The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 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 25 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
East of England / Norfolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 22 21
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 1 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Norfolk 0.58% 6.10% 9.09%
As % of the Applications category 9.09% 61.90% 69.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 12
Median daily rate - £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £289
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.23 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.08% +110.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.51% +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 Norfolk with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Norfolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11 21 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Norfolk 6.36% 9.86% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 18
Median daily rate £305 £363 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.86% +16.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.23 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.19% +110.65%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Norfolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Norfolk 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 Norfolk

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Norfolk

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 25 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 Norfolk region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) QA
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
2 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
2 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (14.29%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Norfolk 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:

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Extranet
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
1 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
2 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C#
1 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
2 1 (14.29%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Xamarin
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
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