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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 6.93% 4.76% 4.96%
As % of the Applications category 43.75% 45.45% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£188 £173 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -39.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £131 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £215 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.98
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.13%
MS Excel
Dorset

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
16 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 15.84% 10.48% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 7
Average daily rate £188 £225 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -26.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £407 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £11.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (43.75%) MS Access
3 6 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
4 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (31.25%) Validation
4 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (31.25%) QA
4 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (18.75%) Windows
6 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
6 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 2 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL
7 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
7 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
7 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (12.50%) Workflow
7 2 (12.50%) Finance

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (18.75%) MS Visio
3 2 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MS Access
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
2 6 (37.50%) Investment Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Report Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Application Packaging
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Device Driver
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Validation
1 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (31.25%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Fund Accounting
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (12.50%) High Availability
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) Cyber Security
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (6.25%) VBA
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
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