The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Bath 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 9.09% 2.33% 10.71%
As % of the Applications category 70.00% 20.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £150 £335 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-55.22% -25.55%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 12.99% 11.63% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate £375 £335 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £335 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
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MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bath

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bath

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bath

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 4 (36.36%) QMS
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Mitel
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
6 2 (18.18%) System Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Information Management
6 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) MCSA
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) SLA
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 2 (18.18%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bath 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 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) NetScaler
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) E-Learning
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
2 4 (36.36%) Configuration Management
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
2 4 (36.36%) QMS
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
3 2 (18.18%) System Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Information Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Mitel
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Nortel
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