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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 15 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -15
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 5.32% 1.49% 7.69%
As % of the Applications category 45.45% 50.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£600 £544 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +30.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -9.37%
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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 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.70% 2.99% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Average daily rate £400 £450 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +11.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £581 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -88.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -0.82%

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
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 27 January 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (25.00%) CFA
3 3 (25.00%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Validation
4 2 (16.67%) CIMA
4 2 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) German Language
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Decision Table
5 1 (8.33%) Russian Language
5 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
5 1 (8.33%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
1 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearQuest
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) German Language
4 1 (8.33%) Russian Language
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Officer
4 1 (8.33%) MI Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) VBA Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Quantitative Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Decision Table
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Management
3 1 (8.33%) RUP
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) VB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) CFA
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) CIMA
3 1 (8.33%) MCT
3 1 (8.33%) MBA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle