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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 7.77% 4.72% 6.41%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 41.67% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
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£475 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%
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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
10 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 9.71% 11.32% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Average daily rate £475 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.63 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.91% -
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
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 March 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 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) MS Office
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) FTP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Access
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
1 2 (20.00%) FTP
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (10.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Junior
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (20.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Test Management
2 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (10.00%) HP