The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 23 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 35 21
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14  
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 14 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.91% 1.24% 3.43%
As % of the Applications category 29.79% 15.79% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £325 £331 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +65.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £285 £288
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £22.00 - £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.78 £16.50 £13.60
% change year-on-year -16.51% +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 Warwickshire with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 47 38 42
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 16.49% 7.84% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 21
Median daily rate £350 £325 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £239 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +3.84% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 8
Median hourly rate £21.25 £18.25 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.43% -37.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.05 £21.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.34 £20.45 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Warwickshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Warwickshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Warwickshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Warwickshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +7 5 - - 1
Leamington Spa - 3 £188 -
Stratford-upon-Avon +4 1 £388 -6.06%
Rugby - 1 - -
Microsoft Office
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (17.24%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 5 (17.24%) SAP
4 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
4 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.79%) Finance
5 3 (10.34%) Automotive
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Document Management
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
5 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
5 3 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) PMO
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 2 (6.90%) NHS
6 2 (6.90%) MS Access
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (24.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) G Suite
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Intranet
1 1 (3.45%) SAN
1 1 (3.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Automotive
2 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Coordinator
2 3 (10.34%) Finance Business Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (10.34%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Programme Office Support
3 2 (6.90%) Project Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Project Officer
3 2 (6.90%) Project Support Officer
3 2 (6.90%) Service Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (6.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.90%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) e-Learning
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
1 5 (17.24%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2
2 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) Change Management
3 3 (10.34%) Data Management
3 3 (10.34%) Document Management
3 3 (10.34%) Mathematics
3 3 (10.34%) Revenue Recognition
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) ERP
4 2 (6.90%) Logistics
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) C#
1 1 (3.45%) VB
1 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Ariba
3 1 (3.45%) Dell
3 1 (3.45%) Google
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) VMware