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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 29 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 41 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 10.10% 2.89% 2.85%
As % of the Applications category 53.95% 23.53% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£310 £343 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.48% +37.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £241 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £379 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.73 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.80 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.87% -6.66%
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
76 34 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.72% 12.27% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 27
Average daily rate £275 £325 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £270 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £396 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.88 £30.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.08% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £30.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £20.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.63 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.52% -4.84%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
(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 +9 23 £415 +88.63% 8
Eastbourne - 2 - - 1
Hove +4 1 £425 +12.43%
Lewes - - - - 2
MS Excel
South East

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) Windows
3 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (32.08%) SQL
5 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
5 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
5 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
6 13 (24.53%) ITIL
6 13 (24.53%) Windows XP
7 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
8 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (20.75%) Software Packaging
9 9 (16.98%) Data Management
9 9 (16.98%) SAS
9 9 (16.98%) MS Office
10 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
10 7 (13.21%) Predictive Analytics
10 7 (13.21%) QA
10 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
10 7 (13.21%) Analytics
10 7 (13.21%) Time Series Analysis
11 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
11 6 (11.32%) C#
11 6 (11.32%) MCP
11 6 (11.32%) .NET
11 6 (11.32%) MCSE
12 5 (9.43%) Finance
12 5 (9.43%) VMware
12 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 12 (22.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.98%) SAS
3 7 (13.21%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
2 4 (7.55%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Firewall
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) DHCP
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) VPN
2 2 (3.77%) DNS
2 2 (3.77%) SSL
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) SAN
3 1 (1.89%) VLAN
3 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
3 1 (1.89%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.66%) QlikView
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.89%) MS Access
4 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
General
1 5 (9.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Billing
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Service Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Business Data Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) IT Support
6 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (5.66%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (5.66%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Software Packaging
2 6 (11.32%) .NET
3 3 (5.66%) Web Services
3 3 (5.66%) XML
3 3 (5.66%) WinForms
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) WCF
4 1 (1.89%) WPF
4 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.21%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (50.94%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows 7
3 13 (24.53%) Windows XP
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) ITIL
2 11 (20.75%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (16.98%) Data Management
4 7 (13.21%) Predictive Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) Analytics
4 7 (13.21%) Time Series Analysis
5 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Project Management
8 3 (5.66%) TDD
8 3 (5.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (5.66%) Time Management
9 2 (3.77%) Document Management
9 2 (3.77%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.77%) MVC
9 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.89%) CRM
10 1 (1.89%) OOD
10 1 (1.89%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.08%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (33.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) MCP
2 6 (11.32%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.89%) MCPD
4 1 (1.89%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) VCDX
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCSD
4 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.89%) CCNA
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) QA
2 5 (9.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (26.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.77%) vSphere
3 1 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) SCCM
2 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) VMware
3 3 (5.66%) Cisco
3 3 (5.66%) Juniper
4 2 (3.77%) McAfee
4 2 (3.77%) WatchGuard
5 1 (1.89%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.89%) Teradata
5 1 (1.89%) NetApp
5 1 (1.89%) HP
5 1 (1.89%) Avaya
East Sussex
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lewes, East Sussex
RBW Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday