The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 3 months to 26 June 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
London / Uxbridge
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - 11
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 6.56% - 8.22%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £128
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +3.50% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.79 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.42% +21.36%  

Microsoft Office is in the software application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 8 5 10
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 13.11% 8.47% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 6
Median daily rate - £280 £164
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +70.99%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £20.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -4.39% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge citing Microsoft Office as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Uxbridge

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Uxbridge

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) MS Access
3 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Internet
3 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Release Management
3 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) Data Entry
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) EPoS
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MS Access
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Release Manager
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS Manager
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Contract Management
1 3 (42.86%) Data Entry
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Release Management
1 3 (42.86%) SDLC
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix