The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 30 14 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +18
Contract jobs citing MS Office 26 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.51% 7.72% 5.03%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 40.54% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 13
Median daily rate £189 £325 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.84% +116.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £148 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £300 £270
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.65 £12.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.65 £16.05 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Applications Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
65 111 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.28% 19.04% 14.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 46 42
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 28 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% +109.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.65 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MS Office Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Office across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

MS Office Hourly Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MS Office
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City -10 4 £158 -
Hemel Hempstead +1 3 £158 +21.15% 2
Watford 0 3 - - 1
Stevenage -7 3 £225 -
Rickmansworth -8 3 - -
MS Office
East of England

MS Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 16 (25.00%) Finance
4 13 (20.31%) Windows
4 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
5 11 (17.19%) MS Visio
6 9 (14.06%) CRM
6 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
6 9 (14.06%) ITIL
6 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (12.50%) Retail
7 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
8 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
8 7 (10.94%) MS Project
8 7 (10.94%) Project Management
8 7 (10.94%) Change Management
8 7 (10.94%) Degree
8 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
9 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
9 6 (9.38%) e-Learning
9 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (9.38%) SQL
9 6 (9.38%) SLA
9 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (7.81%) Java
10 5 (7.81%) ITSM
10 5 (7.81%) Service Management

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 13 (20.31%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.69%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 11 (17.19%) MS Visio
3 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (10.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) DHCP
2 2 (3.13%) DNS
2 2 (3.13%) LAN
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) NAS
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Forms
1 3 (4.69%) Toad
2 1 (1.56%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Electronics
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) German Language
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (28.13%) Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Help Desk Analyst
2 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
2 7 (10.94%) Support Engineer
3 6 (9.38%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.81%) Developer
4 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
5 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (6.25%) Administrator
5 4 (6.25%) Designer
5 4 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 4 (6.25%) Instructional Designer
6 3 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.69%) CRM Trainer
6 3 (4.69%) Junior
6 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Trainer
6 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.69%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (4.69%) JSF
2 3 (4.69%) SOAP
2 3 (4.69%) Spring
2 3 (4.69%) Web Services
2 3 (4.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) e-Learning
3 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.25%) Video Editing
4 3 (4.69%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) CMDB
5 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.56%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.56%) NHS
5 1 (1.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.31%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
3 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (6.25%) Windows 8
4 4 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.13%) Linux
6 2 (3.13%) Unix
6 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (14.06%) CRM
1 9 (14.06%) ITIL
1 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2
1 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (10.94%) Change Management
2 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
2 7 (10.94%) Project Management
3 6 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
4 5 (7.81%) ITSM
4 5 (7.81%) Service Management
5 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.69%) Data Migration
6 3 (4.69%) Migration
6 3 (4.69%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) SQL
2 5 (7.81%) Java
3 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.13%) PHP
5 1 (1.56%) C
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 6 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.13%) CCNA
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.56%) MCITP
4 1 (1.56%) MCP
4 1 (1.56%) MCTS
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.56%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.56%) P3O
2 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 8 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.56%) Simpana
2 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (54.69%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.25%) HP
2 4 (6.25%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) NGA Human Resources
4 2 (3.13%) Sun
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) Citrix
5 1 (1.56%) CommVault
5 1 (1.56%) EMC
5 1 (1.56%) Google
5 1 (1.56%) iManage
5 1 (1.56%) Intel Security
5 1 (1.56%) Isilon
5 1 (1.56%) Juniper
5 1 (1.56%) Lotus
5 1 (1.56%) Remedy
5 1 (1.56%) SAP
5 1 (1.56%) Sophos
5 1 (1.56%) Symantec
5 1 (1.56%) Veritas
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