The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Docklands, London region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.20% 7.24% 4.31%
As % of the Applications category 21.05% 59.26% 41.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 15 5
Average daily rate
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£443 £350 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.42% -30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £139 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £429 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.32 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 15.20% 12.22% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 16
Average daily rate £450 £363 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £145 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £19.32 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
MS Excel
London

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
4 1 (12.50%) IIBA
4 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
4 1 (12.50%) VCP5
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) Release Management
4 1 (12.50%) SCCM
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
3 2 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SNMP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Front Office
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
1 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
1 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Release Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) IIBA
1 1 (12.50%) VCP5
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) VMware