The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 26 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 Midlands / Nottinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 33 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 12 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 2.88% 2.73% 2.53%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 35.14% 34.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 7
Median daily rate £210 £228 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +1.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £145 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £413 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +3.50% -0.86%  
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 £13.79 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.42% +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 Nottinghamshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 24 37 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 5.76% 7.76% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 24
Median daily rate £319 £350 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.92% +19.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £163 £119
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £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 £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 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 Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Nottinghamshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -1 10 £150 -34.06% 1
Mansfield - 1 £475 -
Microsoft Office
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Nottinghamshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 14 (53.85%) Windows
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (26.92%) SLA
4 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 4 (15.38%) Android
5 4 (15.38%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Oracle
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
6 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
6 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (7.69%) Office 365
7 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.69%) ITIL V2
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) Polycom
7 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 2 (7.69%) SCCM
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) WSUS

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.69%) DHCP
2 2 (7.69%) DNS
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) MS Access
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) Selenium
1 1 (3.85%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (7.69%) Back Office
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) IT Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) IT Support
3 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.69%) Customer Service Advisor
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) SOAP
1 1 (3.85%) Velocity
1 1 (3.85%) WCF
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) IVR
2 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows 10
3 4 (15.38%) Android
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Change Management
3 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
3 2 (7.69%) ITIL V2
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.85%) DevOps
4 1 (3.85%) ERP
4 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE
4 1 (3.85%) Project Management
4 1 (3.85%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) CCAB
2 1 (3.85%) CIMA
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Polycom
3 2 (7.69%) Sun
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