The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 27 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -3 -2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 10 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 2.73% 2.24% 2.90%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 31.25% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 7
Median daily rate £150 £228 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.06% +1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £145 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £286 £288
% change year-on-year +4.80% -0.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.88 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.74% +8.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.72 £16.50 £13.70
% change year-on-year -16.87% +20.43%  

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 Nottingham with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 22 32 32
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 6.01% 7.16% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 22
Median daily rate £294 £343 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.23% +14.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £89 £157 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Median hourly rate £12.23 £10.44 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.12% +4.37%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Nottingham

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Nottingham over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Nottingham

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) SLA
4 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) Android
5 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
7 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
7 2 (9.52%) Office 365
7 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.52%) SCCM
7 2 (9.52%) Time Management
7 2 (9.52%) Polycom
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Internet
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) Change Management
7 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) IT Support
3 3 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) Customer Service Advisor
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (9.52%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) SOAP
1 1 (4.76%) Velocity
1 1 (4.76%) WCF
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) IVR
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
3 4 (19.05%) Android
3 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
4 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
4 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
4 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) MCP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Polycom
2 2 (9.52%) Sun
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