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 27 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 5 22
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 42 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.30% 15.61% 4.39%
As % of the Applications category 38.46% 75.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 33 4
Average daily rate
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£315 £73 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+334.48% -41.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £68 £71
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £88 £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £312
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £9.94 £11.35 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.42% -70.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £10.40 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.08 £13.33 £59.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £15.94
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -5.89%
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
52 56 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 24.19% 20.82% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 38 18
Average daily rate £400 £75 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+433.33% -65.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £125 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 4
Average hourly rate £9.94 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.21 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.22 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 15 £300 +313.79% 8
Chesterfield +7 1 - -
Belper - - - -
Matlock - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
3 26 (49.06%) MS Office
4 24 (45.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
6 18 (33.96%) Remedy
6 18 (33.96%) Windows XP
7 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
8 10 (18.87%) SQL
9 9 (16.98%) Finance
10 7 (13.21%) Migration
10 7 (13.21%) Citrix
11 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (11.32%) Oracle
11 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
11 6 (11.32%) Workflow
12 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
12 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
12 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
13 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
13 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
13 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
13 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (7.55%) SLA
13 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
13 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
13 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (7.55%) Service Management
13 4 (7.55%) QA
13 4 (7.55%) Problem Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.89%) Lync
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (49.06%) MS Office
2 24 (45.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (7.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Internet
1 2 (3.77%) Firewall
1 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) SSL
2 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.55%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (7.55%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) OLAP
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) MS Access
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) MSTest
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Analyst
2 22 (41.51%) Service Analyst
3 14 (26.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (9.43%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) MI Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Data Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Test Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Data Migration Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.77%) Administrator
7 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.77%) Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) CSS
1 1 (1.89%) XML
1 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
1 1 (1.89%) WPF
1 1 (1.89%) WF
1 1 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) NHS
3 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 33 (62.26%) Windows
2 18 (33.96%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Vista
4 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.77%) AIX
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.64%) Incident Management
2 7 (13.21%) Migration
3 6 (11.32%) Workflow
3 6 (11.32%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.55%) Service Management
6 3 (5.66%) OO
6 3 (5.66%) Change Management
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.77%) Performance Testing
7 2 (3.77%) Test Management
7 2 (3.77%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.77%) Validation
7 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.89%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.89%) ETL
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL
8 1 (1.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) SQL
2 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Java
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) C++
4 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.89%) VB
4 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) MCP
3 2 (3.77%) MCSA
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCDST
3 2 (3.77%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) MCITP
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
1 4 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (41.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.89%) BlackBerry Internet Service
2 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
1 2 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) Remedy
3 7 (13.21%) Citrix
4 6 (11.32%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) HP
5 3 (5.66%) Cisco
6 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.89%) McAfee
7 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
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