The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 12 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 12.77% 9.26% 29.41%
As % of the Applications category 80.00% 27.78% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 10
Average daily rate
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£383 £363 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.51% +19.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £147 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £403 £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -13.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Applications Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15 18 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 15.96% 33.33% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 10
Average daily rate £350 £388 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +27.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £420 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.70
% change year-on-year
- -4.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Erskine region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Erskine region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Erskine

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
3 15 (45.45%) MS Project
4 13 (39.39%) MS Office
5 12 (36.36%) Project Management
6 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
7 9 (27.27%) Windows
7 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 9 (27.27%) ITIL
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) VBA
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) InfoPath
7 9 (27.27%) MS Project Server
7 9 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (24.24%) QA
8 8 (24.24%) HP
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) Cisco
9 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (18.18%) Junos
10 6 (18.18%) F5
10 6 (18.18%) Crossbeam
10 6 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
10 6 (18.18%) Network Security
10 6 (18.18%) Time Management
10 6 (18.18%) TippingPoint
10 6 (18.18%) Riverbed

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) MS Project Server
2 9 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Project
2 13 (39.39%) MS Office
3 9 (27.27%) InfoPath
4 4 (12.12%) Spreadsheet
4 4 (12.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Firewall
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
1 6 (18.18%) Network Security
1 6 (18.18%) Junos
1 6 (18.18%) LAN
1 6 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) SAN
3 1 (3.03%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) MS Access
2 1 (3.03%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Tools Developer
3 3 (9.09%) Programme Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Quality Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Release Manager
3 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
4 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.06%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SCCM Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Administrator
5 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
5 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 4 (12.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) ITIL
3 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.18%) Service Management
4 6 (18.18%) Change Management
4 6 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 6 (18.18%) Network Load Balancing
4 6 (18.18%) Time Management
5 5 (15.15%) Network Management
5 5 (15.15%) Build Automation
6 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.09%) Release Management
7 3 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
9 1 (3.03%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) C#
1 9 (27.27%) SQL
1 9 (27.27%) VBA
2 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (75.76%) SC Cleared
3 3 (9.09%) CCNP
3 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) PMP
4 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
4 1 (3.03%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) QA
2 4 (12.12%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
1 4 (12.12%) vSphere
1 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (6.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) F5
4 6 (18.18%) Juniper
4 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
4 6 (18.18%) McAfee
4 6 (18.18%) Crossbeam
4 6 (18.18%) TippingPoint
4 6 (18.18%) Riverbed
5 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) VMware