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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 52 13
Rank change year-on-year +31 -39  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 5 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Erskine 6.94% 2.49% 14.86%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 61.54% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 5
Median daily rate £250 £330 £267
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.24% +23.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £229 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £330 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £290 £289
% change year-on-year +1.72% +0.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.85 £15.00 £13.03
% change year-on-year -1.00% +15.14%  

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 5 13 18
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Erskine 6.94% 4.05% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 12
Median daily rate £250 £310 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +2.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £330 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £30.21 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +67.80%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
% change year-on-year - +7.74%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Erskine

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

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

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Change Management
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) StarTeam
2 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Office 365
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
2 7 (77.78%) Server Virtualisation
3 6 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Veritas
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
3 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
3 6 (66.67%) MCTS
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) Clustering
3 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) AIX
3 6 (66.67%) MCSE
3 6 (66.67%) 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 6 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Hardware Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Project Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 10
1 7 (77.78%) Windows 7
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2012
1 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
2 6 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Change Management
1 7 (77.78%) Server Virtualisation
1 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
1 7 (77.78%) Test Scripting
2 6 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (66.67%) MCITP
2 6 (66.67%) MCSA
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) MCTS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
1 6 (66.67%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 6 (66.67%) Veritas
Erskine, Renfrewshire
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