The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East Midlands / Nottinghamshire
Rank 32 30 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 16 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 4.06% 4.11% 5.61%
As % of the Applications category 55.17% 47.92% 57.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Median daily rate £300 £538 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.18% +31.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £138 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £730 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £291 £275
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 11
Median hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.27% -12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.80 £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.60 £15.88 £13.00
% change year-on-year -14.36% +22.11%  

MS 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 29 48 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 7.36% 8.59% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 12
Median daily rate £270 £490 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -44.89% +22.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £80 £138 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £730 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £330 £325
% change year-on-year - +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% +0.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £10.00 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £18.00 £13.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire citing MS Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Nottinghamshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Office in Nottinghamshire

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Nottinghamshire

MS 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 MS Office within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 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 +3 13 £285 -57.14% 2
Worksop +1 1 £413 +200.00%
Mansfield - 1 £300 -
MS Office
East Midlands

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 MS Office.

1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) MS Project
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) Android
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.41%) Data Enrichment
7 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) Office 365
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) ITIL V2
7 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills

MS Office
Top Related 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 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Project
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
2 2 (7.41%) LAN
2 2 (7.41%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (7.41%) WAN
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Informix
2 1 (3.70%) MS Access
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 3 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
3 3 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) SOAP
1 1 (3.70%) Velocity
1 1 (3.70%) WCF
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) FMCG
2 1 (3.70%) IVR
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Android
2 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
2 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 3 (11.11%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL V2
4 2 (7.41%) Master Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) CCAB
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) ISEB
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sun