The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 3 months to 24 June 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
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 39 18
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 27 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.64% 2.64% 6.18%
As % of the Applications category 81.82% 41.67% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 9
Median daily rate £83 £418 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.23% +51.81%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.08 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.65
% change year-on-year -16.51% +20.90%  

Microsoft 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 Sheffield with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Sheffield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 33 24 25
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 14.22% 6.33% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 15
Median daily rate £179 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.03% +22.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £100 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £446 £306
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £9.08 - £8.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.03 - £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Sheffield

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Sheffield

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Sheffield over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Sheffield

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Sheffield

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Sheffield over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Sheffield

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

1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) SLA
5 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
5 8 (25.81%) ETL
5 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
5 8 (25.81%) SAP
5 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
5 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
5 8 (25.81%) SAP BW
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
5 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
5 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 7 (22.58%) SAP HANA
6 7 (22.58%) SAP Data Services
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
6 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (22.58%) SQL
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
8 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 8 (25.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 1 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (12.90%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.23%) Kerberos
4 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.23%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (25.81%) RDBMS
1 8 (25.81%) Relational Database
1 8 (25.81%) SAP BW
2 7 (22.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (22.58%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (22.58%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Back Office
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Business Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 6 (19.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Customer Service Advisor
4 5 (16.13%) Service Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Customer Service Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (6.45%) Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Windows Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
8 1 (3.23%) Office 365 Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.90%) BYOD
4 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.23%) iPad
5 1 (3.23%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server
2 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) Windows 7
4 4 (12.90%) Android
5 3 (9.68%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Data Migration
2 8 (25.81%) Data Modelling
2 8 (25.81%) Data Protection
2 8 (25.81%) ETL
2 8 (25.81%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (22.58%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) DNA
6 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
6 1 (3.23%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) BC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) SLA
2 2 (6.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 7 (22.58%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 3 (9.68%) Lotus
6 1 (3.23%) Apple
6 1 (3.23%) Bluefish Communications
6 1 (3.23%) CA
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Huawei
6 1 (3.23%) Sourcefire
6 1 (3.23%) Splunk
6 1 (3.23%) Virgin Media
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