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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 35 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.15% 4.16% 4.09%
As % of the Applications category 39.77% 37.70% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 11
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£300 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Average hourly rate £18.25 £10.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.80% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.91 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £17.80 £29.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.94
% change year-on-year
- -6.29%
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
88 61 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 12.94% 11.03% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 41
Average daily rate £313 £273 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.67% -4.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £215 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £34.50 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +15 20 £338 -15.62% 10
Peterborough +2 11 £210 -34.88% 10
St Neots - - - - 1
Huntingdon - - - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 67 (77.01%) Microsoft
2 34 (39.08%) MS Office
3 33 (37.93%) Windows
4 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 29 (33.33%) ITIL
6 25 (28.74%) Finance
7 18 (20.69%) Blackberry
8 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
8 16 (18.39%) PBX
9 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
10 14 (16.09%) CMS
10 14 (16.09%) IVR
10 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (16.09%) Data Analysis
10 14 (16.09%) WFM
10 14 (16.09%) Verint
10 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
11 12 (13.79%) Citrix
12 11 (12.64%) SQL
12 11 (12.64%) Remedy
13 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (10.34%) Change Management
14 8 (9.20%) Advertising
14 8 (9.20%) Project Management
14 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
14 8 (9.20%) MS PowerPoint
14 8 (9.20%) VMware
15 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (8.05%) Waterfall

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.09%) CMS
3 7 (8.05%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.45%) Lync
5 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.30%) SAS
5 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.15%) MS Project Server
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (39.08%) MS Office
2 8 (9.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.75%) Mingle
5 2 (2.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.15%) Tridion
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) PBX
2 7 (8.05%) LAN
2 7 (8.05%) WAN
2 7 (8.05%) DNS
3 6 (6.90%) DHCP
4 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
4 4 (4.60%) VPN
5 3 (3.45%) ADSL
5 3 (3.45%) Broadband
6 2 (2.30%) ISDN
6 2 (2.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.30%) Firewall
6 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.30%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (2.30%) Network Security
7 1 (1.15%) LDAP
7 1 (1.15%) ATM
7 1 (1.15%) SSL
7 1 (1.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) MS Access
2 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) JIRA
1 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Billing
4 2 (2.30%) Electronics
5 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 56 (64.37%) Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) Service Analyst
2 17 (19.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (10.34%) Support Analyst
4 6 (6.90%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (5.75%) QA Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Senior QA Analyst
6 4 (4.60%) Consultant
7 3 (3.45%) Project Planner
7 3 (3.45%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.45%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
7 3 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (3.45%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.45%) Information Analyst
7 3 (3.45%) IT Support
7 3 (3.45%) Telephony Analyst
8 2 (2.30%) Validation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) J2EE
2 1 (1.15%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.15%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.15%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 14 (16.09%) IVR
2 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (3.45%) iPhone
3 3 (3.45%) iPad
4 2 (2.30%) PKI
4 2 (2.30%) NHS
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.15%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.15%) PMI
5 1 (1.15%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.15%) Replication
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) Statistics
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.15%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 33 (37.93%) Windows
2 12 (13.79%) Windows 7
3 7 (8.05%) Windows 8
3 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) Android
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
5 3 (3.45%) Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.15%) Debian
7 1 (1.15%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (16.09%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (16.09%) Data Analysis
2 14 (16.09%) WFM
3 9 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.34%) Change Management
4 8 (9.20%) Project Management
4 8 (9.20%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.05%) Waterfall
6 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 6 (6.90%) Workflow
7 5 (5.75%) Service Management
7 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
7 5 (5.75%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (5.75%) Migration
8 4 (4.60%) Validation
8 4 (4.60%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.45%) Knowledge Management
9 3 (3.45%) ERP
9 3 (3.45%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) C
2 3 (3.45%) Java
3 2 (2.30%) C#
3 2 (2.30%) Python
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby
4 1 (1.15%) VBA
4 1 (1.15%) C++
4 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) ISEB
1 6 (6.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.45%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.30%) PMP
4 2 (2.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.15%) VCP4
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) PhD
5 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) CDISC
2 1 (1.15%) GCP
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (34.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.60%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.45%) SCCM
2 2 (2.30%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.30%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.15%) SCDPM
3 1 (1.15%) SCOM
3 1 (1.15%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.15%) Nagios
3 1 (1.15%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (77.01%) Microsoft
2 14 (16.09%) Verint
3 12 (13.79%) Citrix
4 11 (12.64%) Remedy
5 8 (9.20%) VMware
6 6 (6.90%) HP
7 4 (4.60%) Dell
8 3 (3.45%) SAP
8 3 (3.45%) Avaya
8 3 (3.45%) BMC
8 3 (3.45%) McAfee
8 3 (3.45%) Planview
8 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.30%) Cisco
9 2 (2.30%) Polycom
9 2 (2.30%) MobileIron
9 2 (2.30%) Apple
9 2 (2.30%) CheckPoint
9 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle
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