Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 40 54
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -37
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 24 38 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.39% 4.71% 2.56%
As % of the Applications category 40.68% 64.41% 33.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 14
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £83 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +293.94% -79.38% +45.45%
10th Percentile £116 £81 £101
90th Percentile £500 £479 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £295 £350
% change year-on-year +10.17% -15.71% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.15% -32.47% +83.33%
10th Percentile £14.35 £8.89 £14.75
90th Percentile £17.15 £19.31 £25.88
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.15 £12.00 £14.13
% change year-on-year +26.25% -15.04% +13.59%

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 59 59 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 5.88% 7.32% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 27 46
South Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £313 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -13.79% +31.82%
10th Percentile £150 £81 £144
90th Percentile £488 £433 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year +3.17% -3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 8
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.53 £13.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.85% -24.64% +64.29%
10th Percentile £15.40 £8.89 £11.54
90th Percentile £19.02 £19.31 £25.03
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.20 £11.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +37.87% -16.07% +13.13%

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 16 July 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 16 July 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 -17 17 £325 +293.94% 8
Doncaster +7 3 £166 - 3
Rotherham - 2 £240 - 4
Microsoft Office
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) Banking
3 6 (25.00%) Project Management
3 6 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Use Case
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Office 365
4 5 (20.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 4 (16.67%) CyberArk
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
6 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
6 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 2 (8.33%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (8.33%) Presales
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (8.33%) GDPR
7 2 (8.33%) Conceptual Models
7 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.33%) CRISC

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 (8.33%) Confluence
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Documentum
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (4.17%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (4.17%) IaaS
3 1 (4.17%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.17%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) IPsec
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) 4G
2 1 (4.17%) BGP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) NX-OS
2 1 (4.17%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) Skype
2 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 10 (41.67%) Banking
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.33%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Billing
5 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Author
2 5 (20.83%) Technical Author
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Floorwalker
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Migration Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) IT Floorwalker
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Process Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Project Management
1 6 (25.00%) Use Case
2 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 5 (20.83%) Target Operating Model
3 4 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) Business Transformation
4 3 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) BPMN
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Cryptography
5 2 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) C#
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CISSP
1 2 (8.33%) CRISC
1 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) GDPR
2 1 (4.17%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) CyberArk
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Apple
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Thales
4 1 (4.17%) VMware