The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 8 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 19 26 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 9.55% 12.87% 8.54%
As % of the Applications category 59.38% 66.67% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 9
Average daily rate
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£275 £135 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+103.32% -66.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 £120 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.34%
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 Basingstoke region.

Applications Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
32 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 16.08% 19.31% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 27 13
Average daily rate £295 £131 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.05% -45.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £120 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £450 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £12.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015, 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 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) Windows
3 11 (39.29%) Finance
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (32.14%) Change Management
5 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL
6 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
6 8 (28.57%) MS Project
7 7 (25.00%) MS Office
8 6 (21.43%) AIX
8 6 (21.43%) Solaris
8 6 (21.43%) Financial Institution
8 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
8 6 (21.43%) Security Management
8 6 (21.43%) Information Security
8 6 (21.43%) Cyber Security
9 5 (17.86%) Analytics
9 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (14.29%) COSO
10 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
10 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 4 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
10 4 (14.29%) COBIT
10 4 (14.29%) VMware
10 4 (14.29%) Release Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 1 (3.57%) SAS
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Project
1 8 (28.57%) MS Visio
2 7 (25.00%) MS Office
3 3 (10.71%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
1 4 (14.29%) VPN
1 4 (14.29%) SSL
1 4 (14.29%) SSH
1 4 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
2 3 (10.71%) ATM
3 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) MS Access
2 2 (7.14%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (3.57%) OLAP
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.57%) Selenium
1 1 (3.57%) TestComplete
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (39.29%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Financial Institution
3 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Incident Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Tester
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Web Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Development Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Development Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Project Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Leader
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
5 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (32.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (17.86%) Data Centre
4 4 (14.29%) PKI
5 1 (3.57%) iSeries
5 1 (3.57%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 13 (46.43%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) AIX
3 6 (21.43%) Solaris
4 4 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.71%) SUSE
5 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.57%) Android
7 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Change Management
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security Management
3 6 (21.43%) Security Management
3 6 (21.43%) Information Security
3 6 (21.43%) Cyber Security
4 5 (17.86%) Analytics
5 4 (14.29%) Patch Management
5 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Document Management
5 4 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Release Management
5 4 (14.29%) Digital Forensics
5 4 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) SQL
1 3 (10.71%) VB
1 3 (10.71%) VBA
2 2 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) CISSP
2 4 (14.29%) GCIA
2 4 (14.29%) GCIH
3 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) COBIT
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 4 (14.29%) COSO
2 2 (7.14%) SLA
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) VMware Server
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 4 (14.29%) McAfee
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) IBM
5 1 (3.57%) Endeca
5 1 (3.57%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Coremetrics
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