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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Office Excel
South East / Berkshire
Rank 14 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 157 172 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.01% 6.81% 6.54%
As % of the Applications category 58.36% 58.31% 49.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 82 83
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 10
Median hourly rate £23.34 £13.15 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.49% -22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.64 £10.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.91 £18.90 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.40 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-12.72% +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
269 295 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.72% 11.68% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 117 167
Median daily rate £345 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.15% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £165 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 25
Median hourly rate £13.85 £12.42 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.55% -26.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.19 £18.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-12.12% +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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +11 80 £400 - 14
Maidenhead +11 16 £313 +38.88% 1
Slough 0 8 £425 +70.00% 1
Bracknell -15 7 - - 1
Wokingham +1 6 £325 +30.00% 2
Newbury -3 2 £350 +7.69% 2
Windsor 0 1 £153 -
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 236 (72.62%) Microsoft
2 102 (31.38%) Telecoms
3 92 (28.31%) Project Management
4 80 (24.62%) MS Project
5 78 (24.00%) MS Office
6 76 (23.38%) Finance
7 65 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 61 (18.77%) ITIL
9 60 (18.46%) Management Information System
10 58 (17.85%) MS PowerPoint
11 55 (16.92%) SQL
11 55 (16.92%) Remedy
12 51 (15.69%) ITIL V3
13 48 (14.77%) Windows
14 47 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
15 45 (13.85%) Degree
16 42 (12.92%) LTE
17 38 (11.69%) Ericsson
18 37 (11.38%) PMO
19 36 (11.08%) SQL Server
19 36 (11.08%) Wi-Fi
20 35 (10.77%) Security Cleared
21 34 (10.46%) VoLTE
22 33 (10.15%) Data Analysis
23 30 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
23 30 (9.23%) Active Directory
24 27 (8.31%) .NET
24 27 (8.31%) CRM
25 26 (8.00%) SharePoint
25 26 (8.00%) Oracle

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 26 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.85%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.62%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.62%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.31%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 80 (24.62%) MS Project
2 78 (24.00%) MS Office
3 58 (17.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (5.85%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.46%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.92%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.62%) SPSS
8 1 (0.31%) Maya
Business Applications
1 15 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.23%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.92%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.92%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.31%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.31%) HFM
5 1 (0.31%) Primavera
5 1 (0.31%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.31%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.69%) Office 365
2 16 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.92%) IaaS
6 2 (0.62%) CallidusCloud
6 2 (0.62%) GitHub
6 2 (0.62%) PaaS
6 2 (0.62%) Yammer
7 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (12.92%) LTE
2 36 (11.08%) Wi-Fi
3 34 (10.46%) VoLTE
4 9 (2.77%) DNS
5 8 (2.46%) 3G
5 8 (2.46%) 4G
5 8 (2.46%) HTTP
6 7 (2.15%) LAN
6 7 (2.15%) Skype
6 7 (2.15%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.85%) SMTP
7 6 (1.85%) VPN
8 5 (1.54%) DWDM
8 5 (1.54%) MGW
8 5 (1.54%) Unified Communications
8 5 (1.54%) WAN
9 4 (1.23%) VoIP
10 3 (0.92%) ATM
10 3 (0.92%) Broadband
10 3 (0.92%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.77%) MS Access
3 17 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (2.77%) Power BI
6 8 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.54%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.23%) MySQL
10 4 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.92%) QlikView
11 3 (0.92%) SQLPlus
12 2 (0.62%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.31%) Essbase
13 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (3.38%) Visual Studio
2 5 (1.54%) Selenium
3 3 (0.92%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.92%) Toad
4 2 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.62%) JMeter
4 2 (0.62%) NSubstitute
4 2 (0.62%) NUnit
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (0.62%) Subversion
5 1 (0.31%) git-flow
5 1 (0.31%) JIRA
5 1 (0.31%) Redmine
5 1 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 102 (31.38%) Telecoms
2 76 (23.38%) Finance
3 22 (6.77%) Marketing
4 15 (4.62%) Retail
5 11 (3.38%) French Language
5 11 (3.38%) Legal
6 7 (2.15%) German Language
7 5 (1.54%) Italian Language
7 5 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.54%) Spanish Language
8 4 (1.23%) Advertising
8 4 (1.23%) Billing
8 4 (1.23%) Mandarin Language
9 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.62%) Back Office
10 2 (0.62%) Banking
10 2 (0.62%) Electronics
10 2 (0.62%) Law
11 1 (0.31%) Local Government
11 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (23.08%) Analyst
2 63 (19.38%) Project Manager
3 34 (10.46%) Voice Project Manager
4 32 (9.85%) Developer
5 20 (6.15%) Consultant
6 18 (5.54%) Data Analyst
7 16 (4.92%) Architect
8 15 (4.62%) Coordinator
9 14 (4.31%) Administrator
10 12 (3.69%) SQL Developer
11 11 (3.38%) .NET Developer
11 11 (3.38%) Network Manager
12 10 (3.08%) Core Network Project Manager
12 10 (3.08%) Network Project Manager
13 9 (2.77%) Business Analyst
13 9 (2.77%) Financial Analyst
14 8 (2.46%) Infrastructure Architect
14 8 (2.46%) PMO Analyst
14 8 (2.46%) Windows Engineer
15 7 (2.15%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.31%) .NET
2 10 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 10 (3.08%) XML
3 7 (2.15%) CSS
3 7 (2.15%) Web Services
4 6 (1.85%) WinForms
5 5 (1.54%) CSS3
6 4 (1.23%) Velocity
7 3 (0.92%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.92%) ADO.NET
7 3 (0.92%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (0.92%) LINQ
8 2 (0.62%) HTML
8 2 (0.62%) Kafka
8 2 (0.62%) Middleware
8 2 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.62%) RESTful
8 2 (0.62%) XMPP
9 1 (0.31%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.31%) NumPy
Miscellaneous
1 60 (18.46%) Management Information System
2 47 (14.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.77%) Data Centre
4 8 (2.46%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.15%) Driving Licence
5 7 (2.15%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.54%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.54%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.23%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.92%) Replication
8 3 (0.92%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.62%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.62%) IPTV
9 2 (0.62%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.62%) Over-the-Top Content
9 2 (0.62%) PMI
9 2 (0.62%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.62%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.31%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (14.77%) Windows
2 13 (4.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (3.08%) Linux
5 9 (2.77%) Windows 7
6 7 (2.15%) Windows 10
7 6 (1.85%) Android
8 5 (1.54%) Unix
9 4 (1.23%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.92%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.62%) Solaris
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.62%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.31%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (28.31%) Project Management
2 65 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 61 (18.77%) ITIL
4 51 (15.69%) ITIL V3
5 33 (10.15%) Data Analysis
6 30 (9.23%) Business Intelligence
7 27 (8.31%) CRM
8 17 (5.23%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (5.23%) ERP
8 17 (5.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (4.92%) ETL
10 13 (4.00%) Migration
11 12 (3.69%) Mentoring
11 12 (3.69%) Presales
11 12 (3.69%) Validation
12 11 (3.38%) Analytics
12 11 (3.38%) Problem Management
12 11 (3.38%) Programme Management
12 11 (3.38%) Scrum
13 10 (3.08%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.92%) SQL
2 20 (6.15%) C#
3 14 (4.31%) VBA
4 12 (3.69%) T-SQL
5 10 (3.08%) JavaScript
6 9 (2.77%) C
6 9 (2.77%) VB
7 8 (2.46%) PL/SQL
8 5 (1.54%) Java
9 4 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.23%) Python
10 3 (0.92%) Perl
10 3 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.62%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.62%) R
12 1 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.31%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 45 (13.85%) Degree
2 35 (10.77%) Security Cleared
3 21 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.08%) PMP
5 9 (2.77%) PMI Certification
6 8 (2.46%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.46%) HND
6 8 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (2.15%) ACCA
7 7 (2.15%) CCNP
7 7 (2.15%) CIMA
7 7 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.85%) CCNA
9 5 (1.54%) MCITP
10 4 (1.23%) MCSE
11 3 (0.92%) CCNP Voice
11 3 (0.92%) CIPD
11 3 (0.92%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.38%) PMO
2 22 (6.77%) QA
3 9 (2.77%) SLA
4 7 (2.15%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (1.23%) GAAP
7 1 (0.31%) GMP
7 1 (0.31%) P3O
System Software
1 30 (9.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.31%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (1.54%) SCCM
2 4 (1.23%) Amdocs OSS
3 3 (0.92%) WMI
4 2 (0.62%) Ansible
4 2 (0.62%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.62%) Cisco CME
4 2 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.62%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (0.62%) Nagios
5 1 (0.31%) Netcool
5 1 (0.31%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.31%) Netcool/Webtop
5 1 (0.31%) SCSM
5 1 (0.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 236 (72.62%) Microsoft
2 55 (16.92%) Remedy
3 38 (11.69%) Ericsson
4 26 (8.00%) Oracle
5 24 (7.38%) SAP
6 10 (3.08%) Citrix
7 9 (2.77%) Huawei
7 9 (2.77%) Tableau
8 7 (2.15%) VMware
9 6 (1.85%) Cisco
10 5 (1.54%) Nortel
11 4 (1.23%) Cramer
11 4 (1.23%) HP
11 4 (1.23%) hybris
11 4 (1.23%) NetApp
11 4 (1.23%) Nokia Networks
11 4 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.23%) Tellabs
12 3 (0.92%) Callidus
12 3 (0.92%) Samsung
Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £230 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Vadis People
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago