Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 43 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 -17 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 20 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.89% 1.95% 5.58%
As % of the Applications category 62.50% 30.95% 52.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 31
Swindon median daily rate £263 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.31% -20.00% +7.30%
10th Percentile £215 £121 £308
90th Percentile £388 £391 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £338 £245 £350
% change year-on-year +37.76% -30.00% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -4.52%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -48.44% +39.13% +56.86%

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 42 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 4.62% 6.30% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 54
Swindon median daily rate £344 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £192 £139 £294
90th Percentile £463 £500 £475
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -4.52%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £30.75 £19.75
% change year-on-year -46.34% +55.70% +34.70%

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 August 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 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 8 (40.00%) Office 365
5 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
5 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (20.00%) Finance
8 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) MCP
9 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (15.00%) Degree
9 3 (15.00%) PMO
10 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
10 2 (10.00%) Tech Ops
10 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (10.00%) Skype
10 2 (10.00%) Application Discovery
10 2 (10.00%) SCCM
10 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 2 (10.00%) PowerShell

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
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
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 8 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.00%) Publishing
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
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%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Writer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (30.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Application Discovery
4 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (10.00%) Information Management
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Tech Ops
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Campaign Management
5 1 (5.00%) DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) MCP
2 2 (10.00%) MCDST
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CIMA
3 1 (5.00%) ICAEW
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PMO
2 2 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (5.00%) P3O
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) BT
2 2 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (5.00%) SAP