The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Bracknell region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 21 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 9.33% 9.09% 7.19%
As % of the Applications category 45.65% 52.27% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Average daily rate
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£213 £280 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.10% -10.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £139 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £380 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%
Applications Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
46 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.44% 17.39% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 10
Average daily rate £313 £298 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.04% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £140 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £401 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +28.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
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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 31 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (34.21%) MS Office
3 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
4 9 (23.68%) Migration
4 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (21.05%) Finance
5 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 7 (18.42%) Windows
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
7 6 (15.79%) Marketing
7 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (13.16%) MS Project
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) ITIL
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.53%) Analytics
9 4 (10.53%) Change Control
9 4 (10.53%) QA
9 4 (10.53%) Degree
9 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (7.89%) Web Analytics
10 3 (7.89%) Network Security
10 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 11 (28.95%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (7.89%) Lync
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.26%) Zimbra
5 2 (5.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.63%) SAS
6 1 (2.63%) ArcGIS
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (34.21%) MS Office
2 5 (13.16%) MS Project
3 4 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.63%) SPSS
5 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Internet
1 3 (7.89%) Network Security
2 2 (5.26%) OSPF
2 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) IPsec
2 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
2 2 (5.26%) RIP
2 2 (5.26%) VPN
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) DNS
3 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.63%) LDAP
3 1 (2.63%) PBX
3 1 (2.63%) DHCP
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) IDOL
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.63%) Spotfire
3 1 (2.63%) QlikView
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.63%) SAP BI
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.26%) Military
5 1 (2.63%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Billing
5 1 (2.63%) Publishing
5 1 (2.63%) Automotive
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
5 1 (2.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Analyst
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (7.89%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Digital Marketing Manager
3 3 (7.89%) Marketing Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Trainer
4 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.26%) Project Planner
5 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
5 1 (2.63%) IT Support
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (2.63%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Content Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) Ajax
3 1 (2.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.26%) NHS
2 2 (5.26%) SecurID
2 2 (5.26%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) Handset
3 1 (2.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.63%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Migration
2 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.53%) Change Control
4 4 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (10.53%) Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Marketing Strategy
5 3 (7.89%) Web Analytics
5 3 (7.89%) Workflow
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) eTOM
6 2 (5.26%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) Lua
2 2 (5.26%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) Perl
2 2 (5.26%) VB
3 1 (2.63%) VBA
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.63%) Ruby
3 1 (2.63%) C++
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.63%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.26%) CCSP
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) CISSP
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) ISEB
6 1 (2.63%) CCA
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) QA
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (2.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 1 (2.63%) Netcool/Webtop
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
1 1 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
3 2 (5.26%) CA
3 2 (5.26%) HP
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Google
3 2 (5.26%) Fortinet
3 2 (5.26%) Lotus
3 2 (5.26%) Tufin
3 2 (5.26%) F5
3 2 (5.26%) Cisco
3 2 (5.26%) AlgoSec
4 1 (2.63%) Tableau
4 1 (2.63%) Apple
4 1 (2.63%) Fujitsu
4 1 (2.63%) McAfee
4 1 (2.63%) ESRI
4 1 (2.63%) BT