The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Berkshire
Rank 13 20 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 170 159 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.79% 6.51% 6.61%
As % of the Applications category 60.93% 52.65% 50.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 68 77
Median daily rate £350 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £153 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 10
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.51 £10.00 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.67 £18.00 £18.08
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.10 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +13.79%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Applications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
279 302 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.43% 12.36% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 105 148
Median daily rate £350 £328 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £164 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 49 18
Median hourly rate £10.80 £12.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.60% -21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.91 £18.00 £27.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-15.15% +10.00%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 90 £350 -9.67% 10
Maidenhead +6 15 £360 +125.00% 3
Slough 0 9 £333 +33.00% 7
Wokingham +1 8 £325 +44.44% 1
Bracknell -16 8 - - 3
Newbury +3 1 - - 1
Windsor 0 1 £463 +15.62%
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 246 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 87 (26.52%) Project Management
3 86 (26.22%) Telecoms
4 85 (25.91%) MS Office
5 72 (21.95%) Finance
6 70 (21.34%) MS Project
7 65 (19.82%) SQL
8 61 (18.60%) Management Information System
9 56 (17.07%) PRINCE2
9 56 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
10 54 (16.46%) ITIL
11 52 (15.85%) Windows
12 49 (14.94%) Degree
13 46 (14.02%) Remedy
14 45 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (13.11%) ITIL V3
16 41 (12.50%) LTE
17 38 (11.59%) Wi-Fi
17 38 (11.59%) Ericsson
18 37 (11.28%) SQL Server
18 37 (11.28%) Data Analysis
19 35 (10.67%) .NET
20 34 (10.37%) VoLTE
21 33 (10.06%) Office 365
22 29 (8.84%) SharePoint
22 29 (8.84%) Active Directory
22 29 (8.84%) Security Cleared
23 27 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
23 27 (8.23%) CRM
24 26 (7.93%) C#

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.27%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (2.13%) Skype for Business
4 3 (0.91%) CMS
5 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.61%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.61%) SAS
6 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.30%) Documentum
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.30%) IIS
6 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 85 (25.91%) MS Office
2 70 (21.34%) MS Project
3 56 (17.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (5.18%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.61%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.61%) SPSS
7 1 (0.30%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.91%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.30%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.30%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.30%) HFM
3 1 (0.30%) Primavera
3 1 (0.30%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.30%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.06%) Office 365
2 20 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.22%) IaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (0.61%) PaaS
6 2 (0.61%) Yammer
7 1 (0.30%) CallidusCloud
7 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (12.50%) LTE
2 38 (11.59%) Wi-Fi
3 34 (10.37%) VoLTE
4 10 (3.05%) Skype
5 9 (2.74%) DNS
6 7 (2.13%) 3G
6 7 (2.13%) 4G
6 7 (2.13%) LAN
6 7 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.83%) HTTP
7 6 (1.83%) Internet
7 6 (1.83%) VPN
8 5 (1.52%) Firewall
8 5 (1.52%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.52%) WAN
9 4 (1.22%) DWDM
9 4 (1.22%) MGW
9 4 (1.22%) SMTP
9 4 (1.22%) VoIP
10 3 (0.91%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.71%) MS Access
3 16 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.44%) Power BI
7 7 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 6 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.22%) MySQL
11 3 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.91%) QlikView
11 3 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.91%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.61%) Big Data
12 2 (0.61%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.30%) Essbase
13 1 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
13 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (4.57%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.22%) Selenium
3 3 (0.91%) NUnit
3 3 (0.91%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.91%) Toad
4 2 (0.61%) NSubstitute
4 2 (0.61%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.30%) Bower
5 1 (0.30%) FxCop
5 1 (0.30%) git-flow
5 1 (0.30%) Grunt
5 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.30%) JIRA
5 1 (0.30%) JSHint
5 1 (0.30%) LSMW
5 1 (0.30%) Moq
5 1 (0.30%) NDepend
5 1 (0.30%) Redmine
5 1 (0.30%) StyleCop
5 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 86 (26.22%) Telecoms
2 72 (21.95%) Finance
3 25 (7.62%) Marketing
4 21 (6.40%) French Language
5 19 (5.79%) German Language
6 14 (4.27%) Retail
7 11 (3.35%) Legal
8 10 (3.05%) Italian Language
8 10 (3.05%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (1.22%) Advertising
10 4 (1.22%) Billing
11 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.61%) Back Office
12 2 (0.61%) Banking
12 2 (0.61%) Electronics
12 2 (0.61%) Local Government
13 1 (0.30%) Games
Job Titles
1 80 (24.39%) Analyst
2 54 (16.46%) Project Manager
3 40 (12.20%) Developer
4 34 (10.37%) Voice Project Manager
5 18 (5.49%) Architect
5 18 (5.49%) Consultant
5 18 (5.49%) Data Analyst
6 13 (3.96%) .NET Developer
7 11 (3.35%) Business Analyst
7 11 (3.35%) Coordinator
7 11 (3.35%) Network Manager
7 11 (3.35%) Support Engineer
8 10 (3.05%) Administrator
8 10 (3.05%) Core Network Project Manager
8 10 (3.05%) Network Project Manager
9 9 (2.74%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (2.74%) SQL Developer
10 8 (2.44%) Infrastructure Architect
10 8 (2.44%) PMO Analyst
10 8 (2.44%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (10.67%) .NET
2 15 (4.57%) ASP.NET
3 13 (3.96%) CSS
4 11 (3.35%) HTML
5 10 (3.05%) XML
6 8 (2.44%) Web Services
7 6 (1.83%) MAPI
7 6 (1.83%) Node.js
7 6 (1.83%) WinForms
8 5 (1.52%) CSS3
9 3 (0.91%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.91%) ADO.NET
9 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.91%) LINQ
9 3 (0.91%) Middleware
9 3 (0.91%) XSLT
10 2 (0.61%) jQuery
10 2 (0.61%) RESTful
10 2 (0.61%) Velocity
10 2 (0.61%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (18.60%) Management Information System
2 45 (13.72%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.27%) Computer Science
4 9 (2.74%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.13%) Data Extraction
6 6 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.52%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.22%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.22%) User Experience
8 4 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.91%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.91%) Economics
9 3 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (0.91%) Replication
9 3 (0.91%) Social Media
10 2 (0.61%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.61%) IPTV
10 2 (0.61%) Over-the-Top Content
10 2 (0.61%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 52 (15.85%) Windows
2 10 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 9 (2.74%) Windows 7
4 8 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.13%) Linux
6 6 (1.83%) Android
7 5 (1.52%) Unix
8 4 (1.22%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.91%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.61%) Solaris
10 2 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.61%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (26.52%) Project Management
2 56 (17.07%) PRINCE2
3 54 (16.46%) ITIL
4 43 (13.11%) ITIL V3
5 37 (11.28%) Data Analysis
6 27 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (8.23%) CRM
7 19 (5.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (5.18%) ERP
9 15 (4.57%) Validation
10 14 (4.27%) ETL
11 13 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (3.66%) Migration
12 12 (3.66%) Presales
13 11 (3.35%) Analytics
13 11 (3.35%) Programme Management
14 10 (3.05%) Data Management
14 10 (3.05%) Mentoring
14 10 (3.05%) Problem Management
15 9 (2.74%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.82%) SQL
2 26 (7.93%) C#
3 18 (5.49%) JavaScript
3 18 (5.49%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.27%) VBA
5 12 (3.66%) VB
6 9 (2.74%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.44%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.83%) C
8 6 (1.83%) C++
8 6 (1.83%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.83%) VBScript
9 5 (1.52%) Java
10 3 (0.91%) Python
10 3 (0.91%) XPath
11 2 (0.61%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.61%) Perl
11 2 (0.61%) R
11 2 (0.61%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 49 (14.94%) Degree
2 29 (8.84%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.57%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.74%) PMP
6 8 (2.44%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.13%) DV Cleared
7 7 (2.13%) HND
7 7 (2.13%) MCITP
8 6 (1.83%) ACCA
8 6 (1.83%) CCNP
8 6 (1.83%) CIMA
8 6 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.83%) MCSE
9 5 (1.52%) CCNA
10 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.91%) CCNP Voice
10 3 (0.91%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.91%) MCDST
10 3 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.79%) QA
2 13 (3.96%) SLA
3 10 (3.05%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (1.22%) GAAP
6 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.30%) GMP
System Software
1 29 (8.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 7 (2.13%) SCCM
2 4 (1.22%) Amdocs OSS
3 3 (0.91%) WMI
4 2 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco CME
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.61%) Nagios
5 1 (0.30%) Netcool
5 1 (0.30%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.30%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (0.30%) SCOM
5 1 (0.30%) SCSM
5 1 (0.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.30%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (0.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 246 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (14.02%) Remedy
3 38 (11.59%) Ericsson
4 25 (7.62%) Oracle
4 25 (7.62%) SAP
5 9 (2.74%) Citrix
5 9 (2.74%) Huawei
5 9 (2.74%) VMware
6 8 (2.44%) Cisco
7 6 (1.83%) hybris
8 5 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.52%) Tableau
9 4 (1.22%) Cramer
9 4 (1.22%) HP
9 4 (1.22%) NetApp
9 4 (1.22%) Nokia Networks
9 4 (1.22%) Nortel
9 4 (1.22%) Tellabs
10 3 (0.91%) IBM
10 3 (0.91%) Symantec
Slough, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £14.00 - £14.40 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yoh
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 3 days ago