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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 5 24
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 25 41 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 11.06% 14.49% 4.63%
As % of the Applications category 41.67% 70.69% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 32 4
Average daily rate
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£250 £75 £75
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+233.33% +0.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £85 £68 £62
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £88 £141
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 2
Average hourly rate £9.21 £11.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% -71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £10.40 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.43 £13.07 £59.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -6.66%
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
60 58 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 26.55% 20.49% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 18
Average daily rate £400 £75 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+433.33% -54.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £68 £61
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £163 £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 4
Average hourly rate £9.21 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.31% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £14.22 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -11 17 £290 +286.66% 7
Chesterfield +14 2 - - 2
Bakewell - - - -
Matlock - - - -
MS Excel
East Midlands

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (46.00%) MS Office
3 23 (46.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
5 18 (36.00%) Remedy
6 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
7 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
8 8 (16.00%) Workflow
8 8 (16.00%) SQL
9 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (14.00%) Migration
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle
10 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
11 5 (10.00%) Citrix
11 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
12 4 (8.00%) QA
12 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
12 4 (8.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
12 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
13 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
13 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
13 3 (6.00%) IIS
13 3 (6.00%) OO
13 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (6.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (6.00%) IIS
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Lync
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Office
1 23 (46.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
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
1 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.00%) OLAP
4 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.00%) NUnit
2 1 (2.00%) MSTest
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (58.00%) Analyst
2 19 (38.00%) Service Analyst
3 13 (26.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Support
6 3 (6.00%) Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.00%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Programmer
7 2 (4.00%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Data Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Excel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) XML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.00%) WCF
2 1 (2.00%) WPF
2 1 (2.00%) WF
2 1 (2.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 31 (62.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.00%) AIX
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (16.00%) Workflow
3 7 (14.00%) Migration
4 5 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.00%) OO
6 3 (6.00%) Change Management
6 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Test Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (4.00%) Validation
7 2 (4.00%) ITIL
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
7 2 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (2.00%) Service Management
8 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.00%) UML
8 1 (2.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.00%) VBA
3 2 (4.00%) Java
4 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) C#
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCP
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) ISEB
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCDST
4 1 (2.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) BlackBerry Internet Service
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.00%) Remedy
3 6 (12.00%) Oracle
4 5 (10.00%) Citrix
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 2 (4.00%) VMware
6 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
6 2 (4.00%) HubSpot
6 2 (4.00%) SAP
6 2 (4.00%) Adobe
6 2 (4.00%) HP
7 1 (2.00%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.00%) McAfee
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