) NHS
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.57%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
4 5 (17.86%) Programme Delivery
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.14%) Demand Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL V3
7 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
8 1 (3.57%) Contract Management
8 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.57%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.57%) ECDL
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
2 2 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco LMS
1 2 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (7.14%) SCOM
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) McAfee
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (3.57%) Capita
4 1 (3.57%) Citrix
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com