Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 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
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 46 20 23
Rank change year-on-year -26 +3 +19
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 11 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 1.20% 6.04% 5.30%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 55.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 13
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £254 £325
Median % change year-on-year +37.80% -21.85% +85.71%
South Wales median daily rate £183 £192 £325
% change year-on-year -4.57% -41.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £20.68 £23.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -10.09% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £20.50 £21.00 £11.48
% change year-on-year -2.38% +82.93% -6.29%

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 14 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 4.19% 10.99% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 26
10th Percentile £325 £198 "
25th Percentile £334 £299 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £475 £428
Median % change year-on-year -26.32% +11.11% +42.50%
75th Percentile £404 £525 £451
90th Percentile £433 " £456
South Wales median daily rate £191 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -52.38% +6.67% +11.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
10th Percentile £15.27 £16.80 £11.92
25th Percentile £16.00 £17.25 £14.04
Median hourly rate £16.37 £23.00 £17.83
Median % change year-on-year -28.83% +29.03% +15.00%
75th Percentile £19.63 £24.93 £21.36
90th Percentile £20.59 £24.97 £23.34
South Wales median hourly rate £17.19 £19.00 £14.74
% change year-on-year -9.55% +28.90% +6.23%

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
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 18 October 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
2 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Blog
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Revit
3 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (25.00%) Social Media Management
3 1 (25.00%) Slack
3 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
3 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Slack
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Public Sector
1 2 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) CAD Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Project Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Support Officer
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blog
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Availability Management
2 1 (25.00%) CAD
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (25.00%) Document Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Remedy