The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 14 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 11.86% 6.60% 6.38%
As % of the Applications category 66.67% 50.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Average daily rate
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£175 £250 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -32.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £162 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.75 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
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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 Bournemouth region.

Applications Category
Bournemouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
21 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 17.80% 13.21% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Average daily rate £175 £250 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -26.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £162 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £410 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.51 £15.39 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-5.68% -0.74%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bournemouth

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Banking
3 9 (39.13%) Investment Banking
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) Project Management
5 7 (30.43%) MS Access
5 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
6 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
6 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
6 6 (26.09%) QA
6 6 (26.09%) MS Project
6 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
6 6 (26.09%) Validation
7 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
7 4 (17.39%) MS Office
7 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (17.39%) Fund Accounting
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
8 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
8 3 (13.04%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
8 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.04%) Workflow
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
8 3 (13.04%) Windows

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bournemouth 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 6 (26.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (26.09%) MS Project
3 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 4 (17.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) VPN
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) NAS
1 1 (4.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) MS Access
2 1 (4.35%) Essbase
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
General
1 10 (43.48%) Banking
2 9 (39.13%) Investment Banking
3 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 1 (4.35%) General Ledger
4 1 (4.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Junior
4 3 (13.04%) Junior Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Junior Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Technician
6 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Report Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Services Delivery Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Device Driver
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Validation
2 6 (26.09%) Business Analysis
2 6 (26.09%) Manual Testing
2 6 (26.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Fund Accounting
3 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 3 (13.04%) Project Planning
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Workflow
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.04%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.70%) Change Control
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 1 (4.35%) ERP
6 1 (4.35%) ETL
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VB
1 2 (8.70%) VBA
2 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) ISTQB
2 3 (13.04%) PMP
2 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) HND
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Hyperion
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Cognos
2 1 (4.35%) IBM