The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Basingstoke region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -16
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 33 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 17.46% 8.26% 6.36%
As % of the Applications category 70.21% 63.33% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 2
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£400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £13.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -9.71%
Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
47 30 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 24.87% 13.04% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 9
Average daily rate £263 £245 £140
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £222 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
MS Excel
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MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 32 (55.17%) Windows
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 24 (41.38%) MS Office
3 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
4 15 (25.86%) Linux
4 15 (25.86%) CISSP
5 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
5 13 (22.41%) Apache
5 13 (22.41%) Python
5 13 (22.41%) PHP
5 13 (22.41%) IIS
5 13 (22.41%) MySQL
5 13 (22.41%) Snort
5 13 (22.41%) Ruby
5 13 (22.41%) PCI DSS
5 13 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (22.41%) Open Source
5 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
6 11 (18.97%) Windows XP
6 11 (18.97%) SLA
7 10 (17.24%) Finance
8 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
8 8 (13.79%) Time Management
9 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (12.07%) MS Access
9 7 (12.07%) ITIL
10 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
11 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
11 5 (8.62%) Management Information System

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke 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 13 (22.41%) Apache
1 13 (22.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (41.38%) MS Office
2 6 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.72%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) DNS
1 4 (6.90%) WLAN
1 4 (6.90%) DHCP
1 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.17%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) SSL
3 2 (3.45%) ATM
3 2 (3.45%) VPN
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) SSH
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) MySQL
2 7 (12.07%) MS Access
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.17%) QlikView
3 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.72%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) StarTeam
General
1 17 (29.31%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.24%) Finance
3 3 (5.17%) Billing
3 3 (5.17%) Marketing
3 3 (5.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.72%) Banking
4 1 (1.72%) Military
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Security Engineer
2 11 (18.97%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Penetration Tester
3 7 (12.07%) Tester
3 7 (12.07%) 1st Line Support
3 7 (12.07%) Support Engineer
3 7 (12.07%) Security Tester
4 5 (8.62%) Data Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (6.90%) Deployment Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support
6 3 (5.17%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.45%) XML
2 2 (3.45%) XSLT
2 2 (3.45%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 2 (3.45%) WCF
2 2 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Open Source
2 5 (8.62%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.45%) Statistics
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (55.17%) Windows
2 15 (25.86%) Linux
3 13 (22.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (18.97%) Windows XP
5 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
1 8 (13.79%) Time Management
2 7 (12.07%) ITIL
3 5 (8.62%) CRM
4 4 (6.90%) Project Management
5 3 (5.17%) Data Analysis
5 3 (5.17%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.17%) Service Management
5 3 (5.17%) Validation
5 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (5.17%) Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) OO
6 2 (3.45%) MVC
6 2 (3.45%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.45%) Data Security
6 2 (3.45%) Security Management
6 2 (3.45%) Information Security
6 2 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (1.72%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.72%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (22.41%) Python
1 13 (22.41%) PHP
1 13 (22.41%) Ruby
1 13 (22.41%) Bash Shell
2 4 (6.90%) C
3 2 (3.45%) C#
3 2 (3.45%) C++
3 2 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (25.86%) CISSP
2 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) CIMA
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) PCI DSS
2 11 (18.97%) SLA
3 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.72%) GAAP
System Software
1 13 (22.41%) Snort
2 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 32 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.17%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.45%) Cisco
5 2 (3.45%) Nokia
6 1 (1.72%) Borland
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) HP
6 1 (1.72%) SAP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £13 - £14 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago