The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 3 months to 26 June 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 23 14
Rank change year-on-year +10 -9  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 4.35% 2.31% 5.38%
As % of the Applications category 30.77% 28.57% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £419 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.64% -13.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +3.50% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.79 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.42% +21.36%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 13 14 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 14.13% 8.09% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 15
Median daily rate £350 £200 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £338 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Middlesex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Middlesex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Middlesex over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Middlesex

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) HNC
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Confluence
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (12.50%) Analytics
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) PMO
6 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Time Management
6 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
6 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Tester
3 1 (12.50%) Transition Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) e-Learning
1 1 (12.50%) IVR
1 1 (12.50%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Monte Carlo Method
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PMO
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
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