Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 23 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
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 29 15
Rank change year-on-year +5 -14 +1
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 2 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 1.56% 0.85% 5.26%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 16.67% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Salford median daily rate £100 - £120
10th Percentile £95 - £115
90th Percentile £105 - £125
Manchester median daily rate £375 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +66.67% -30.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Salford median hourly rate £12.00 - £13.60
Manchester median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -12.73%

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 Salford with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 6.25% 5.13% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Salford median daily rate £375 £97 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +286.84% -51.56% -38.46%
10th Percentile £168 £89 £112
90th Percentile £407 £106 £334
Manchester median daily rate £343 £350 £325
% change year-on-year -2.14% +7.69% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Salford median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.60
10th Percentile £12.27 £12.89 £12.89
90th Percentile £14.30 £14.30 £14.30
Manchester median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.50
% change year-on-year +2.98% +0.70% -1.82%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Salford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Salford

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Salford region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) VMware