The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.45% 5.60% 5.49%
As % of the Applications category 31.58% 65.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
Average daily rate
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£489 £375 £468
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.33% -19.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £338 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £448 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.32 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Applications Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
19 20 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 17.27% 8.62% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 21
Average daily rate £488 £375 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £338 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £510 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) CFA
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) CIMA
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Front Office
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Advertising
5 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (11.11%) SNMP
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) NetApp
5 1 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SNMP
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Project Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) MI Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Coordinator
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
1 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
2 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Use Case
2 1 (11.11%) Release Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) UML
2 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CIMA
1 2 (22.22%) CFA
2 1 (11.11%) IIBA
2 1 (11.11%) VCP5
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) VMware