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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 37 21 19
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 7 22 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.97% 6.81% 7.19%
As % of the Applications category 25.93% 61.11% 58.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 8
Average daily rate £275 £425 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £276 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £490 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £11.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
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
27 36 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 7.61% 11.15% 12.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 13
Average daily rate £230 £420 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.23% +29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £254 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £498 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £39.00 £15.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+151.61% +40.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 May 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Brighton -8 5 £350 -18.60% 7
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (27.27%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (18.18%) HP
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering
6 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (18.18%) VLAN
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) BMC Marimba
6 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
6 2 (18.18%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) MCSE

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DHCP
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) NAS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
1 2 (18.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
3 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (9.09%) MVS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) High Availability
2 2 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) MATLAB
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Terminal Server
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) BMC Marimba
1 2 (18.18%) vMotion
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Acronis
3 2 (18.18%) Avaya
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards