The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 12 13
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 6.31% 2.00% 6.17%
As % of the Applications category 43.75% 25.00% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£388 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.74 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.42% -6.66%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 14.41% 8.00% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.38 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.26% -47.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £14.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £14.38 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) MS Office
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
6 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
7 2 (15.38%) Law
7 2 (15.38%) Legal
7 2 (15.38%) Validation
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project Server
7 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (15.38%) Primavera
7 2 (15.38%) Project Management
7 2 (15.38%) SQL
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) MS Project
8 1 (7.69%) HTML
8 1 (7.69%) Java
8 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 1 (7.69%) .NET
8 1 (7.69%) J2EE
8 1 (7.69%) MS Visio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 2 (15.38%) MS Project Server
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (15.38%) MS Project
4 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Law
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) XML
1 1 (7.69%) WPF
1 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.69%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Windows XP
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Project Planning
1 2 (15.38%) Validation
1 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
1 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Workflow
2 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) HP
2 2 (15.38%) Primavera
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) VMware