The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Winchester with a requirement for MS Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
Hampshire / Winchester
Rank 20 14 22
Rank change year-on-year -6 +8  
Contract jobs citing MS Office 7 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Winchester 5.56% 10.82% 1.94%
As % of the Applications category 43.75% 65.63% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 1
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £288 £275
% change year-on-year +4.16% +4.72%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.75 £13.06
% change year-on-year -14.28% +20.64%  

MS 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 Winchester with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
Winchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 16 32 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Winchester 12.70% 16.49% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 7
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +1.51% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.79%  

MS Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Winchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MS Office in Winchester

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MS Office in Winchester

MS Office
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MS Office in Winchester over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MS Office in Winchester

MS Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MS Office in Winchester

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS 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 Winchester region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
5 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
6 3 (25.00%) MS Project
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (16.67%) Case Management
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) JIRA
7 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
7 2 (16.67%) Business Development
7 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
7 2 (16.67%) Legal
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) ITIL
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Adobe
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) CCDA

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester 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 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Wireless
1 2 (16.67%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 7 (58.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) IP Network Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Bid Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Defect Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) IP Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PC Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) PC Rollout Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
3 1 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Business Development
4 2 (16.67%) Case Management
4 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 2 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 1 (8.33%) Information Security
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCDA
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) APMP
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) HND
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (8.33%) Arqiva
3 1 (8.33%) HP