The table below looks at the statistics for MS Office skills in IT contracts advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Office over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office
Rank - 9 13
Contract jobs citing MS Office 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - 3.70% 3.45%
As % of the Applications category - 14.29% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £160 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £250
% change year-on-year
-11.29% +24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 St Albans region.

Applications Category
St Albans
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in St Albans - 25.93% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £225 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Office
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

MS Office Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

MS Office
Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

MS Office Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

MS Office
Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

MS Office Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

MS Office
Top 12 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 St Albans region with a requirement for MS Office.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10

MS Office
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Sophos
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec