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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 13 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Office 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 15.25% 4.69% 13.21%
As % of the Applications category 81.82% 33.33% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£228 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £245 £263
% change year-on-year
+18.36% -6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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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
11 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 18.64% 14.06% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate £238 £275 £85
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +223.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £275 £84
10% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £283 £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £308 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £10.00 £11.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.89%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.22%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Lotus
3 7 (41.18%) IBM Notes
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) Service Management
4 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
4 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 5 (29.41%) VBScript
5 5 (29.41%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
6 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
6 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
6 4 (23.53%) Statistics
6 4 (23.53%) MS Access
6 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (23.53%) LAN
6 4 (23.53%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) CMDB
6 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) SLA
7 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (17.65%) OpenView
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) MCP
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
8 2 (11.76%) MVC
8 2 (11.76%) Publishing

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (41.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) LAN
1 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 2 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (11.76%) DTS
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (35.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Publishing
3 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Automotive
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 6 (35.29%) Service Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support
4 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) MI Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Project Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Project Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) WinForms
1 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
1 2 (11.76%) DHTML
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
1 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) Ajax
1 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (11.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Statistics
1 4 (23.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Service Management
2 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
2 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Data Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
4 2 (11.76%) MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Change Control
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Database Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Use Case
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) VBScript
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) VB
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (17.65%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Lotus
3 3 (17.65%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Nokia