Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -9 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 7 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.72% 3.01% 3.51%
As % of the Applications category 24.14% 40.63% 61.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 11
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £300 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +100.00% -12.15%
10th Percentile £139 £186 £128
90th Percentile £423 £380 £226
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £325 £165
% change year-on-year - +96.97% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Liverpool median hourly rate - £16.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +11.54%
Merseyside median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +4.92% +7.02%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 29 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.13% 7.41% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 14
Liverpool median daily rate £325 £300 £165
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +81.82% -45.00%
10th Percentile £158 £168 £128
90th Percentile £475 £491 £269
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £325 £180
% change year-on-year - +80.56% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Liverpool median hourly rate £10.69 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.20% -8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £9.47 £11.00 £13.60
90th Percentile £11.76 £17.69 £70.35
Merseyside median hourly rate £10.69 £16.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year -33.20% -4.48% -1.47%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Liverpool

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Liverpool

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Liverpool over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Liverpool

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Apple
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) SNMP
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Debt Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Process Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) ITSM
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 2 (28.57%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) Logistics
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) WFM
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) VMware