The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dundee 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 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Scotland / Dundee
Rank 5 - 3
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dundee 15.79% - 22.22%
As % of the Applications category 42.86% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £248
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.32 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £13.06
% change year-on-year -14.28% +20.64%  

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 Dundee with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Dundee
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7 1 4
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dundee 36.84% 14.29% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £105 - £285
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Median hourly rate £11.32 £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.14% -28.20%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dundee 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 Dundee

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Dundee

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dundee

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Dundee

MS Office
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 24 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 Dundee region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft