The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 14 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 5.56% 8.97% 2.50%
As % of the Applications category 40.00% 63.64% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£405 £150 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+170.00% -55.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
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 Bath region.

Applications Category
Bath
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bath 13.89% 14.10% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate £400 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £9.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -48.57%
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 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 22 May 2015, 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 3 (60.00%) MS Project
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) X++
3 1 (20.00%) MorphX
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MorphX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Social Media
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) X++
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bath
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago