The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 18.52% 16.67% 16.67%
As % of the Applications category 83.33% 33.33% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £160 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +7.40%
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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 Rickmansworth region.

Applications Category
Rickmansworth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 22.22% 50.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Average daily rate £375 £160 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.37% -28.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in Rickmansworth

MS Office
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) OpenView
1 7 (87.50%) HP
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) OVSD
2 4 (50.00%) French Language
2 4 (50.00%) German Language
3 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) Planview
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
General
1 4 (50.00%) French Language
1 4 (50.00%) German Language
2 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
1 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Project Management
1 1 (12.50%) Document Management
1 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) OpenView
1 7 (87.50%) OVSD
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) Planview
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft