The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Cheltenham 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 15 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.17% 3.45% 6.86%
As % of the Applications category 31.58% 27.27% 70.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Average daily rate
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£145 £250 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -6.37%
Applications Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 16.38% 12.64% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 7
Average daily rate £350 £263 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £337 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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 25 July 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 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
5 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
6 4 (21.05%) MS Project
6 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
6 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
6 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
7 3 (15.79%) WPF
7 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
7 3 (15.79%) SCCM
7 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
7 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
7 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
7 3 (15.79%) .NET
7 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 3 (15.79%) Law
7 3 (15.79%) Legal
7 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (15.79%) Migration
7 3 (15.79%) Workflow
7 3 (15.79%) Clustering
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) SCADA
8 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
8 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
8 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Project
3 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.79%) Law
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (10.53%) Billing
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Project Support Officer
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Leader
2 3 (15.79%) Project Officer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
1 3 (15.79%) WPF
1 3 (15.79%) Silverlight
2 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Clustering
1 3 (15.79%) SCADA
2 2 (10.53%) Fat Client
2 2 (10.53%) Thin Client
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Workflow
1 3 (15.79%) Migration
1 3 (15.79%) Data Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.53%) Document Management
2 2 (10.53%) Service Management
2 2 (10.53%) ITSM
3 1 (5.26%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.53%) VBA
4 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Dell
2 2 (10.53%) Citrix
2 2 (10.53%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) AppSense
3 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
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Rate: £12000.00 - £13000.00 per annum + pro rata
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