Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 18 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 35 42
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -18
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 44 65 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.74% 4.84% 4.60%
As % of the Applications category 63.77% 46.43% 48.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 48 38
Wiltshire median daily rate £344 £268 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.50% -21.90% +7.03%
10th Percentile £250 £181 £193
90th Percentile £476 £433 £475
South West median daily rate £286 £240 £270
% change year-on-year +19.27% -11.11% -6.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.44% +93.94% +17.86%
10th Percentile £15.35 £12.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £18.60 £39.65 £35.00
South West median hourly rate £16.50 £14.64 £16.97
% change year-on-year +12.72% -13.74% +13.13%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 69 140 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 5.87% 10.42% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 97 85
Wiltshire median daily rate £370 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £250 £181 £207
90th Percentile £512 £450 £475
South West median daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year +3.85% +3.17% -7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 12
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.44% +85.51% +9.52%
10th Percentile £15.35 £12.50 £12.05
90th Percentile £18.60 £39.65 £33.95
South West median hourly rate £20.72 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.82% -12.00% +56.25%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Wiltshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Wiltshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Office in Wiltshire

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Wiltshire

Microsoft Office
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +1 17 £263 -19.06% 4
Corsham -2 14 £380 +42.06%
Salisbury - 3 £320 -
Microsoft Office
South West

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
2 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
3 20 (45.45%) Office 365
4 19 (43.18%) Project Management
5 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
7 11 (25.00%) Windows
7 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
8 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
9 9 (20.45%) Finance
9 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
10 8 (18.18%) Military
10 8 (18.18%) Migration
10 8 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
11 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (15.91%) PMO
12 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (13.64%) Scrum
12 6 (13.64%) Mac OS
12 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
13 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
13 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
13 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
13 5 (11.36%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
13 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
13 5 (11.36%) Skype
13 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 12 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) Skype for Business
3 4 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (2.27%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.27%) Subversion
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Military
3 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.36%) Manufacturing
5 4 (9.09%) Marketing
6 3 (6.82%) Electronics
7 2 (4.55%) Publishing
8 1 (2.27%) Banking
8 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (11.36%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 4 (9.09%) Desktop Support
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Administrator
3 3 (6.82%) Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.55%) Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) Coordinator
4 2 (4.55%) Migration Manager
4 2 (4.55%) PMO Manager
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) Tester
5 1 (2.27%) Designer
5 1 (2.27%) IT Support
5 1 (2.27%) PMO Consultant
5 1 (2.27%) Print Designer
5 1 (2.27%) Scrum Master
5 1 (2.27%) Voice Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) HTML5
1 1 (2.27%) jQuery
1 1 (2.27%) LINQ
1 1 (2.27%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (2.27%) RESTful
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) NHS
2 2 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.27%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
1 11 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.64%) Mac OS
4 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.27%) VMS
5 1 (2.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) Project Management
2 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.18%) Migration
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 5 (11.36%) Data Protection
6 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (9.09%) Information Exploitation
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) NsoIT
8 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Decision-Making
8 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (6.82%) Quantitative Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.55%) Information Management
9 2 (4.55%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (47.73%) SC Cleared
1 21 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) MCDST
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) PMO
2 1 (2.27%) P3O
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (11.36%) BMC PATROL
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (6.82%) SCCM
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) BT
3 2 (4.55%) Progress
3 2 (4.55%) Symantec
4 1 (2.27%) Adobe
4 1 (2.27%) Pegasus
4 1 (2.27%) VMware