Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 75 29 32
Rank change year-on-year -46 +3 0
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 6 35 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.64% 5.32% 4.45%
As % of the Applications category 27.27% 52.24% 43.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 23
Swindon median daily rate £350 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -
10th Percentile £250 £124 £130
90th Percentile £416 £456 £495
Wiltshire median daily rate £290 £360 £320
% change year-on-year -19.33% +12.34% -14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Swindon median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +246.15% -13.33% +20.00%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £45.00 £31.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +45.16% +106.67% +20.00%

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 22 67 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.36% 10.18% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 59 48
Swindon median daily rate £370 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% - -16.67%
10th Percentile £160 £124 £130
90th Percentile £515 £490 £483
Wiltshire median daily rate £388 £340 £300
% change year-on-year +13.97% +13.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Swindon median hourly rate £27.25 £21.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.24% +41.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £13.05 £14.43 £14.50
90th Percentile £41.45 £29.88 £15.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.25 £30.25 £15.00
% change year-on-year -9.92% +101.67% +20.00%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019, 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 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Wiki
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) MCDST
3 1 (16.67%) ICAEW
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Packager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Application Discovery
3 1 (16.67%) Break/Fix
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) Tech Ops
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) UX Design
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) CIMA
2 1 (16.67%) ICAEW
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec