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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.04% 3.77% 4.46%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 22.22% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Average daily rate £300 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £344 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £468 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £20.49 £14.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
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
6 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 4.08% 16.98% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 32 14
Average daily rate £300 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £175 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 £21.78 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.04% +48.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -3.33%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) VBA
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) MS Office
5 3 (30.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) MCSE
6 2 (20.00%) CCNP
6 2 (20.00%) CCNA
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) HP
6 2 (20.00%) Dell
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (20.00%) Document Management
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (10.00%) MS Project
3 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) DHCP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
1 2 (20.00%) NAS
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) VLAN
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (30.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Document Management
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 1 (10.00%) Bourne shell
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Acronis
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) Dell
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle