Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 20 July 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 34 12
Rank change year-on-year +13 -22 +9
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 27 14 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 5.48% 3.23% 9.72%
As % of the Applications category 52.94% 58.33% 72.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 30
Northampton median daily rate £288 £150 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +91.67% +20.00% -61.54%
10th Percentile £281 £110 £95
90th Percentile £438 £400 £290
Northamptonshire median daily rate £300 £160 £125
% change year-on-year +87.50% +28.00% -58.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 22
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £11.34 £11.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +1.12% +1.91%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.18 £10.20
90th Percentile £11.30 £11.69 £19.25
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.25 £11.25
% change year-on-year -15.70% +17.78% +2.27%

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 Northampton with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 51 24 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 10.34% 5.54% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 26
Northampton median daily rate £300 £200 £264
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -24.10% -29.73%
10th Percentile £203 £110 £109
90th Percentile £498 £425 £420
Northamptonshire median daily rate £300 £200 £365
% change year-on-year +50.00% -45.21% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 23
Northampton median hourly rate £11.17 £11.34 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.46% +0.76% +2.27%
10th Percentile £9.85 £11.18 £10.20
90th Percentile £11.30 £11.69 £19.25
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £13.25 £11.38
% change year-on-year -15.70% +16.48% +3.41%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Northampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Northampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Northampton over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Northampton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Northampton

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
3 13 (48.15%) ITIL
4 12 (44.44%) Finance
5 11 (40.74%) Service Management
5 11 (40.74%) ITSM
6 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
7 9 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
7 9 (33.33%) Release Management
8 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
9 4 (14.81%) VMware
9 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
9 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
10 3 (11.11%) PMO
11 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
11 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
11 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (7.41%) CentOS
11 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
11 2 (7.41%) Data Entry

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 9 (33.33%) Applications Support
3 6 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Cybersecurity Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Project Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Specialist
7 1 (3.70%) Office 365 Architect
7 1 (3.70%) PMO Planner
7 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Architect
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Vista
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) ITSM
2 11 (40.74%) Service Management
3 9 (33.33%) Release Management
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Data Entry
5 2 (7.41%) Dependency Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL V3
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.70%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 1 (3.70%) DevOps
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V2
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) SDLC
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) VB
2 1 (3.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) APMP
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) vCloud
3 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Nagios
2 1 (3.70%) OVSD
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) Google
4 1 (3.70%) BMC
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix
4 1 (3.70%) HP
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Veeam
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
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