Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 29 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 -8
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 13 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 4.17% 4.18% 3.36%
As % of the Applications category 44.83% 50.00% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £239 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +67.54% -13.18% +18.28%
10th Percentile £111 £159 £115
90th Percentile £413 £481 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £240 £306 £325
% change year-on-year -21.63% -5.77% +36.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Portsmouth median hourly rate £12.25 £28.00 £10.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +164.78% -11.88%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.00 £9.91
90th Percentile £13.65 £56.88 £11.24
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.44 £16.00
% change year-on-year -33.11% +21.47% +33.33%

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 Portsmouth with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 29 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.29% 8.36% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 10
Portsmouth median daily rate £375 £288 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.43% -14.81% +10.66%
10th Percentile £153 £160 £115
90th Percentile £417 £477 £425
Hampshire median daily rate £290 £318 £325
% change year-on-year -8.88% -2.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Portsmouth median hourly rate £14.63 £33.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.68% +135.71% +6.91%
10th Percentile £11.25 £20.00 £11.14
90th Percentile £17.37 £55.63 £22.46
Hampshire median hourly rate £13.51 £20.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -32.46% +25.00% +29.06%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Portsmouth

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Portsmouth

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Portsmouth

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Portsmouth

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

1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) StarTeam
4 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
4 4 (30.77%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
4 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
4 4 (30.77%) Lua
4 4 (30.77%) Time Management
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) ITSM
4 4 (30.77%) Wireless
4 4 (30.77%) NetBeans
5 2 (15.38%) Advertising

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SNMP
1 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) Wireless
1 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
2 1 (7.69%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Eclipse
1 4 (30.77%) NetBeans
1 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
1 4 (30.77%) StarTeam
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) ITSM
2 4 (30.77%) Requirements Management
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) C#
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow