Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 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 24 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
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 21 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 19 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 5.15% 3.93% 13.10%
As % of the Applications category 45.24% 56.25% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Peterborough median daily rate £105 £103 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.95% -21.15% +15.56%
10th Percentile £102 £96 £103
90th Percentile £106 £107 £216
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £250 £138 £213
% change year-on-year +81.82% -35.45% +54.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 21
Peterborough median hourly rate £14.00 £10.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.23% -10.42% -
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £8.75
90th Percentile £17.75 £13.13 £13.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +30.43% -4.17% -14.29%

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 Peterborough with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Peterborough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 42 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 11.38% 6.99% 15.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 7
Peterborough median daily rate £375 £165 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% +26.92% -42.22%
10th Percentile £183 £97 £104
90th Percentile £410 £246 £213
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £250 £250
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 22
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.50 £10.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.58% -10.42% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.48 £9.00 £8.93
90th Percentile £16.42 £13.13 £13.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +26.09% -4.17% -42.86%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Peterborough

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Peterborough

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Peterborough

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Peterborough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) ITIL
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
4 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
5 8 (42.11%) Retail
5 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
5 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) NetApp
5 8 (42.11%) MCP
6 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
7 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
7 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
10 2 (10.53%) Citrix
10 2 (10.53%) Change Management
10 2 (10.53%) ITSM
10 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
10 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) IT Asset Management
11 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (5.26%) Analytics
11 1 (5.26%) Alteryx

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 8 (42.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Service Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (15.79%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) IT Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Mathematics
3 8 (42.11%) Incident Management
3 8 (42.11%) Service Delivery
4 7 (36.84%) Problem Management
5 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) IT Asset Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Analytics
6 1 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
6 1 (5.26%) Economics
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Quantitative Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 1 (5.26%) Statistics
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) Python
1 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) MCP
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Alteryx
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) VMware