Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stirling 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 21 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
Scotland > Stirling
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 19 22
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 3.85% 1.37% 0.95%
As % of the Applications category 16.67% 11.11% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Stirling median daily rate £140 - -
Scotland median daily rate £215 £275 £267
% change year-on-year -21.82% +3.19% +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £12.00 £15.82 £15.26
% change year-on-year -24.12% +3.67% +22.04%

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 Stirling with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Stirling
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 12 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stirling 23.08% 12.33% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 5
Stirling median daily rate £231 £334 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -10.93% +57.89%
10th Percentile £116 £305 £355
90th Percentile £488 £346 £388
Scotland median daily rate £320 £314 £315
% change year-on-year +1.91% -0.32% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stirling median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £12.75
% change year-on-year -6.90% +13.73% -29.17%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Stirling

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Stirling

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Stirling

For the 6 months to 21 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 Stirling region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stirling 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 (100.00%) IBM Notes
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Lotus