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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 10.34% 5.31% 10.10%
As % of the Applications category 75.00% 40.00% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Average daily rate
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£188 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +32.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £318
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% +5.35%
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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
12 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 13.79% 13.27% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 10
Average daily rate £188 £450 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £80 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £530 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%

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
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 4 May 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 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (20.00%) MS Access
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) C#
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (13.33%) LAN
5 2 (13.33%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) FTP
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) TIBCO

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
2 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) LAN
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
1 2 (13.33%) FTP
1 2 (13.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) MS Access
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Report Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support
4 1 (6.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Application Packaging
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) WinForms
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Device Driver
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (13.33%) ITIL
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Project Management
1 2 (13.33%) High Availability
1 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
1 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
2 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Fund Accounting
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
2 1 (6.67%) Web Design
2 1 (6.67%) MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Workflow
2 1 (6.67%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Test Management
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) HP
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