The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 30 24 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 11 25 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.89% 6.63% 9.55%
As % of the Applications category 45.83% 36.76% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 10
Median daily rate £203 £360 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +1.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £177 £253 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £562 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 18
Median hourly rate - £18.68 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -7.81%
MS Excel
South East

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

Applications Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
24 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 8.48% 18.04% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 46 22
Median daily rate £203 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.63% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £232 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £475 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 25
Median hourly rate - £17.00 £15.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Brighton -6 4 £270 -25.00% 7
Hove -2 3 £203 -34.09%
Lewes +3 2 - - 1
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
4 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (31.58%) Windows
4 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) QA
6 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) .NET
6 3 (15.79%) MS Project
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 2 (10.53%) Apple
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) C#
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
8 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
8 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
8 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (5.26%) R
8 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MS Access
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) PMO Assistant
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (10.53%) Data Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support
3 2 (10.53%) IT Support
3 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (5.26%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) iPad
2 1 (5.26%) iPhone
2 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) MVS
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Resource Management
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 1 (5.26%) Analytics
3 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (5.26%) Information Management
3 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) C
3 1 (5.26%) C++
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.26%) R
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) APMP
1 1 (5.26%) CCNA
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Apple
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) VMware