Period
to 22 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 22 November 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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 3 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.57% 6.06% 5.19%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £168 £375 £118
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.33% +219.15% -68.67%
10th Percentile £159 £270 £105
90th Percentile £176 £423 £400
Staffordshire median daily rate £315 £363 £243
% change year-on-year -13.10% +49.48% -9.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year -4.93% -8.39% +46.85%

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.57% 6.06% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 6
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £168 £375 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.33% +130.77% -55.33%
10th Percentile £159 £270 £109
90th Percentile £176 £423 £493
Staffordshire median daily rate £383 £340 £275
% change year-on-year +12.50% +23.64% -24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.20 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.93% -38.26% +116.78%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Stoke-on-Trent

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) RTP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) RAD
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Publishing

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Subversion
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Coordinator
2 1 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Drools
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
1 2 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) DSDM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) RAD
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft