The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 71 32
Rank change year-on-year +41 -39  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 14 50 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.03% 3.77% 4.70%
As % of the Applications category 51.85% 60.98% 57.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 36 17
Median daily rate £290 £310 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% -8.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £185 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £365 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +3.50% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £20.50 £13.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.51% +54.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.20 £10.91 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.26 £34.30 £13.50
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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 27 82 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.78% 6.18% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 51 23
Median daily rate £325 £310 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.83% -10.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 8
Median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +200.00% +15.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.40 £13.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £26.80 £17.20
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 Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Newcastle upon Tyne

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Newcastle upon Tyne

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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 17 (58.62%) Windows
3 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
4 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
5 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
6 11 (37.93%) Office 365
6 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
8 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
8 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 8 (27.59%) Office Communications Server
9 8 (27.59%) DNS
9 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (27.59%) DHCP
9 8 (27.59%) ITIL
9 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
9 8 (27.59%) Skype
10 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
11 5 (17.24%) Trend Micro
11 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
11 5 (17.24%) Android
11 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
11 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
11 5 (17.24%) Blackberry

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (48.28%) SharePoint
2 11 (37.93%) MS Exchange
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (31.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (31.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 9 (31.03%) Skype for Business
4 8 (27.59%) Office Communications Server
4 8 (27.59%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Visio
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (6.90%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) DHCP
1 8 (27.59%) DNS
1 8 (27.59%) Skype
2 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) Network Security
3 1 (3.45%) SMTP
3 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) MS Access
General
1 1 (3.45%) Advertising
1 1 (3.45%) Automotive
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
1 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Consultant
2 6 (20.69%) IT Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Messaging Consultant
3 5 (17.24%) Messaging Support
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Support Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support
5 3 (10.34%) IT Support Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Messaging Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Process Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) Middleware
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) COM
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Blackberry
2 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.24%) Android
3 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ITIL
2 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile Device Management
2 5 (17.24%) PRINCE2
2 5 (17.24%) Visualisation
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
4 3 (10.34%) Document Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) OOD
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) SysML
5 2 (6.90%) UML
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) ITSM
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C
1 2 (6.90%) C++
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MCSE
5 4 (13.79%) Degree
6 3 (10.34%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (6.90%) ECDL
8 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) PMO
2 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (6.90%) SLA
4 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 15 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Trend Micro
3 2 (6.90%) VMware
4 1 (3.45%) Apple
4 1 (3.45%) Cadence
4 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Cisco
4 1 (3.45%) Crossbeam
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) McAfee
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) TippingPoint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
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