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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 20 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.28% 4.60% 3.05%
As % of the Applications category 51.72% 36.36% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 5
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +111.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £271 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £475 £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.18% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.35% -6.66%
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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
29 22 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 12.13% 12.64% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 16
Average daily rate £269 £410 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.45% +74.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £245 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £475 £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 (52.78%) Windows
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) ITIL
3 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
3 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
3 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.00%) Software Packaging
4 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (25.00%) MS Office
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) Data Management
6 7 (19.44%) QA
6 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
7 6 (16.67%) SAS
7 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.89%) Banking
8 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) MCP
9 4 (11.11%) MS Access
9 4 (11.11%) VMware
9 4 (11.11%) Finance
9 4 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
9 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
9 4 (11.11%) Analytics
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 4 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
10 3 (8.33%) QlikView

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 9 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.67%) SAS
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) DOC1
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) DHCP
2 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (2.78%) SAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) VLAN
2 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (11.11%) MS Access
4 3 (8.33%) QlikView
4 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Service Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Information Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Information Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Project Office Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows XP
2 11 (30.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) ITIL
2 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (22.22%) Data Management
3 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (5.56%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) Document Management
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.56%) Workflow
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
7 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.78%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) ITSM
7 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (47.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCP
3 3 (8.33%) MCSE
3 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) VCDX
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) Teradata
4 1 (2.78%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Avaya
4 1 (2.78%) Juniper
4 1 (2.78%) NetApp
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