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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 4 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 2.50% 5.50% 5.70%
As % of the Applications category 28.57% 33.33% 65.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 11
Average daily rate
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£421 £489 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.81% +30.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £550 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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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
14 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 8.75% 16.51% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 17
Average daily rate £480 £540 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £365 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £600 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.32
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Multicast
4 1 (16.67%) KVM
4 1 (16.67%) MEAP
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) HBase
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) PMP
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
1 1 (16.67%) NAS
1 1 (16.67%) FCoE
1 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (16.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) HBase
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Ultra Messaging
1 1 (16.67%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Demand Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PMP
1 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (16.67%) ACCA
1 1 (16.67%) CIMA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) SRDF
1 1 (16.67%) KVM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) DataSynapse
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM