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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 185 207 180
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 15 21 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.25% 0.29% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 42
Average daily rate
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£475 £550 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £631 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £238 £300
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £140.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-79.46% +300.00%
Excel Developer
London

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
5410 6712 7236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 91.93% 92.59% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3919 4916 5256
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 147 173
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 26 (96.30%) VBA
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) Banking
4 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
4 10 (37.04%) Finance
5 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) C#
7 6 (22.22%) RAD
7 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
8 5 (18.52%) Front Office
8 5 (18.52%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (11.11%) MS Office
9 3 (11.11%) ETL
9 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (7.41%) HTML
10 2 (7.41%) Java
10 2 (7.41%) VBScript
10 2 (7.41%) VB
10 2 (7.41%) XML
10 2 (7.41%) Windows
10 2 (7.41%) OO
10 2 (7.41%) MS Access
10 2 (7.41%) Middleware
10 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
10 2 (7.41%) Derivative
10 2 (7.41%) Degree
10 2 (7.41%) Mathematics

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (18.52%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.70%) IntelliMatch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) MS Access
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 11 (40.74%) Banking
2 10 (37.04%) Finance
3 6 (22.22%) Investment Banking
4 5 (18.52%) Front Office
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) Flash
3 1 (3.70%) XHTML
3 1 (3.70%) CSS
3 1 (3.70%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) Struts
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 2 (7.41%) Derivative
2 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.70%) SWIFT
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) RAD
2 3 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (7.41%) OO
4 1 (3.70%) Greeks
4 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.70%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.70%) Use Case
4 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
4 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) MVC
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) VBA
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (25.93%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
4 2 (7.41%) VB
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) EMIR
1 1 (3.70%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sun
2 1 (3.70%) Reuters
2 1 (3.70%) Bloomberg
2 1 (3.70%) Ab Initio
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Sybase
2 1 (3.70%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
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