Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for Microsoft Office skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Office over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Office
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 13 21
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 7 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 3.72% 6.41% 2.50%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 41.67% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Stevenage median daily rate - £138 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.89% -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £215 £273 £210
% change year-on-year -21.18% +29.76% -35.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £11.15 £35.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.14% +233.33% -16.00%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.66 £10.25
90th Percentile £11.73 £35.00 £10.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £11.03
% change year-on-year +4.00% +13.38% -15.19%

Microsoft Office is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 14 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 7.45% 15.38% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Stevenage median daily rate £145 £169 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.10% -53.45% -19.44%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £313 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +13.64% -8.33% -18.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Stevenage median hourly rate £11.15 £35.00 £50.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.14% -30.17% +28.53%
10th Percentile £10.58 £10.66 £31.64
90th Percentile £40.35 £35.00 £53.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -70.29% +212.50%

Microsoft Office
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

Job postings citing Microsoft Office as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stevenage.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Office in Stevenage

Microsoft Office
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Office in Stevenage.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Office in Stevenage

Microsoft Office
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Office in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stevenage region with a requirement for Microsoft Office.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) SysML
3 3 (42.86%) Physics
3 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
3 3 (42.86%) UML
3 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
5 1 (14.29%) PACS
5 1 (14.29%) e-Health
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
5 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) CMS
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) HL7
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (14.29%) Informatics
5 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
5 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

Microsoft Office
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (42.86%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Lead
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) e-Health
1 1 (14.29%) e-Learning
1 1 (14.29%) LIMS
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Physics
1 3 (42.86%) SysML
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineering
1 3 (42.86%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Health Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Informatics
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy