Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 19 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +10
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Office 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 6.13% 3.70% 7.23%
As % of the Applications category 34.48% 30.77% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Stevenage median daily rate £175 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.25% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £161 £388 £280
90th Percentile £348 £413 £440
Hertfordshire median daily rate £185 £273 £170
% change year-on-year -32.11% +60.29% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £10.68 £9.68 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -12.05% -40.54%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.26 £10.50
90th Percentile £11.01 £9.95 £11.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year -10.34% +5.45% +1.14%

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 29 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 17.79% 12.04% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Stevenage median daily rate £260 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.88% -9.86% -20.00%
10th Percentile £162 £270 £183
90th Percentile £675 £397 £506
Hertfordshire median daily rate £268 £306 £375
% change year-on-year -12.65% -18.33% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Stevenage median hourly rate £10.68 £9.68 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -80.65% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.34 £9.26 £25.00
90th Percentile £11.01 £9.95 £53.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year -17.46% -10.00% +28.72%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Stevenage

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Office in Stevenage over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 September 2018, 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 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) Informatics
2 3 (30.00%) Health Informatics
2 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (20.00%) SLA
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 2 (20.00%) LIMS
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) HL7
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) PACS
3 2 (20.00%) e-Health
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (10.00%) SysML
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

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 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Lorenzo
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Information Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Access Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Access VBA Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (10.00%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) e-Health
2 2 (20.00%) LIMS
2 2 (20.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Health Informatics
1 3 (30.00%) Informatics
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
2 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Information Governance
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Coaching
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Office Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) SysML
3 1 (10.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
1 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) HL7
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) SAP