The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Cardiff region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 29 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.63% 8.82% 6.80%
As % of the Applications category 60.42% 48.84% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 6
Average daily rate
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£325 £308 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% +75.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £168 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £415 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+5.48% -9.71%
Applications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
48 43 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.63% 18.07% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 14
Average daily rate £325 £308 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.69% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £200 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £308 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.73% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.22
% change year-on-year
- -1.44%
MS Excel
South Wales

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 26 (39.39%) MS Office
3 23 (34.85%) Windows
4 20 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
6 18 (27.27%) Project Management
6 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
7 17 (25.76%) Finance
7 17 (25.76%) Migration
8 15 (22.73%) MS Project
9 13 (19.70%) VPN
9 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (18.18%) Office 365
10 12 (18.18%) SQL
11 11 (16.67%) CRM
11 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 10 (15.15%) .NET
13 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
13 9 (13.64%) Data Protection
13 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
13 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
14 8 (12.12%) SCCM
14 8 (12.12%) DNS
14 8 (12.12%) DHCP
14 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
14 8 (12.12%) ITIL
14 8 (12.12%) VMware
15 7 (10.61%) Banking
15 7 (10.61%) VBScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (9.09%) IIS
1 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.09%) CMS
2 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Lync
4 1 (1.52%) SAS
4 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 26 (39.39%) MS Office
2 20 (30.30%) MS PowerPoint
3 15 (22.73%) MS Project
4 6 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Office 365
2 11 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (19.70%) VPN
2 9 (13.64%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.12%) DNS
3 8 (12.12%) DHCP
4 7 (10.61%) SAN
5 5 (7.58%) Firewall
5 5 (7.58%) Internet
6 1 (1.52%) ADSL
6 1 (1.52%) WAN
6 1 (1.52%) L2TP
6 1 (1.52%) NAS
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.52%) Network Security
6 1 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.55%) OLAP
4 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.55%) DataStage
4 3 (4.55%) Star Schema
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.52%) MS Access
5 1 (1.52%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) TestDirector
2 4 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (1.52%) MSI
3 1 (1.52%) InstallShield
3 1 (1.52%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (25.76%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) French Language
3 2 (3.03%) German Language
3 2 (3.03%) Italian Language
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Analyst
2 11 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (7.58%) Server Engineer
3 5 (7.58%) Wintel Engineer
4 4 (6.06%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Change Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.55%) Systems Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (4.55%) SCCM Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Web Business Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 3 (4.55%) Web Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Project Assistant
6 2 (3.03%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.15%) .NET
2 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET
2 5 (7.58%) J2EE
3 3 (4.55%) MDX
4 1 (1.52%) CSS
4 1 (1.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) AS400
2 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.06%) GIS
3 3 (4.55%) Social Media
4 2 (3.03%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 13 (19.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.27%) Project Management
2 17 (25.76%) Migration
3 11 (16.67%) CRM
4 9 (13.64%) Data Protection
4 9 (13.64%) Business Analysis
5 8 (12.12%) ITIL
6 6 (9.09%) OO
7 5 (7.58%) Content Management
7 5 (7.58%) SOA
7 5 (7.58%) UML
7 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (7.58%) Release Management
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) BDD
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.06%) Document Management
8 4 (6.06%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.06%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 11 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 7 (10.61%) VBScript
4 5 (7.58%) C#
5 4 (6.06%) VB
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (10.61%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) MCSE
2 5 (7.58%) CCA
2 5 (7.58%) ISEB
2 5 (7.58%) MCITP
2 5 (7.58%) MCTS
3 3 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) MCSA
5 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (28.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.06%) vSphere
4 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.52%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.52%) UAG
4 1 (1.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) SCCM
2 6 (9.09%) Windows Intune
3 5 (7.58%) SCDPM
3 5 (7.58%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 47 (71.21%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) VMware
3 6 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 5 (7.58%) McAfee
5 4 (6.06%) IBM
6 3 (4.55%) Oracle
7 2 (3.03%) Planview
7 2 (3.03%) Citrix
7 2 (3.03%) SAP
8 1 (1.52%) AppSense
8 1 (1.52%) HP
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco
8 1 (1.52%) LANDesk
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