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 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 14 12 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 14.29% 14.29% 33.33%
As % of the Applications category 58.82% 57.14% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 5
Average daily rate
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£307 £348 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.65% -4.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £391 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.39% -6.66%
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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
34 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 24.29% 25.00% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 7 5
Average daily rate £323 £369 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.54% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £438 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.75 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (84.44%) Security Cleared
3 35 (77.78%) SC Cleared
4 21 (46.67%) Windows
5 16 (35.56%) Project Management
6 15 (33.33%) Workflow
7 14 (31.11%) MS Project
7 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
8 13 (28.89%) Software Packaging
8 13 (28.89%) VBScript
9 12 (26.67%) MS Office
9 12 (26.67%) HP
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL
11 10 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
12 8 (17.78%) Application Packaging
12 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
12 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
13 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
13 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
13 7 (15.56%) C#
13 7 (15.56%) SQL
13 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
13 7 (15.56%) MS Project Server
13 7 (15.56%) InfoPath
13 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
14 6 (13.33%) Release Management
14 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
1 7 (15.56%) MS Project Server
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Project
2 12 (26.67%) MS Office
3 8 (17.78%) MS Visio
4 7 (15.56%) InfoPath
5 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) LAN
1 3 (6.67%) WAN
1 3 (6.67%) Firewall
1 3 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (6.67%) Network Security
1 3 (6.67%) Junos
2 2 (4.44%) RIP
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) MS Access
3 3 (6.67%) Cognos Impromptu
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.67%) MSI
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Applications Packager
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Release Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Tools Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Programme Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (11.11%) Configuration Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Configuration and Release Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Software Packager
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Network Support
8 1 (2.22%) Release Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) Software Packaging
2 8 (17.78%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.11%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Project Management
2 15 (33.33%) Workflow
3 13 (28.89%) Mentoring
4 11 (24.44%) ITIL
5 10 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 8 (17.78%) Configuration Management
7 7 (15.56%) ITIL V3
8 6 (13.33%) Release Management
8 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.11%) Programme Management
9 5 (11.11%) Project Planning
9 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 5 (11.11%) Change Management
9 5 (11.11%) Build Automation
10 3 (6.67%) Service Management
10 3 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (6.67%) Time Management
11 2 (4.44%) Network Management
11 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
12 1 (2.22%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.89%) VBScript
2 7 (15.56%) C#
2 7 (15.56%) SQL
3 6 (13.33%) VBA
4 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (84.44%) Security Cleared
2 35 (77.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) CCNP
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.44%) PMP
4 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.22%) vSphere
3 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) HP
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco
3 3 (6.67%) F5
3 3 (6.67%) Juniper
3 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.67%) McAfee
3 3 (6.67%) AppSense
3 3 (6.67%) Crossbeam
3 3 (6.67%) TippingPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Riverbed
4 2 (4.44%) Altiris
5 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.22%) EMC
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