Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 40 24
Rank change year-on-year -11 -16 +4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 20 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.51% 3.11% 5.79%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 38.18% 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 34
Swindon median daily rate £264 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.13% -14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £122 £130
90th Percentile £403 £412 £449
Wiltshire median daily rate £318 £338 £325
% change year-on-year -5.85% +3.85% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -48.44% +66.23% +14.41%

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 32 55 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.02% 8.15% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 49 60
Swindon median daily rate £350 £350 £350
10th Percentile £192 £124 £157
90th Percentile £463 £500 £446
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £360 £330
% change year-on-year +4.31% +8.94% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £21.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.35% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £30.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year -46.34% +98.39% -9.69%

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 17 October 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

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Swindon

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (45.00%) Windows 10
3 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
3 7 (35.00%) Office 365
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (15.00%) PMO
8 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.00%) BT
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) MCP
8 2 (10.00%) Degree
8 2 (10.00%) Publishing
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) Information Management
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Axure RP
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
1 1 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) PMO Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) REST
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Windows 10
2 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.00%) Information Management
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Application Discovery
4 1 (5.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (5.00%) Campaign Management
4 1 (5.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.00%) DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.00%) Programme Governance
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Tech Ops
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) UX Design
4 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) CIMA
2 1 (5.00%) ICAEW
2 1 (5.00%) MCDST
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) P3O
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) BT
3 1 (5.00%) SAP
3 1 (5.00%) Symantec