The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 39 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 31 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.24% 5.25% 3.87%
As % of the Applications category 34.07% 43.75% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 10
Average daily rate
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£300 £284 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £125 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £400 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £14.50 £10.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.09% -47.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.91 £13.28
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £18.82 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
91 64 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.45% 12.01% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 25 41
Average daily rate £288 £271 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.99% -15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £121 £129 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 21
Average hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £10.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +8.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.45 £10.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.70 £20.00
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 Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +7 17 £338 -10.00% 14
Peterborough -13 10 £210 +42.37% 7
St Neots - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 34 (36.56%) MS Office
3 33 (35.48%) Finance
4 30 (32.26%) ITIL
4 30 (32.26%) Windows
5 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
6 19 (20.43%) Blackberry
7 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
8 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
9 16 (17.20%) PBX
10 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (15.05%) Verint
11 14 (15.05%) Citrix
11 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
11 14 (15.05%) CMS
11 14 (15.05%) IVR
11 14 (15.05%) WFM
12 13 (13.98%) Windows 7
12 13 (13.98%) Remedy
12 13 (13.98%) MS Visio
13 12 (12.90%) Change Management
14 11 (11.83%) SQL
15 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (10.75%) Advertising
15 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
16 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
16 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
16 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
16 9 (9.68%) WAN

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
2 14 (15.05%) CMS
3 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.15%) SAS
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.08%) Lync
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.08%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 34 (36.56%) MS Office
2 13 (13.98%) MS Visio
3 8 (8.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.38%) Mingle
5 3 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.08%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) PBX
2 9 (9.68%) WAN
2 9 (9.68%) LAN
3 8 (8.60%) VPN
4 7 (7.53%) DNS
4 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
4 7 (7.53%) Internet
5 6 (6.45%) DHCP
5 6 (6.45%) IPv6
6 4 (4.30%) BGP
6 4 (4.30%) MPLS
6 4 (4.30%) ADSL
6 4 (4.30%) Broadband
6 4 (4.30%) VLAN
6 4 (4.30%) Junos
6 4 (4.30%) Multicast
7 3 (3.23%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.23%) DWDM
7 3 (3.23%) SAN
8 2 (2.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) MS Access
2 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.08%) JIRA
General
1 33 (35.48%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.75%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
5 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (67.74%) Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Service Analyst
2 19 (20.43%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) QA Analyst
6 5 (5.38%) Network Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) Support Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.30%) Senior QA Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Telephony Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Information Analyst
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (3.23%) Project Planner
8 3 (3.23%) Consultant
8 3 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (2.15%) Administrator
9 2 (2.15%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) .NET
2 2 (2.15%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 1 (1.08%) SAP PI
3 1 (1.08%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.08%) J2EE
3 1 (1.08%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) Flash
3 1 (1.08%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Blackberry
2 15 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (15.05%) IVR
4 3 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.23%) PMI
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) NHS
5 2 (2.15%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.15%) PKI
5 2 (2.15%) iPhone
5 2 (2.15%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.08%) Replication
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.08%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.08%) Statistics
6 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 30 (32.26%) Windows
2 13 (13.98%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.68%) Windows 8
4 8 (8.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.30%) Android
7 3 (3.23%) UNIX
8 2 (2.15%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.15%) Linux
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.15%) Windows Phone
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.08%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.26%) ITIL
2 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (15.05%) Data Analysis
3 14 (15.05%) WFM
4 12 (12.90%) Change Management
5 10 (10.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.75%) Waterfall
6 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 9 (9.68%) Project Management
7 8 (8.60%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (7.53%) PRINCE2
9 6 (6.45%) Workflow
10 5 (5.38%) Service Management
11 4 (4.30%) ERP
11 4 (4.30%) DNA
11 4 (4.30%) Knowledge Management
11 4 (4.30%) Incident Management
11 4 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (4.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.83%) SQL
2 4 (4.30%) C
2 4 (4.30%) Java
2 4 (4.30%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.23%) Python
3 3 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.15%) PHP
4 2 (2.15%) C#
4 2 (2.15%) VBA
5 1 (1.08%) Ruby
5 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) ISEB
1 6 (6.45%) PMI Certification
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (3.23%) PMP
5 2 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.15%) CCNP
5 2 (2.15%) CCNA
5 2 (2.15%) MCSE
5 2 (2.15%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.15%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.08%) MCTS
6 1 (1.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.08%) MCSD
6 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) CDISC
2 1 (1.08%) GCP
2 1 (1.08%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.08%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (30.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.15%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) SCCM
2 2 (2.15%) SCOM
2 2 (2.15%) SCVMM
2 2 (2.15%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (2.15%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.15%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.08%) WSUS
3 1 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) Verint
2 14 (15.05%) Citrix
3 13 (13.98%) Remedy
4 8 (8.60%) VMware
5 6 (6.45%) HP
5 6 (6.45%) Planview
6 4 (4.30%) Juniper
6 4 (4.30%) BMC
6 4 (4.30%) Dell
6 4 (4.30%) SAP
7 3 (3.23%) Avaya
7 3 (3.23%) McAfee
8 2 (2.15%) Apple
8 2 (2.15%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (2.15%) Cisco
8 2 (2.15%) EMC
8 2 (2.15%) Oracle
8 2 (2.15%) Business Objects
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