Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 30
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 33 41 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.49% 6.05% 4.84%
As % of the Applications category 51.56% 53.95% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 30
Swindon median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.68% +86.30%
10th Percentile £124 £130 £320
90th Percentile £484 £475 £480
Wiltshire median daily rate £353 £335 £375
% change year-on-year +5.22% -10.67% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 - £18.50

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 64 76 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 8.71% 11.21% 14.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 61 96
Swindon median daily rate £360 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £124 £160 £256
90th Percentile £500 £475 £525
Wiltshire median daily rate £350 £335 £375
% change year-on-year +4.48% -10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Swindon median hourly rate £21.25 - £12.50
10th Percentile £14.43 - £10.90
90th Percentile £29.88 - £25.65
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.75 £10.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +192.86% -43.24% -2.63%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
6 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 6 (18.18%) Banking
8 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
8 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
8 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (15.15%) Office 365
9 4 (12.12%) PowerShell
9 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
9 4 (12.12%) Migration
10 3 (9.09%) CMS
10 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.09%) Citrix
10 3 (9.09%) C#
10 3 (9.09%) .NET
10 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 3 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
11 2 (6.06%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
11 2 (6.06%) Jenkins

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 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (15.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) Kentico
4 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (21.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Wireless
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 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Back Office
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
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
4 4 (12.12%) Author
4 4 (12.12%) Migration Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Office 365 Specialist
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Author
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Consultant
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
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%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
1 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
1 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (57.58%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 5 (15.15%) Windows 7
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows 8
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (12.12%) Migration
3 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 3 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
4 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.06%) MVC
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) ITSM
5 1 (3.03%) Matrix Management
5 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.03%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) 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
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) A+ Certification
1 1 (3.03%) DCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) Dell
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Samsung
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) ServiceNow