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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 18 28 15
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 6 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.12% 1.78% 10.40%
As % of the Applications category 54.55% 20.00% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
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£413 £525 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +26.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £525 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £525 £492
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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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 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 11.22% 8.88% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 11
Average daily rate £400 £457 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.42% +14.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 2 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) MS Access
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) German Language
5 1 (9.09%) Russian Language
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 1 (9.09%) NAS

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (9.09%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
1 1 (9.09%) NAS
1 1 (9.09%) FCoE
1 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (9.09%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) MS Access
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) HBase
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 1 (9.09%) ClearQuest
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) German Language
4 1 (9.09%) Russian Language
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Billing
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XSLT
1 1 (9.09%) Rendezvous
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 1 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) RUP
2 1 (9.09%) Benchmarking
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Decision Table
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Time Management
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VBA
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) IronPython
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCT
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ACCA
2 1 (9.09%) CIMA
2 1 (9.09%) MBA
2 1 (9.09%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) NFS
1 1 (9.09%) Xen
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) SRDF
1 1 (9.09%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) IBM
3 1 (9.09%) Sybase
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) NetApp
3 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) DataSynapse
3 1 (9.09%) 29West