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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 1.90% 2.06% 7.56%
As % of the Applications category 18.18% 16.67% 46.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 12
Average daily rate
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£531 £493 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.86% +31.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £479 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £507 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £318
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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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
11 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.48% 12.37% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 25
Average daily rate £413 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £372 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £305
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +1.61%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, 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 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VB
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (22.22%) German Language
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) NAS
4 1 (11.11%) SRDF
4 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) FCoE
4 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (11.11%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) HBase

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (11.11%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) NAS
1 1 (11.11%) FCoE
1 1 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (11.11%) Multicast
1 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) HBase
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) German Language
3 1 (11.11%) Russian Language
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Database Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) XML
1 1 (11.11%) XSLT
1 1 (11.11%) Rendezvous
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
1 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Decision Table
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) RUP
2 1 (11.11%) Data Management
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Validation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) IronPython
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) VBA
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CIMA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) SRDF
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) Xen
1 1 (11.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) DataSynapse
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Intel
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO