The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 13 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 9.49% 9.76% 17.44%
As % of the Applications category 59.09% 40.00% 51.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 14
Average daily rate
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£495 £253 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+96.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £212 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £271 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £318
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -0.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.10 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.00% +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 Croydon region.

Applications Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
22 20 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 16.06% 24.39% 33.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 21
Average daily rate £495 £263 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.57% -18.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £153 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) MS Office
3 12 (50.00%) MS Project
4 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 7 (29.17%) Strategic Planning
7 7 (29.17%) Project Management
8 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (20.83%) MCTS
9 5 (20.83%) Critical Path Analysis
9 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (16.67%) CRM
10 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 4 (16.67%) Coaching
11 3 (12.50%) Big Data
11 3 (12.50%) vSphere
11 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) XenApp
11 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
11 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
11 3 (12.50%) XML
11 3 (12.50%) SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (58.33%) MS Office
2 12 (50.00%) MS Project
3 4 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (4.17%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Cerner Millennium
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SSDT
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) QlikView
3 1 (4.17%) MS Access
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
3 1 (4.17%) DataStage
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Applications Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Architect
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Project Planner
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 2 (8.33%) X-Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Ajax
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) XSL
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) NHS
2 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.17%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) PRINCE2
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 7 (29.17%) Strategic Planning
4 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.83%) Critical Path Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Change Management
8 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
9 1 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (4.17%) Change Control
9 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (20.83%) MCTS
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (12.50%) XenApp
1 3 (12.50%) XenDesktop
1 3 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.17%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 19 (79.17%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Citrix
3 3 (12.50%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) AppSense
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos
5 1 (4.17%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) Sun
5 1 (4.17%) Cerner
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago