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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Office 5 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 20.00% 25.00% 32.14%
As % of the Applications category 83.33% 85.71% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £153 - £160
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £293 £225
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
MS Office
Hertfordshire

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 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 24.00% 29.17% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £153 £500 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% +104.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing MS Office as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 Rickmansworth region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (53.33%) German Language
2 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) OpenView
5 3 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (20.00%) Internet
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
6 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) SCCM
6 2 (13.33%) iPhone
6 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (13.33%) OVSD
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) AutoCAD
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Apple

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth 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 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) AutoCAD
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
1 3 (20.00%) VPN
General
1 8 (53.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Service Analyst
2 8 (53.33%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iPhone
1 2 (13.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) OVSD
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) HP
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Apple
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy