The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 25 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 18 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.13% 5.52% 5.73%
As % of the Applications category 31.03% 43.48% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 6
Median daily rate £238 £250 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £220 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £383 £283
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £11.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.65% +17.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.63 £13.06
% change year-on-year -13.60% +19.68%  

MS 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 Coventry with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 58 46 56
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 16.52% 12.71% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 22 23
Median daily rate £415 £366 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.31% -2.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +2.27% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -44.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing MS Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Coventry

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Coventry

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Coventry over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Office in Coventry

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 MS Office.

1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (35.29%) Windows
3 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
4 10 (29.41%) Project Management
4 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
5 9 (26.47%) MS Project
6 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
7 7 (20.59%) PMO
7 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement
8 5 (14.71%) Advertising
9 4 (11.76%) ITIL
9 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
9 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
9 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
9 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
9 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
10 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
10 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
10 3 (8.82%) People Management
10 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
10 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
10 3 (8.82%) Migration
10 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (8.82%) BT
10 3 (8.82%) Finance
11 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
11 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.88%) Retail

MS 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 4 (11.76%) MS Exchange
1 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (26.47%) MS Project
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
4 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) DHCP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Intranet
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
General
1 5 (14.71%) Advertising
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Project Officer
2 9 (26.47%) Project Support Officer
2 9 (26.47%) Support Officer
3 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) First Line Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Support
7 2 (5.88%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.88%) PMO Planner
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Linux
5 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) PRINCE2
1 10 (29.41%) Project Management
2 7 (20.59%) Process Improvement
3 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) People Management
5 2 (5.88%) Coaching
5 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.88%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.94%) B2B
6 1 (2.94%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (2.94%) Channel Management
6 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.94%) Contingency Planning
6 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) PMO
2 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Ansible
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) BT
3 2 (5.88%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.94%) Citrix
4 1 (2.94%) McKesson
4 1 (2.94%) Polycom
4 1 (2.94%) Sophos
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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