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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 38 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 9 9 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.47% 4.48% 9.30%
As % of the Applications category 19.15% 25.71% 53.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £313 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £283 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £325 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £20.49 £14.06 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.75% -38.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.38
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -5.72%
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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
47 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 18.15% 17.41% 17.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 15 15
Average daily rate £400 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £347
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 1
Average hourly rate £21.78 £14.63 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.94% -36.41%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015, 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 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 12 (42.86%) Windows
3 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.00%) MS Office
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) SAS
4 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 5 (17.86%) Finance
5 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
5 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
5 5 (17.86%) Banking
5 5 (17.86%) Data Management
5 5 (17.86%) Software Packaging
6 4 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) QA
6 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) MS Access
6 4 (14.29%) .NET
6 4 (14.29%) VMware
6 4 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.71%) ForgeRock
7 3 (10.71%) DevOps

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 6 (21.43%) SAS
2 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) DOC1
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) assyst
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) VoIP
2 1 (3.57%) DHCP
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
2 1 (3.57%) VLAN
2 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (14.29%) MS Access
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.57%) Trac
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.57%) Subversion
2 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Information Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Support
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Agile Coach
6 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Software Packaging
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (17.86%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
2 5 (17.86%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (17.86%) Data Management
3 4 (14.29%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Analytics
3 4 (14.29%) Time Series Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps
4 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.14%) Information Governance
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) MCP
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) VCDX
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.57%) Nagios
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) ForgeRock
3 3 (10.71%) Remedy
3 3 (10.71%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.71%) Akamai
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) HP
5 1 (3.57%) Avaya
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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