Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 34 36
Rank change year-on-year -38 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 40 59 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.30% 4.80% 4.95%
As % of the Applications category 46.51% 45.74% 56.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 47
Wiltshire median daily rate £288 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.03% +10.62% -9.09%
10th Percentile £122 £124 £150
90th Percentile £420 £488 £447
South West median daily rate £315 £250 £238
% change year-on-year +26.00% +5.26% -26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.44% - -
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £12.38
% change year-on-year +14.29% +41.41% -22.66%

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 86 129 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.95% 10.50% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 97 81
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £364 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.02% +13.75% -14.67%
10th Percentile £156 £135 £185
90th Percentile £538 £490 £445
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £300
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £30.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.34% +192.86% -40.00%
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £20.13
% change year-on-year +14.58% +19.25% +15.00%

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 14 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 November 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 -24 19 £263 -25.37% 8
Corsham -18 8 £304 -19.29% 2
Trowbridge - 3 £123 -
Salisbury -28 2 £346 +263.95% 2
Chippenham -2 1 £125 -
Microsoft Office
South West

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Office 365
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
4 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 10
5 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 12 (30.00%) Project Management
6 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
7 8 (20.00%) Finance
7 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
8 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 6 (15.00%) BMC PATROL
9 6 (15.00%) Military
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
10 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
10 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
11 4 (10.00%) PMO
11 4 (10.00%) C
11 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
11 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
11 4 (10.00%) Migration
11 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
11 4 (10.00%) Project Planning

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 8 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.50%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DHCP
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
1 2 (5.00%) SAN
1 2 (5.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Axure RP
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) MSI
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Military
3 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Analyst
1 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Engineer
3 4 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Coordinator
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) Administrator
5 2 (5.00%) Tester
5 2 (5.00%) Wintel Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support
5 2 (5.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (2.50%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Project Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Resource Coordinator
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Applications Packager
6 1 (2.50%) Senior Packager
6 1 (2.50%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) REST
1 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (32.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows 10
2 12 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (17.50%) Mac OS
4 6 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Solaris
5 2 (5.00%) Unix
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Project Management
2 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (7.50%) ITIL
5 3 (7.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.50%) Scrum
6 2 (5.00%) Demand Management
6 2 (5.00%) Exploratory Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) C
2 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (5.00%) MCP
5 1 (2.50%) APMP
5 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.50%) CIMA
5 1 (2.50%) ICAEW
5 1 (2.50%) MCDST
5 1 (2.50%) MCSE
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) PMO
2 2 (5.00%) QA
3 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.50%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) BMC PATROL
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.00%) SCOM
4 2 (5.00%) WSUS
5 1 (2.50%) SCCM
5 1 (2.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Apple
3 2 (5.00%) BT
3 2 (5.00%) McAfee
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Progress
4 1 (2.50%) Symantec