Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lincolnshire 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 November 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
East Midlands > Lincolnshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -10 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 4.79% 2.40% 6.74%
As % of the Applications category 70.00% 60.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Lincolnshire median daily rate £186 £225 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.22% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £294 £300 £210
% change year-on-year -2.08% +42.86% -28.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
10th Percentile £11.00 - £12.18
90th Percentile £13.00 - £14.55
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.18 £11.17 £12.50
% change year-on-year +0.04% -10.64% -7.41%

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 Lincolnshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Lincolnshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lincolnshire 6.85% 4.00% 12.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Lincolnshire median daily rate £186 £225 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.22% -41.56% +97.44%
10th Percentile £159 £143 £308
90th Percentile £228 £328 £462
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £300 £275
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Lincolnshire median hourly rate £13.60 £16.09 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.51% +7.27% +20.00%
10th Percentile £11.00 £16.09 £12.20
90th Percentile £15.63 £16.09 £15.06
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.50 £11.17 £12.50
% change year-on-year +2.95% -10.64% -5.66%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Lincolnshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Lincolnshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lincolnshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Lincolnshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Lincolnshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Grimsby - 3 £169 -
Immingham - 3 £213 -
Spalding - 2 - -
Microsoft Office
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Lincolnshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
4 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) Intel
4 3 (42.86%) arcserve
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lincolnshire 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 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Support
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fat Client
1 3 (42.86%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) arcserve
2 3 (42.86%) Intel
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam