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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 23 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 10.04% 5.86% 5.35%
As % of the Applications category 62.16% 40.63% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 3
Average daily rate
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£296 £368 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +73.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £415 £291
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
37 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 16.16% 14.41% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 8
Average daily rate £288 £356 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.24% +14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £115 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.40 £13.00 £14.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015, 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 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Windows
3 12 (26.09%) MS Office
3 12 (26.09%) Finance
4 10 (21.74%) Marketing
5 9 (19.57%) Migration
6 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
6 8 (17.39%) Data Analysis
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Citrix
7 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
7 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (15.22%) Analytics
8 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.04%) Project Management
8 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
8 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
8 6 (13.04%) Firewall
9 5 (10.87%) Content Management
9 5 (10.87%) Omniture
9 5 (10.87%) Google
9 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
9 5 (10.87%) VB
9 5 (10.87%) Adobe
9 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
9 5 (10.87%) Matrix Management
9 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics
9 5 (10.87%) SCCM
9 5 (10.87%) Windows 8

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) WordPress
2 4 (8.70%) SAS
3 3 (6.52%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) LiveLink
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.17%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.70%) SPSS
4 3 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (6.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Google Analytics
2 4 (8.70%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) Firewall
2 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
2 4 (8.70%) VLAN
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.70%) MS Access
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.35%) QlikView
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.17%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) MSI
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Marketing
3 8 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 4 (8.70%) Publishing
5 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
5 3 (6.52%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (2.17%) Games
6 1 (2.17%) Czech Language
6 1 (2.17%) Dutch Language
6 1 (2.17%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Analyst
2 10 (21.74%) Data Analyst
3 5 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (10.87%) Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Content Editor
4 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Software Developer
6 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Technical Writer
7 1 (2.17%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.17%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.35%) Ext JS
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Social Media
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.17%) Clustering
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) DTV
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.17%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Windows 7
2 6 (13.04%) Windows XP
3 5 (10.87%) Windows 8
4 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Migration
2 8 (17.39%) Data Analysis
3 7 (15.22%) Analytics
4 6 (13.04%) Project Management
5 5 (10.87%) Content Management
5 5 (10.87%) Matrix Management
6 4 (8.70%) Time Management
6 4 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (8.70%) Online Marketing
6 4 (8.70%) B2B
6 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.70%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.70%) SEO
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (8.70%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Information Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Telemarketing
7 3 (6.52%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) VB
3 4 (8.70%) VBA
3 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.52%) C
5 2 (4.35%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.35%) C#
5 2 (4.35%) Java
5 2 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.17%) CCNP
4 1 (2.17%) CCNA
4 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
1 1 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) SCCM
2 1 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) Citrix
3 5 (10.87%) Omniture
3 5 (10.87%) Google
3 5 (10.87%) Adobe
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (8.70%) VMware
5 3 (6.52%) SAP
6 2 (4.35%) Becrypt
6 2 (4.35%) Remedy
6 2 (4.35%) Cognos
7 1 (2.17%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) HP
7 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
7 1 (2.17%) McAfee
7 1 (2.17%) Tableau