The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 10 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 24 78 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 10.67% 20.58% 9.70%
As % of the Applications category 58.54% 59.09% 64.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 63 9
Average daily rate
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£140 £70 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -53.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £104 £68 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £200 £234
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £9.17 £11.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.30% -23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.89 £8.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.94 £22.20 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
MS Excel
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Applications Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
41 132 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.22% 34.83% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 109 11
Average daily rate £155 £70 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.42% -56.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £75 £68 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £268 £262
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 5
Average hourly rate £11.38 £11.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.04% -42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.79 £8.63 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £27.40 £27.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -10 10 £348 +397.14% 3
Chesterfield - 7 £113 -
Ilkeston - - - -
Swadlincote - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.00%) Finance
3 17 (34.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (34.00%) Windows
4 15 (30.00%) MS Office
5 10 (20.00%) Oracle
5 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (20.00%) Remedy
6 8 (16.00%) Financial Institution
6 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
7 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
7 7 (14.00%) Migration
7 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
7 7 (14.00%) SQL
8 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.00%) Workflow
8 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (10.00%) HP
10 4 (8.00%) Change Management
10 4 (8.00%) Service Management
10 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
10 4 (8.00%) MS Project
10 4 (8.00%) VBA
10 4 (8.00%) HTML
10 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (8.00%) Problem Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 15 (30.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 4 (8.00%) MS Project
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (6.00%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (4.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
1 2 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) MS Access
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 19 (38.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.00%) Automotive
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Data Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) IT Support
3 5 (10.00%) MI Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Designer
5 3 (6.00%) Graphic Designer
5 3 (6.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Report Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.00%) Junior
6 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.00%) Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) NHS
2 2 (4.00%) E-Learning
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) AIX
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Project Planning
1 7 (14.00%) Migration
2 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (12.00%) Workflow
3 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.00%) Change Management
4 4 (8.00%) Service Management
4 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
5 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.00%) Time Management
5 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 2 (4.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL
6 2 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (2.00%) Test Planning
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Coaching
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Performance Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 4 (8.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) C
3 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) ISEB
2 2 (4.00%) A+ Certification
2 2 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) MOS
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.00%) Remedy
3 5 (10.00%) HP
4 3 (6.00%) HubSpot
4 3 (6.00%) Adobe
5 2 (4.00%) Citrix
5 2 (4.00%) Cisco
5 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.00%) VMware
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
6 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.00%) McAfee