Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +28
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 19 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 9.41% 2.50% -
As % of the Applications category 57.58% 30.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 0
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £230 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +73.91% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £335 £300 £346
% change year-on-year +11.67% -13.29% +13.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -3.85% -7.14%

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 33 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 16.34% 8.13% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 5
Knutsford median daily rate £365 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% +12.32% -10.97%
10th Percentile £316 £169 £302
90th Percentile £400 £414 £430
Cheshire median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.23 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +9.42% - -8.77%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Banking
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Taxonomies
3 4 (21.05%) UML
3 4 (21.05%) BPMN
3 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
3 4 (21.05%) SDLC
3 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Line Management
4 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
4 3 (15.79%) QA
4 3 (15.79%) SaaS
4 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
4 3 (15.79%) SLA
4 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
4 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
4 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
4 3 (15.79%) Information Security
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Case Management
6 1 (5.26%) GDPR
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) SMTP
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Coordinator
4 3 (15.79%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Risk Management Business Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Taxonomies
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) BPMN
1 4 (21.05%) Business Analysis
1 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (21.05%) SDLC
1 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
1 4 (21.05%) UML
2 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
2 3 (15.79%) Line Management
2 3 (15.79%) Security Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Supplier Management
3 2 (10.53%) Decision-Making
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.26%) Project Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PCI DSS
1 3 (15.79%) QA
1 3 (15.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec
2 1 (5.26%) Trustwave