Period
to 25 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 25 April 2018 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 53 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 -13 -25
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 25 28 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.61% 2.99% 3.90%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 45.16% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 22
South Yorkshire median daily rate £298 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -46.15% +25.00%
10th Percentile £151 £81 £105
90th Percentile £500 £475 £425
Yorkshire median daily rate £305 £330 £321
% change year-on-year -7.58% +2.80% +12.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 11
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.33 £12.71 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.33% +21.05% -
10th Percentile £14.41 £10.38 £9.00
90th Percentile £22.26 £13.84 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.10
% change year-on-year +8.00% -4.54% +24.71%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 50 62 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.21% 6.61% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 39 54
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.99% -4.29% +27.27%
10th Percentile £188 £121 £118
90th Percentile £500 £403 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £342 £325
% change year-on-year -0.58% +5.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 13
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.54 £12.92 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.76% +23.05% -
10th Percentile £15.05 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £27.43 £19.20 £22.65
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.10 £12.50 £15.26
% change year-on-year +12.80% -18.09% +45.33%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -7 18 £325 +85.71% 8
Doncaster +8 5 £200 - 2
Rotherham - 1 £90 - 3
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (28.00%) Banking
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Use Case
5 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (12.00%) IPsec
6 3 (12.00%) VMware
6 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (12.00%) Office 365
6 3 (12.00%) CyberArk
6 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (12.00%) NHS
6 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (12.00%) Windows
6 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (12.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) VPN
6 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 2 (8.00%) Confluence
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) OneDrive
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) IPsec
1 3 (12.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) BGP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) Network Security
2 2 (8.00%) NX-OS
2 2 (8.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) FCoE
3 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
3 1 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) MS Access
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.00%) German Language
5 1 (4.00%) Advertising
5 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Author
3 3 (12.00%) Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Network Designer
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Author
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Designer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Project Management
2 4 (16.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (16.00%) Migration
2 4 (16.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (16.00%) Use Case
3 3 (12.00%) ETL
3 3 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (8.00%) Conceptual Models
4 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) OOP
4 2 (8.00%) Presales
4 2 (8.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) CRISC
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.00%) PMP
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) GDPR
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) CyberArk
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Brocade
5 1 (4.00%) Meraki
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Progress
5 1 (4.00%) Thales