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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 19 6 17
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 15 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 6.33% 13.94% 4.85%
As % of the Applications category 48.39% 67.44% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 6
Median daily rate £163 £181 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -27.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £107 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £485 £308
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £41.24 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.90% +274.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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
31 43 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.08% 20.67% 13.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 16
Median daily rate £285 £188 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -19.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £120 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £500 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 8
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 July 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 -4 7 £135 -28.00% 7
Poole +2 5 £163 +35.41% 3
Weymouth -6 1 - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (53.33%) MS Office
3 14 (46.67%) Finance
4 10 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (23.33%) Project Management
7 6 (20.00%) Windows
7 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (16.67%) ERP
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (13.33%) ITIL
9 4 (13.33%) Migration
9 4 (13.33%) Banking
9 4 (13.33%) Degree
9 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (10.00%) SCCM
10 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
10 3 (10.00%) SAP
10 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (10.00%) IIS
10 3 (10.00%) MS Project
10 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
10 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
10 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (10.00%) PMI

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 8 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) ArcGIS
2 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (53.33%) MS Office
2 10 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (10.00%) MS Project
5 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
1 2 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) GIS
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) QGIS
3 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (6.67%) Administrator
3 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (6.67%) Database Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Excel Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Payroll Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Project Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (6.67%) Web Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.00%) PMI
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (6.67%) SWIFT
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) iPad
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Psychology
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
2 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) ERP
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) Collateral Management
5 2 (6.67%) CRM
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCDST
3 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.33%) HND
4 1 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.67%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Apple
2 3 (10.00%) ESRI
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) BMC
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Mapinfo
4 1 (3.33%) Planview
4 1 (3.33%) Samsung
Bournemouth, Dorset
Graham Matthews
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago