The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 14 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 12.86% 7.95% 13.51%
As % of the Applications category 90.00% 36.84% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£150 - £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

Applications Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 19 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 14.29% 21.59% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £150 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +2.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Office across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Office across the Hemel Hempstead region.

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office.

1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 5 (35.71%) Service Management
4 5 (35.71%) SLA
4 5 (35.71%) OpenView
4 5 (35.71%) HP
4 5 (35.71%) Lotus
4 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (35.71%) VBScript
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) MCP
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Change Control
7 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 2 (14.29%) Use Case
7 2 (14.29%) jQuery
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
7 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing MS Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MS Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (35.71%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 2 (14.29%) DTS
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Publishing
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Project Administrator
6 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) DHTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) WinForms
1 2 (14.29%) Ajax
1 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 2 (14.29%) jQuery
1 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Service Management
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Change Control
4 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) MCP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) OpenView
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) HP
2 5 (35.71%) Lotus
3 1 (7.14%) Nokia