The table below looks at the statistics for the Excel Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Excel Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 177 204 172
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -32
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 20 22 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.30% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.33% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 43
Average daily rate
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£500 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £343 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £633 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £225 £310
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -27.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £25.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+13.86% -10.61%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5463 6690 7160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.48% 92.22% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4023 4855 5145
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 137 168
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Excel Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Excel Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Excel Developer across the City of London region.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Excel Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Excel Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Excel Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Excel Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Excel Developer across the City of London region.

Excel Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Excel Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title.

1 30 (88.24%) VBA
2 23 (67.65%) SQL
3 16 (47.06%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) Banking
4 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
5 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.59%) C#
8 6 (17.65%) VB
8 6 (17.65%) RAD
8 6 (17.65%) ETL
8 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
9 5 (14.71%) Front Office
9 5 (14.71%) .NET
9 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
10 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (8.82%) MS Office
11 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
12 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (5.88%) Derivative
12 2 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
12 2 (5.88%) Degree
12 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
12 2 (5.88%) HTML
12 2 (5.88%) Java
12 2 (5.88%) OO

Excel Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Excel Developer in their job title 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 with Excel Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.71%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (8.82%) MS Office
4 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (2.94%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.88%) MS Access
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Banking
3 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
4 5 (14.71%) Front Office
5 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) Flash
3 1 (2.94%) XHTML
3 1 (2.94%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Java EE
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) JSP
3 1 (2.94%) Struts
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
2 2 (5.88%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.88%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.94%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) ETL
1 6 (17.65%) RAD
2 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (5.88%) OO
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
3 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.94%) Use Case
4 1 (2.94%) Stress Testing
4 1 (2.94%) Multithreading
4 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.94%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (2.94%) MVC
4 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.94%) Greeks
4 1 (2.94%) Software Deployment
4 1 (2.94%) Analytics
4 1 (2.94%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 30 (88.24%) VBA
2 23 (67.65%) SQL
3 7 (20.59%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) Basel III
1 1 (2.94%) EMIR
1 1 (2.94%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Bloomberg
3 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.94%) Sun
3 1 (2.94%) Reuters
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Sybase
3 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
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