Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 24 February 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 43 30
Rank change year-on-year +17 -13 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 33 24 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 5.26% 3.53% 4.83%
As % of the Applications category 58.93% 40.00% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 23 23
Swindon median daily rate £350 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +146.15%
10th Percentile £124 £130 £325
90th Percentile £456 £500 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £350 £275 £400
% change year-on-year +27.27% -31.25% +113.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 13
Swindon median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -13.79%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £31.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +106.67% +20.00% -13.79%

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 Swindon with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 56 60 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 8.93% 8.82% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 46 68
Swindon median daily rate £338 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -16.67% +12.00%
10th Percentile £124 £134 £284
90th Percentile £428 £500 £527
Wiltshire median daily rate £308 £298 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% -25.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 12
Swindon median hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -21.88%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £31.00 £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +106.67% +20.00% -24.24%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Swindon

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Swindon

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Swindon over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Swindon

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 19 (57.58%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Office 365
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
4 8 (24.24%) Finance
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
5 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 7 (21.21%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
5 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.09%) Project Management
8 3 (9.09%) C#
8 3 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) CMS
8 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.06%) AngularJS

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Kentico
3 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) DB2
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (6.06%) NuGet
1 2 (6.06%) ReSharper
1 2 (6.06%) Subversion
1 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (6.06%) TortoiseSVN
1 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (21.21%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (18.18%) Desktop Support
3 5 (15.15%) Deskside Support
3 5 (15.15%) Migration Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Author
4 4 (12.12%) Office 365 Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Author
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Active Directory Support
6 1 (3.03%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.06%) Entity Framework
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) jQuery
2 2 (6.06%) LINQ
2 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (6.06%) RESTful
2 2 (6.06%) SOAP
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Windows 10
3 6 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.15%) Windows 8
4 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
1 7 (21.21%) Migration
2 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
2 3 (9.09%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
3 2 (6.06%) MVC
3 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
4 1 (3.03%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 1 (3.03%) Case Management
4 1 (3.03%) Change Management
4 1 (3.03%) Content Management
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Content Management
4 1 (3.03%) Email Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Project Governance
4 1 (3.03%) Resource Allocation
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.03%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (6.06%) C
3 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix