Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 November 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
Yorkshire > North Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 32 21
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 17 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 5.00% 3.78% 7.68%
As % of the Applications category 43.59% 64.00% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 26
North Yorkshire median daily rate £140 £175 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -12.50% -27.27%
10th Percentile £115 £123 £113
90th Percentile £244 £345 £363
Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £300 £260
% change year-on-year -8.33% +15.38% -17.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.50 £14.69 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.70% +15.20% +2.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £13.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £16.05 £15.17 £18.93
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.38 £14.44 £12.50
% change year-on-year -21.21% +15.50% +8.70%

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 39 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 11.47% 5.91% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 6 22
North Yorkshire median daily rate £275 £275 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -28.57%
10th Percentile £119 £134 £115
90th Percentile £388 £425 £368
Yorkshire median daily rate £315 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -6.67% +3.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 12
North Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.81 £13.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.49% +3.02% +7.24%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.85 £12.00
90th Percentile £15.75 £15.17 £18.68
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -6.90% +6.66% +13.88%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in North Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in North Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the North Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York +14 9 £140 - 1
Middlesbrough +1 3 - -
Selby - 3 - -
Scarborough - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 12 (70.59%) Windows
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Office 365
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (17.65%) Finance
6 3 (17.65%) Migration
6 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
6 3 (17.65%) GDPR
7 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
7 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (11.76%) VMware
7 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Law
7 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
7 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) VoIP
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (5.88%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
4 2 (11.76%) Project Support Coordinator
4 2 (11.76%) Security Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 2 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Coaching
4 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Document Management
4 1 (5.88%) Invoice Processing
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
4 1 (5.88%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.88%) Sophos