Period
to 14 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 14 June 2021 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 Wales > Newport
6 months to
14 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 32 39 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 -19 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 7 5 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 2.81% 1.86% 7.81%
As % of the Applications category 41.18% 17.24% 58.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 22
10th Percentile £171 " "
25th Percentile £186 " £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £273 - £333
75th Percentile £350 " £444
90th Percentile " " £460
South Wales median daily rate £200 £110 £325
% change year-on-year +81.82% -66.15% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £26.45 £20.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +29.02% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £13.96
% change year-on-year +13.16% +36.10% -17.63%

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 Newport with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 17 29 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 6.83% 10.78% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 33
10th Percentile £185 £363 "
25th Percentile £255 £413 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £325 £475 £350
Median % change year-on-year -31.58% +35.71% +62.79%
75th Percentile £376 £525 £450
90th Percentile £474 £532 £472
South Wales median daily rate £300 £458 £333
% change year-on-year -34.43% +37.59% +10.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £18.87
Median % change year-on-year +4.52% -17.86% +30.14%
South Wales median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -13.16% +22.58% -9.81%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Newport

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Newport

Microsoft Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Office in Newport over the 6 months to 14 June 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Newport

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Office in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Newport

For the 6 months to 14 June 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (71.43%) MCP
2 5 (71.43%) Social Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft 365
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
4 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
5 1 (14.29%) Availability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (14.29%) Social Media Management
5 1 (14.29%) Slack
5 1 (14.29%) Yammer
5 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Python
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Intranet
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) JSON
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) Blog

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft 365
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
2 1 (14.29%) Slack
2 1 (14.29%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Social Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Public Sector
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Desktop Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Desktop Support
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Trainer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) Blog
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Availability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) DBS Check
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy