The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 19 10
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.47% 5.67% 10.29%
As % of the Applications category 61.76% 42.42% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 6
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£275 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £274 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £550 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
Average hourly rate £15.50 £23.61 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.34% +108.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.70 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £31.52 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
MS Excel
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Applications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
34 33 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.71% 13.36% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 10
Average daily rate £250 £295 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.11% +12.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £480 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.72 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.79% +20.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £12.87 £11.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £27.57 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
3 12 (27.27%) MS Project
3 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 10 (22.73%) MS Office
5 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
5 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
6 8 (18.18%) Windows
7 7 (15.91%) SQL
7 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
7 7 (15.91%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (15.91%) Finance
7 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (13.64%) High Availability
8 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (13.64%) Clustering
8 6 (13.64%) Live Communications Server
8 6 (13.64%) Time Management
8 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
8 6 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 5 (11.36%) Cisco
9 5 (11.36%) HP
9 5 (11.36%) SAN
9 5 (11.36%) Linux
9 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
9 5 (11.36%) Migration

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (13.64%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.82%) WordPress
5 1 (2.27%) Lync
5 1 (2.27%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Project
2 10 (22.73%) MS Office
3 7 (15.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) SAN
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
3 2 (4.55%) Network Security
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) IPsec
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
4 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (2.27%) DNS
4 1 (2.27%) SSL
4 1 (2.27%) PBX
4 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.27%) RIP
4 1 (2.27%) OSPF
4 1 (2.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) DB2
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Publishing
2 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Dutch Language
5 1 (2.27%) German Language
5 1 (2.27%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (18.18%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Data Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) Messaging Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Content Editor
3 4 (9.09%) Messaging Support Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Programme Planner
4 3 (6.82%) Project Planner
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.27%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Network Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
1 1 (2.27%) SOAP
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
1 1 (2.27%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.27%) Ajax
1 1 (2.27%) JSON
1 1 (2.27%) REST
1 1 (2.27%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (13.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (13.64%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) SecurID
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Handset
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
3 5 (11.36%) Linux
4 3 (6.82%) UNIX
5 1 (2.27%) AIX
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) SUSE
5 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.64%) Time Management
2 6 (13.64%) High Availability
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
2 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (9.09%) SEO
4 4 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) Content Management
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.55%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Python
2 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) SC Cleared
3 8 (18.18%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) CCSP
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCA
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CISSP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) COBIT
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) vSphere
2 3 (6.82%) KVM
2 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (2.27%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) HP
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) Dell
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
5 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.55%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Remedy
6 1 (2.27%) BT
6 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.27%) Tufin
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) AlgoSec
6 1 (2.27%) Avaya
6 1 (2.27%) CA
6 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.27%) JD Edwards
Bracknell
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