The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 6 7
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.70% 18.42% 12.50%
As % of the Applications category 50.00% 61.76% 51.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £10.68 £16.25 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.27% -32.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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 Crawley region.

Applications Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
10 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 7.41% 29.82% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 20 25
Average daily rate £425 £230 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.78% -38.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £120 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £449 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £29.34 £16.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.55% -37.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (40.00%) MS Project
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Content Management
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (33.33%) Taxonomies
4 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (33.33%) XSL
4 5 (33.33%) XSLT
4 5 (33.33%) B2B
4 5 (33.33%) Intranet
4 5 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 5 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
4 5 (33.33%) Information Architecture
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) QA
6 3 (20.00%) Active Directory

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 6 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 6 (40.00%) MS Project
3 5 (33.33%) InfoPath
4 4 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (13.33%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) PerformancePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) OLAP
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) SharePoint Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
5 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
1 5 (33.33%) XSL
1 5 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (6.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Taxonomies
2 3 (20.00%) Telematics
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
1 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (33.33%) Content Management
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) B2B
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Information Architecture
3 4 (26.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Document Management
5 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Logistics
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
3 1 (6.67%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle