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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 46 56 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 5.22% 6.33% 6.92%
As % of the Applications category 42.99% 65.88% 45.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 46 40
Average daily rate £313 £330 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% +26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £136 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £438 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.63
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.27%
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
107 85 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 12.15% 9.60% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 65 78
Average daily rate £275 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £144 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £15.75 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.09% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £48.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 64 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (42.00%) SQL
3 37 (37.00%) Finance
4 29 (29.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (27.00%) Windows
6 23 (23.00%) VBA
7 22 (22.00%) MS Office
8 20 (20.00%) MS Access
9 15 (15.00%) .NET
10 14 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (14.00%) Banking
11 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
11 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
12 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
12 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (11.00%) Windows 7
13 11 (11.00%) IIS
13 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
14 10 (10.00%) C#
14 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
15 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
15 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
16 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
16 8 (8.00%) Office 365
16 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
16 8 (8.00%) ITIL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (13.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (11.00%) IIS
3 5 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.00%) Skype for Business
7 1 (1.00%) CMS
7 1 (1.00%) Confluence
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.00%) SAS
7 1 (1.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (22.00%) MS Office
2 6 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.00%) InfoPath
3 5 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (4.00%) MS Project
5 3 (3.00%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) Pure360
2 1 (1.00%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) Intranet
3 2 (2.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) ATM
4 1 (1.00%) Broadband
4 1 (1.00%) GSM
4 1 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.00%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (1.00%) SAN
4 1 (1.00%) VoIP
4 1 (1.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (20.00%) MS Access
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (11.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (9.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (6.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.00%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.00%) OLAP
10 1 (1.00%) OLAP Cube
10 1 (1.00%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) Selenium
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (37.00%) Finance
2 14 (14.00%) Banking
3 4 (4.00%) Back Office
4 3 (3.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.00%) Advertising
6 1 (1.00%) Local Government
6 1 (1.00%) Marketing
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (33.00%) Developer
2 27 (27.00%) Analyst
3 20 (20.00%) SQL Developer
4 16 (16.00%) VBA Developer
5 14 (14.00%) Access Developer
6 13 (13.00%) Access VBA Developer
7 8 (8.00%) Administrator
7 8 (8.00%) Consultant
8 7 (7.00%) Data Analyst
9 6 (6.00%) Excel Developer
9 6 (6.00%) Excel VBA Developer
9 6 (6.00%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (5.00%) Test Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Excel Analyst
11 4 (4.00%) Report Analyst
12 3 (3.00%) .NET Developer
12 3 (3.00%) 1st Line Support
12 3 (3.00%) Support Analyst
12 3 (3.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.00%) .NET
2 9 (9.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) HTML
5 3 (3.00%) CSS
6 2 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (2.00%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.00%) COM
7 1 (1.00%) Ajax
7 1 (1.00%) CSS3
7 1 (1.00%) DHTML
7 1 (1.00%) HTML5
7 1 (1.00%) jQuery
7 1 (1.00%) RSS
7 1 (1.00%) WCF
7 1 (1.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.00%) Blog
4 2 (2.00%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.00%) FMCG
4 2 (2.00%) Statistics
4 2 (2.00%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.00%) Clustering
5 1 (1.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.00%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (11.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (8.00%) ITIL
4 7 (7.00%) Change Management
4 7 (7.00%) Validation
5 6 (6.00%) Integration Testing
5 6 (6.00%) Project Management
6 5 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (5.00%) Coaching
6 5 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.00%) Migration
6 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 5 (5.00%) SDLC
7 4 (4.00%) Asset Management
7 4 (4.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.00%) Line Management
7 4 (4.00%) Process Improvement
7 4 (4.00%) Test Scripting
7 4 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (3.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.00%) SQL
2 23 (23.00%) VBA
3 10 (10.00%) C#
4 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.00%) VB
6 3 (3.00%) Java
6 3 (3.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) Python
8 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (13.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 4 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (3.00%) Degree
5 2 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.00%) MCSE
6 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) QA
2 5 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.00%) XenApp
2 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.00%) SCCM
3 1 (1.00%) DBAmp
3 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 64 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.00%) Citrix
3 6 (6.00%) Nintex
4 5 (5.00%) VMware
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle
5 3 (3.00%) Remedy
6 1 (1.00%) Adobe
6 1 (1.00%) AppSense
6 1 (1.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.00%) CA
6 1 (1.00%) Dell
6 1 (1.00%) Google
6 1 (1.00%) NetApp
6 1 (1.00%) Omniture
6 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.00%) SAP
6 1 (1.00%) Tableau
6 1 (1.00%) Teradata
6 1 (1.00%) Twitter
6 1 (1.00%) Wyse
Bristol, Avon
Venn Group
Rate: £17 - £23 Per Hour
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