Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Erskine 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 25 July 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
Renfrewshire > Erskine
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 68 19
Rank change year-on-year +46 -49 +3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 13 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 11.40% 2.45% 11.88%
As % of the Applications category 92.86% 44.12% 67.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 11
Erskine median daily rate £265 £273 £262
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.75% +4.21% -5.77%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £215
90th Percentile £298 £330 £338
Renfrewshire median daily rate £265 £273 £262
% change year-on-year -2.75% +4.21% -5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Erskine median hourly rate - - £18.00
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - - £18.50

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 Erskine with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Erskine
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 14 34 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 12.28% 5.56% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 25 19
Erskine median daily rate £265 £280 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.36% +4.97% -6.73%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £204
90th Percentile £297 £337 £406
Renfrewshire median daily rate £265 £280 £267
% change year-on-year -5.36% +4.97% -6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Erskine median hourly rate - £30.21 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.81% -
Renfrewshire median hourly rate - £30.21 £18.50
% change year-on-year - +63.27% -

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Erskine

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Erskine

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Erskine region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
3 8 (61.54%) QA
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (30.77%) Office 365
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
4 4 (30.77%) Server Virtualisation
4 4 (30.77%) Smoke Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 4 (30.77%) StarTeam
4 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Clustering
5 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (23.08%) MCTS
5 3 (23.08%) MCITP
5 3 (23.08%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) MCSE
5 3 (23.08%) MCSA

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Erskine 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Author
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Author
2 3 (23.08%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
1 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Change Management
1 4 (30.77%) Server Virtualisation
1 4 (30.77%) Smoke Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
1 4 (30.77%) Test Scripting
2 2 (15.38%) Content Management
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) SC Cleared
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) MCTS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
1 4 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) McAfee ePO
1 3 (23.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) McAfee
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas