The first table below looks at the demand for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Dorset region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 21 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 8 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.62% 6.25% 6.19%
As % of the Applications category 27.59% 55.56% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate
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£263 £200 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -39.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £152 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £336 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.13 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.98 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% -6.37%
Applications Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
29 27 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 13.12% 11.25% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 15
Average daily rate £243 £305 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.49% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £113 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +9 5 £173 -39.47% 5
Poole +6 2 £308 +119.64%
Weymouth - - - -
Ferndown - - - -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 6 (28.57%) MS Project
5 6 (28.57%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) MS Office
7 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
7 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Marketing
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) .NET
8 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
8 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
9 2 (9.52%) C#
9 2 (9.52%) HTML
9 2 (9.52%) CSS
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (9.52%) DHCP
9 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.52%) DNS
9 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
9 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
9 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (9.52%) NUnit
9 2 (9.52%) Banking
9 2 (9.52%) CMS
9 2 (9.52%) MVC

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (28.57%) MS Project
3 5 (23.81%) MS Office
4 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) NUnit
1 2 (9.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
2 2 (9.52%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Change Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Project Administrator
2 2 (9.52%) Business Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Business Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Business Change Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Compliance Analyst
3 1 (4.76%) Architect
3 1 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (4.76%) SEO Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) IT Support
3 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
1 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.52%) CSS
2 2 (9.52%) jQuery
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (9.52%) HTML5
2 2 (9.52%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) CSS3
2 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) SWIFT
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Integration Testing
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) BDD
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) SEO
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Information Security Management
4 1 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.52%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) EPiServer
3 1 (4.76%) CA
3 1 (4.76%) Google
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