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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 33 32 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.52% 13.62% 7.75%
As % of the Applications category 71.74% 72.73% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £85 £115
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+371.97% -26.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £68 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £122 £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 5
Average hourly rate £12.75 £72.50 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.41% +625.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £12.27 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £72.50 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
46 44 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 18.85% 18.72% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 15 7
Average daily rate £325 £70 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+364.28% -65.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £156 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 23 5
Average hourly rate £13.00 £72.50 £9.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.06% +639.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -1 20 £289 - 7
Chesterfield +6 5 £190 - 2
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
3 21 (33.87%) Finance
4 20 (32.26%) MS Office
5 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
5 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (27.42%) Windows
6 17 (27.42%) Oracle
7 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
8 14 (22.58%) SQL
8 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
9 13 (20.97%) .NET
10 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
11 11 (17.74%) VB
11 11 (17.74%) Oracle EBS R12
11 11 (17.74%) Resource Management
12 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
12 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
12 10 (16.13%) Open Source
12 10 (16.13%) Migration
12 10 (16.13%) VBA
12 10 (16.13%) C#
12 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
12 10 (16.13%) OOP
12 10 (16.13%) Oracle 11i
12 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
13 9 (14.52%) UNIX
13 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
13 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.61%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) MS Office
2 4 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
3 1 (1.61%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle EBS R12
2 10 (16.13%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.61%) Infor CRM
3 1 (1.61%) SyteLine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
1 1 (1.61%) Firewall
1 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.65%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.06%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (6.45%) MS Access
5 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Manufacturing
3 7 (11.29%) Financial Institution
4 4 (6.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Advertising
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
Job Titles
1 32 (51.61%) Analyst
2 10 (16.13%) Software Team Leader
2 10 (16.13%) Development Team Leader
2 10 (16.13%) Team Leader
2 10 (16.13%) .NET Team Leader
2 10 (16.13%) Software Development Team Leader
3 8 (12.90%) Data Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (11.29%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) MI Analyst
6 5 (8.06%) Technical Leader
7 4 (6.45%) Report Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
9 2 (3.23%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
9 2 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Oracle Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Systems Accountant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (16.13%) N-Tier
3 7 (11.29%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.84%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.61%) Tandem
5 1 (1.61%) Statistics
5 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 15 (24.19%) Windows XP
3 9 (14.52%) UNIX
3 9 (14.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Resource Management
2 10 (16.13%) Data Migration
2 10 (16.13%) Open Source
2 10 (16.13%) Migration
2 10 (16.13%) OOP
2 10 (16.13%) Mentoring
3 9 (14.52%) Configuration Management
3 9 (14.52%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (14.52%) Requirements Analysis
4 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (6.45%) Coaching
5 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
5 3 (4.84%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (4.84%) Change Control
5 3 (4.84%) Analytics
5 3 (4.84%) Project Management
6 2 (3.23%) E-business
6 2 (3.23%) ETL
6 2 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (3.23%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) VB
3 10 (16.13%) VBA
3 10 (16.13%) C#
4 5 (8.06%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.84%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (22.58%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.61%) MCP
3 1 (1.61%) CIMA
3 1 (1.61%) ACCA
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (14.52%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 41 (66.13%) Microsoft
2 17 (27.42%) Oracle
3 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
3 9 (14.52%) VMware
4 3 (4.84%) HP
5 2 (3.23%) Sybase
5 2 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco
Derbyshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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