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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 13 17 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 3.17% 5.77% 0.94%
As % of the Applications category 25.00% 60.00% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £550 - £638
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.23 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -3.44%
MS Excel
London

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
8 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 12.70% 9.62% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £458 £400 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.37% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £439 £594
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.06% -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
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 10 February 2016, 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 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Front Office
1 2 (66.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Market Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Market Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Market Data Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) CLARiiON
1 1 (33.33%) Derivative
1 1 (33.33%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) SUSE
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) NFS
1 1 (33.33%) Samba
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Lotus
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas