The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Manchester / Salford
Rank - - 8
Contract jobs citing MS Office 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford - - 8.70%
As % of the Applications category - - 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £291 £275
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +19.23%  

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 Salford with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 2.60% - 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford 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 Salford

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Salford

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Salford