The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 21 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 54 65 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 6.28% 6.92% 8.37%
As % of the Applications category 63.53% 46.10% 50.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 44 25
Average daily rate
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£330 £288 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £129 £136 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
+6.47% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 4
Average hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.20 £20.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £19.00 £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.63 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-4.27% +4.46%
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Applications Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
85 141 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 9.88% 15.02% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 81 56
Average daily rate £330 £308 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £137 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.40 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £35.40 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Bristol region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Bristol region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 42 (45.65%) MS Office
3 33 (35.87%) Finance
4 25 (27.17%) MS Project
5 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
6 20 (21.74%) SQL
6 20 (21.74%) Windows
6 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
7 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
8 17 (18.48%) MS Access
9 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
10 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
11 13 (14.13%) Scrum
11 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
11 13 (14.13%) .NET
11 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (13.04%) VBA
12 12 (13.04%) HTML
12 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
12 12 (13.04%) CSS
13 11 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (11.96%) MS PowerPoint
13 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 10 (10.87%) Open Source
14 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (10.87%) Data Management
14 10 (10.87%) TDD

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 18 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.26%) Lync
3 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.17%) LiveCycle
4 2 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.09%) SugarCRM
5 1 (1.09%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.09%) WordPress
5 1 (1.09%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 42 (45.65%) MS Office
2 25 (27.17%) MS Project
3 11 (11.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (8.70%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.09%) SPSS
6 1 (1.09%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.09%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.09%) SAP MDM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Office 365
2 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.26%) WAN
1 3 (3.26%) DHCP
1 3 (3.26%) VPN
1 3 (3.26%) DNS
2 2 (2.17%) LAN
2 2 (2.17%) Intranet
3 1 (1.09%) MPLS
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) Wireless
3 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.09%) VoIP
3 1 (1.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.48%) MS Access
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.09%) FileMaker
8 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.09%) DB2
8 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (1.09%) ERwin
General
1 33 (35.87%) Finance
2 8 (8.70%) Retail
3 7 (7.61%) Banking
4 4 (4.35%) Law
5 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.26%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Marketing
6 2 (2.17%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.09%) Back Office
7 1 (1.09%) Electronics
7 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (43.48%) Analyst
2 14 (15.22%) Developer
3 7 (7.61%) PMO Analyst
3 7 (7.61%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.52%) Programmer
4 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (5.43%) SQL Developer
5 5 (5.43%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.35%) Architect
6 4 (4.35%) Support Engineer
6 4 (4.35%) Service Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 4 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.26%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.26%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.26%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (3.26%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.13%) .NET
2 12 (13.04%) ASP.NET
2 12 (13.04%) CSS
2 12 (13.04%) HTML
3 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (1.09%) HTML5
6 1 (1.09%) XHTML
6 1 (1.09%) Ajax
6 1 (1.09%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.87%) Open Source
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.17%) NHS
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.09%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.09%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.09%) DTV
4 1 (1.09%) PDA
4 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.09%) Social Media
4 1 (1.09%) User Experience
4 1 (1.09%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.09%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 14 (15.22%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (5.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (14.13%) Scrum
4 10 (10.87%) TDD
4 10 (10.87%) Data Management
5 9 (9.78%) V-Model
5 9 (9.78%) Waterfall
6 8 (8.70%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.61%) Project Management
7 7 (7.61%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 7 (7.61%) Statistical Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Data Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Migration
8 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.52%) CRM
9 5 (5.43%) Change Control
10 4 (4.35%) ITIL
10 4 (4.35%) Information Security
11 3 (3.26%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.74%) SQL
2 12 (13.04%) VBA
3 10 (10.87%) Java
3 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.09%) Ruby
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (19.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.43%) Degree
4 4 (4.35%) MCP
5 3 (3.26%) CISSP
5 3 (3.26%) SSCP
5 3 (3.26%) CISA
5 3 (3.26%) CISM
5 3 (3.26%) Security+ Certification
5 3 (3.26%) GIAC
5 3 (3.26%) GSEC
5 3 (3.26%) CEH
5 3 (3.26%) ISACA
5 3 (3.26%) GPEN
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.09%) MCDST
6 1 (1.09%) MCTS
6 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.26%) COBIT
2 3 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 3 (3.26%) SLA
3 2 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (2.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.09%) Xen
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.09%) XenApp
2 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.09%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCCM
2 1 (1.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.09%) ARCserve
2 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.43%) Business Objects
2 5 (5.43%) Citrix
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle
4 3 (3.26%) Adobe
5 2 (2.17%) SAP
5 2 (2.17%) Teradata
6 1 (1.09%) Netezza
6 1 (1.09%) DataFlux
6 1 (1.09%) Talend
6 1 (1.09%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.09%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Dell
6 1 (1.09%) Avaya
6 1 (1.09%) Ariba
6 1 (1.09%) CA
6 1 (1.09%) Informatica
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