The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 28 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 17 8 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.23% 2.95% 4.78%
As % of the Applications category 47.22% 40.00% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 6
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £326 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.78 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.10% -6.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £18.60 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £18.96 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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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 Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
36 20 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 11.08% 7.38% 14.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 9 23
Average daily rate £350 £350 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £201 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 10
Average hourly rate £27.50 £18.78 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.47% +56.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £18.55 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.20 £19.70 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 26 (50.00%) MS Office
3 24 (46.15%) Finance
4 20 (38.46%) Windows
5 18 (34.62%) ITIL
5 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
6 16 (30.77%) Blackberry
7 13 (25.00%) Remedy
8 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
10 9 (17.31%) Citrix
10 9 (17.31%) Advertising
11 8 (15.38%) Change Management
11 8 (15.38%) SQL
12 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
12 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
12 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
13 6 (11.54%) QA
13 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
13 6 (11.54%) Project Management
13 6 (11.54%) DNS
13 6 (11.54%) LAN
13 6 (11.54%) WAN
14 5 (9.62%) DHCP
14 5 (9.62%) ISEB
14 5 (9.62%) Workflow
14 5 (9.62%) VMware
14 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 10 (19.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.85%) SAS
4 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Office
2 7 (13.46%) MS Visio
3 5 (9.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (9.62%) Mingle
4 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.54%) DNS
1 6 (11.54%) LAN
1 6 (11.54%) WAN
2 5 (9.62%) DHCP
3 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (7.69%) IPv6
3 4 (7.69%) ADSL
3 4 (7.69%) Broadband
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) Multicast
5 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.85%) Junos
5 2 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (3.85%) VLAN
5 2 (3.85%) MPLS
5 2 (3.85%) BGP
5 2 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (3.85%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.92%) MS Access
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Power View
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 9 (17.31%) Advertising
3 2 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Service Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (11.54%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Support Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) QA Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Senior QA Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Information Analyst
6 3 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Validation Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Hardware Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Lead Network Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.85%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) .NET
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.85%) NHS
3 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.92%) Cryptography
3 1 (1.92%) PKI
3 1 (1.92%) Statistics
3 1 (1.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 8
4 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.69%) Android
5 4 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) Windows Phone
6 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (3.85%) UNIX
7 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.92%) Linux
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (15.38%) Change Management
4 7 (13.46%) E-Commerce
4 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.54%) Project Management
6 5 (9.62%) Workflow
6 5 (9.62%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.62%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.69%) Knowledge Management
7 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
7 4 (7.69%) Service Management
8 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 3 (5.77%) Validation
8 3 (5.77%) Business Transformation
8 3 (5.77%) Line Management
9 2 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.85%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) C
3 3 (5.77%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Python
3 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.77%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VBA
5 1 (1.92%) C++
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) PMP
2 3 (5.77%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.92%) MCSD
4 1 (1.92%) PhD
4 1 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (1.92%) GCP
2 1 (1.92%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.92%) CDISC
System Software
1 18 (34.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) SCCM
2 2 (3.85%) SCOrch
2 2 (3.85%) SCOM
2 2 (3.85%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.92%) WSUS
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 32 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (25.00%) Remedy
3 9 (17.31%) Citrix
4 5 (9.62%) VMware
5 4 (7.69%) HP
5 4 (7.69%) Dell
5 4 (7.69%) BMC
6 3 (5.77%) Planview
7 2 (3.85%) MobileIron
7 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.85%) Polycom
7 2 (3.85%) Juniper
7 2 (3.85%) Apple
7 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.85%) EMC
7 2 (3.85%) Cisco
7 2 (3.85%) Avaya
7 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.92%) SAP
8 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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