The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton 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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 11 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.96% 1.05% 2.23%
As % of the Applications category 60.98% 11.11% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 5
Average daily rate
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£395 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.54% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £220 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.37 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.39 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -6.25%
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East Sussex

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

Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 18 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 16.33% 9.47% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 18
Average daily rate £220 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.81% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £363 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 19 (54.29%) Windows
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (31.43%) SharePoint
4 11 (31.43%) ITIL
4 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
4 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
5 10 (28.57%) Software Packaging
6 8 (22.86%) QA
6 8 (22.86%) Data Management
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) MS Office
6 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.14%) MCP
8 5 (14.29%) SAS
8 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (11.43%) Predictive Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
9 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
9 4 (11.43%) Analytics
9 4 (11.43%) Time Series Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.57%) .NET
10 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.57%) VMware
10 3 (8.57%) Finance
10 3 (8.57%) LAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 (31.43%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) SAS
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) MS Office
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.71%) QlikView
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
3 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.86%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.86%) Subversion
3 1 (2.86%) Selenium
3 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) IT Support
5 4 (11.43%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.57%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Developer
6 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) Software Packaging
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) LINQ
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
3 1 (2.86%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.86%) PMI
2 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 12 (34.29%) Windows XP
3 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Data Management
2 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (11.43%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) Analytics
3 4 (11.43%) Time Series Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) MVC
5 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.86%) BDD
6 1 (2.86%) Change Control
6 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.86%) Time Management
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Web Development
6 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) MCP
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 1 (2.86%) VCDX
4 1 (2.86%) APMP
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) QA
2 4 (11.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (31.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) VMware
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Teradata
4 1 (2.86%) Kofax
4 1 (2.86%) NetApp
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