The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Brighton 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 9 31
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 16 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 8.38% 13.18% 2.12%
As % of the Applications category 55.17% 56.67% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £325 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £23.33 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 30 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 15.18% 23.26% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 22
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £135.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-90.74% +800.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
MS Excel
East Sussex

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) .NET
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) MS Office
4 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
5 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
5 7 (25.93%) C#
5 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
5 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (18.52%) MVC
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (14.81%) QA
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
8 4 (14.81%) SLA
8 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
9 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
9 3 (11.11%) BDD
9 3 (11.11%) REST
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (11.11%) HTTP
9 3 (11.11%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) Project Management
9 3 (11.11%) HP

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Office
2 2 (7.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) LAN
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
2 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.81%) SpecFlow
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.70%) NUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (3.70%) Hudson
4 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (14.81%) IT Support
3 4 (14.81%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (14.81%) Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 3 (11.11%) Gherkin
3 3 (11.11%) REST
3 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 3 (11.11%) Software Packaging
4 2 (7.41%) WCF
4 2 (7.41%) WinForms
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (3.70%) XML
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (3.70%) LINQ
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows XP
2 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) BDD
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Development
5 2 (7.41%) TDD
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.70%) User Stories
6 1 (3.70%) Customer Segmentation
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) MCSE
3 1 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.70%) Degree
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) vSphere
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) HP
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Cognos
3 1 (3.70%) Citrix
3 1 (3.70%) Kofax
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