Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 22 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
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +23 -14
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 0.87% 3.81% 3.28%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 80.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Taunton median daily rate £352 - £344
Somerset median daily rate £167 £175 £350
% change year-on-year -4.57% -50.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Taunton median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
Somerset median hourly rate - £25.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year - +150.00% -39.92%

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 Taunton with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Taunton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 4 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 3.48% 4.76% 6.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 8
Taunton median daily rate £257 - £319
10th Percentile £165 - £255
90th Percentile £335 - £369
Somerset median daily rate £225 £273 £325
% change year-on-year -17.34% -16.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Taunton median hourly rate - £12.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% -
Somerset median hourly rate £16.79 £24.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year -30.04% +140.00% -24.76%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Taunton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Taunton

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 1 (100.00%) VBA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Developer
1 1 (100.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP