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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.36% 7.07% 14.29%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 39.39% 61.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £255 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £337 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £23.17
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-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
22 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 9.82% 17.93% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 9
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £433 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £23.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-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 27 March 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 27 March 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 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (44.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (28.00%) Windows
5 6 (24.00%) Banking
5 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) MS Office
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.00%) SAS
6 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (16.00%) MS Access
7 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (12.00%) assyst
8 3 (12.00%) Degree
8 3 (12.00%) Content Management
8 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
8 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (12.00%) Akamai
8 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (16.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (12.00%) MS Project
4 2 (8.00%) DOC1
5 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) FTP
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) SAN
1 1 (4.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.00%) MS Access
3 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.00%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.00%) JIRA
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Trac
3 1 (4.00%) Toad
3 1 (4.00%) ERwin
3 1 (4.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Private Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Information Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Coach
4 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Information Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Lead Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Web Services
3 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.00%) MDX
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) NHS
3 2 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
4 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
4 1 (4.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (4.00%) Social Network
4 1 (4.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) zOS
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.00%) Data Management
3 3 (12.00%) Content Management
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
3 3 (12.00%) DevOps
3 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (12.00%) Information Governance
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Predictive Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Time Series Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Analytics
4 2 (8.00%) Data Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Workflow
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Remedy
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (12.00%) Akamai
2 3 (12.00%) ForgeRock
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Teradata
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) EMC
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) CA
Brighton, East Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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