Period
to 1 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 1 April 2020 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 35 27
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 6 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.25% 2.82% 1.82%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 40.00% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £120 £180 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +5.88% -47.69%
Cheshire median daily rate £140 £175 £300
% change year-on-year -20.00% -41.67% +14.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year +77.14% +20.69% -7.94%

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 Knutsford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.25% 7.04% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 4
Median daily rate £120 £250 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -52.00% -27.59% +6.23%
Cheshire median daily rate £203 £263 £325
% change year-on-year -22.86% -19.23% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Median hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +20.69% -20.55%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Knutsford.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Knutsford.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
1 2 (50.00%) Dell Certification
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (25.00%) Banking

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Technician
1 2 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Self-Motivation
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Dell Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) Intel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft