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 3 months to 25 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 37 23
Rank change year-on-year +20 -14  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 29 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.98% 3.23% 6.31%
As % of the Applications category 78.38% 43.75% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 17
Median daily rate £83 £414 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -80.06% +43.91%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £289
% change year-on-year +5.26% -1.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.54 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.72% +80.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £22.50 £8.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.13 £22.50 £18.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.51% +21.36%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 37 32 35
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 11.46% 7.39% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 24 23
Median daily rate £275 £338 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.51% +17.39%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £100 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £426 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
Median hourly rate £11.54 £19.46 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.71% +55.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £17.03 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £21.89 £13.46
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in South Yorkshire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +24 27 £83 -80.23% 2
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Migration
3 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (25.71%) SLA
6 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
6 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (22.86%) SAP BW
6 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
6 8 (22.86%) SAP
6 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
6 8 (22.86%) ETL
6 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
6 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
6 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
6 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
7 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (20.00%) SAP HANA
7 7 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
7 7 (20.00%) SQL
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle
8 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
8 6 (17.14%) Windows 7

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 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
2 3 (8.57%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (11.43%) VPN
3 2 (5.71%) Network Security
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.86%) NX-OS
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) BusinessObjects
1 8 (22.86%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.86%) RDBMS
1 8 (22.86%) Relational Database
1 8 (22.86%) SAP BW
2 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (20.00%) SAP Data Services
2 7 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Back Office
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Analyst Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Business Developer
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
3 6 (17.14%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Customer Service Advisor
4 5 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Customer Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Customer Service Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Rollout Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.43%) BYOD
4 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.86%) iPad
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (77.14%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.43%) Android
6 3 (8.57%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) Data Migration
2 8 (22.86%) Data Modelling
2 8 (22.86%) Data Protection
2 8 (22.86%) ETL
2 8 (22.86%) Kimball Methodology
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Informatics
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.86%) Software Delivery
7 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) CCNP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
3 7 (20.00%) Oracle
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
4 5 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Lotus
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Avaya
6 1 (2.86%) Bluefish Communications
6 1 (2.86%) CA
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Huawei
6 1 (2.86%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.86%) Splunk
6 1 (2.86%) Virgin Media
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