The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 24 12 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 3 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.65% 7.18% 4.23%
As % of the Applications category 18.75% 56.52% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 5
Median daily rate £325 £250 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -51.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 8.79% 12.71% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 14
Median daily rate £230 £244 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.64% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £123 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £463 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.47% -22.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing MS Excel as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -6 1 - - 4
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) MS Office
3 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (25.00%) ERP
4 3 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (16.67%) GIS
5 2 (16.67%) ESRI
5 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 2 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
6 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (8.33%) Analytics
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) GIS
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) GIS Graduate
1 2 (16.67%) GIS Technician
1 2 (16.67%) Graduate
1 2 (16.67%) Graduate GIS Technician
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX Specialist
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Project Change Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Report Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) CMDB
1 1 (8.33%) Informatics
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Entry
3 1 (8.33%) EAM
3 1 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Citrix
2 2 (16.67%) ESRI
2 2 (16.67%) JD Edwards
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Veeam