Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 17 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 35 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 12 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.67% 0.69% 5.67%
As % of the Applications category 63.16% 25.00% 44.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 29
Luton median daily rate £164 £138 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.09% +10.00% -66.67%
10th Percentile £114 £116 £95
90th Percentile £461 £144 £238
Bedfordshire median daily rate £188 £138 £125
% change year-on-year +36.36% +10.00% -66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Luton median hourly rate - - £11.75
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.25 £9.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +180.56% -25.00% +4.35%

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 Luton with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 19 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.81% 2.75% 12.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 20
Luton median daily rate £275 £293 £218
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.98% +34.48% -42.00%
10th Percentile £114 £118 £106
90th Percentile £515 £466 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £299 £325 £265
% change year-on-year -8.08% +22.64% -29.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +260.00% -76.19%
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £9.65 £10.50
% change year-on-year +159.07% -8.10% -19.23%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Luton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Luton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Luton over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Luton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Luton

For the 6 months to 17 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 Luton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (16.67%) GFI Software
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Yammer
5 2 (16.67%) Skype
5 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
5 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (16.67%) PMO
5 2 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
5 2 (16.67%) Finance
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
5 2 (16.67%) QA
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) Office 365
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) OneDrive
3 2 (16.67%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Skype
2 1 (8.33%) BGP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (8.33%) DWDM
2 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) HSRP
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) RIP
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) VRRP
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support
2 2 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) IT Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 10
2 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Change Management
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL
1 3 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
2 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Logistics
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) DBS Check
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PMO
1 2 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP NNM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) Apple
3 2 (16.67%) GFI Software
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 2 (16.67%) WatchGuard
4 1 (8.33%) F5
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Talend