The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Excel Developer
Rank 189 159 202
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Contract jobs requiring an Excel Developer 21 38 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.61% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.66% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 32 19
Average daily rate £450 £508 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.37% +16.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £416 £382
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £573 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 £300
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -61.11%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5961 5787 7412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.36% 92.86% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4311 4275 5242
Average daily rate £438 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £280 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 120 171
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £135.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Excel Developer
London

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 18 April 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 18 April 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 29 (85.29%) VBA
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 17 (50.00%) Banking
4 13 (38.24%) Finance
5 12 (35.29%) RAD
6 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
7 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (29.41%) Front Office
8 9 (26.47%) C#
9 7 (20.59%) MS Access
10 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
10 6 (17.65%) .NET
10 6 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (14.71%) VB
11 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (8.82%) Equities
12 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
12 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
12 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (8.82%) Derivative
12 3 (8.82%) ETL
13 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
13 2 (5.88%) Middleware
13 2 (5.88%) VBScript
13 2 (5.88%) HTML
13 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
13 2 (5.88%) Logistics
13 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
13 2 (5.88%) Advertising
13 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.65%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) MS Access
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) QlikView
5 1 (2.94%) OLAP
General
1 17 (50.00%) Banking
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 10 (29.41%) Front Office
4 6 (17.65%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.88%) Advertising
6 1 (2.94%) Publishing
6 1 (2.94%) Billing
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) MDX
3 1 (2.94%) Web Services
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Equities
1 3 (8.82%) Derivative
2 2 (5.88%) Fixed Income
3 1 (2.94%) iSeries
3 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.94%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 1 (2.94%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) RAD
2 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (8.82%) Asset Management
3 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
3 3 (8.82%) ETL
4 2 (5.88%) Logistics
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.94%) Data Management
5 1 (2.94%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Use Case
5 1 (2.94%) OO
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) VBA
2 27 (79.41%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) VB
5 2 (5.88%) VBScript
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) C++
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (2.94%) Teradata
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle
1 1 (2.94%) Reuters
1 1 (2.94%) Bloomberg
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft