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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 3.92% 3.75% 1.71%
As % of the Applications category 30.77% 42.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£275 £88 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+214.28% -74.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £318 £300
% change year-on-year
+0.78% +5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bournemouth 12.75% 8.75% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 7
Average daily rate £275 £175 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.14% -48.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £88 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £445 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.62 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+7.68% -6.45%

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 23 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (44.44%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Time Management
5 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) MS Access
6 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (11.11%) SEO
6 1 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Google
6 1 (11.11%) Marketing
6 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MS Access
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) MI Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Lead
3 1 (11.11%) SEO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) SEO
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google