The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 8 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 13.04% 17.14% 40.74%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 50.00% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 4
Average daily rate
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£331 £375 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £375 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £375 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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 Andover region.

Applications Category
Andover
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
4 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Andover 17.39% 34.29% 51.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate £338 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £311 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £375 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Andover

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Andover

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Andover

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing MS Excel 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 Excel.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) LDAP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) SSL
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) SAML
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) IPsec
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Shibboleth
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Andover region citing MS Excel 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 Excel. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) GlassFish
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
1 2 (50.00%) IPsec
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) SAML
2 1 (25.00%) JSF
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) COBOL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Shibboleth
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) HP