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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 16.67% 6.94% 4.76%
As % of the Applications category 71.93% 51.52% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 2
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£181 £250 £229
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £120 £116
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £300 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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
57 33 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 23.17% 13.47% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 9
Average daily rate £175 £248 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.29% -19.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £118 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £302 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -45.00%
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 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 31 August 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015. 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 +1 13 £181 -27.50% 8
Weymouth - 5 £375 -
Poole 0 1 £500 +150.00% 3
Dorchester - 1 £115 -
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 25 (37.31%) MS Office
3 18 (26.87%) Windows
4 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
5 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 14 (20.90%) Finance
7 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
7 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (14.93%) Banking
8 10 (14.93%) Project Management
9 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
10 8 (11.94%) MS Access
10 8 (11.94%) MS Project
10 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
10 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
10 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
11 7 (10.45%) MCSE
11 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
11 7 (10.45%) GIS
11 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (8.96%) MCSA
12 6 (8.96%) VB
12 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.96%) Retail
13 5 (7.46%) Clustering
13 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
13 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
13 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
13 5 (7.46%) Degree
13 5 (7.46%) QA

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 13 (19.40%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) ArcGIS
2 5 (7.46%) Lync
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Office
2 16 (23.88%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (11.94%) MS Project
4 7 (10.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) VPN
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.49%) NAS
1 1 (1.49%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) MS Access
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.99%) Essbase
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 10 (14.93%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Investment Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Retail
5 3 (4.48%) Military
6 2 (2.99%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.49%) Local Government
7 1 (1.49%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 29 (43.28%) Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) Support Engineer
2 8 (11.94%) Business Analyst
2 8 (11.94%) IT Support
3 7 (10.45%) IT Support Engineer
3 7 (10.45%) Project Manager
4 5 (7.46%) GIS Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Wintel Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Graduate
5 4 (5.97%) Business Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (5.97%) Consultant
6 3 (4.48%) Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Project Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Development Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) MI Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.99%) Service Transition Manager
7 2 (2.99%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.40%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) GIS
3 5 (7.46%) Clustering
4 3 (4.48%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.49%) Statistics
6 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Windows
2 1 (1.49%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.93%) Project Management
2 9 (13.43%) Service Delivery
3 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
4 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.46%) CRM
5 5 (7.46%) ITIL
5 5 (7.46%) Validation
5 5 (7.46%) Migration
5 5 (7.46%) Project Planning
5 5 (7.46%) Manual Testing
5 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Office Automation
6 4 (5.97%) Fund Accounting
6 4 (5.97%) Workflow
6 4 (5.97%) UML
7 3 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.48%) Risk Management
7 3 (4.48%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.48%) Waterfall
7 3 (4.48%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.96%) VB
2 5 (7.46%) VBScript
3 3 (4.48%) VBA
3 3 (4.48%) SQL
4 1 (1.49%) C
4 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) MCSE
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.96%) MCSA
4 5 (7.46%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.46%) Degree
4 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.48%) PMP
5 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.99%) HNC
7 1 (1.49%) HND
7 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.49%) CCNP
7 1 (1.49%) CCNA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
System Software
1 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) SCOM
2 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Citrix
2 5 (7.46%) ESRI
2 5 (7.46%) VMware
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Cognos
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) Hyperion
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