The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 12 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 48 39 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.71% 6.87% 9.83%
As % of the Applications category 72.73% 54.93% 63.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 17
Median daily rate £338 £261 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.31% +27.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £120 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £365 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 22
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
MS Excel
East of England

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

Applications Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
66 71 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 16.10% 12.50% 15.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 33
Median daily rate £313 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £196 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £319
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 37 27
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Essex

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Colchester +1 14 £275 -
Basildon +7 3 £425 - 1
Chelmsford +5 3 £394 +12.50% 2
Brentwood +9 2 £260 +7.32%
Halstead - 1 £400 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for MS Excel.

1 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 81 (61.36%) MS Office
3 75 (56.82%) Windows
4 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
5 45 (34.09%) Citrix
6 42 (31.82%) Windows 7
7 37 (28.03%) Incident Management
8 30 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
9 29 (21.97%) Finance
10 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
11 26 (19.70%) Document Management
12 25 (18.94%) Oracle
13 24 (18.18%) Windows 8
13 24 (18.18%) SAP
14 23 (17.42%) Data Management
15 22 (16.67%) SharePoint
16 21 (15.91%) CRM
16 21 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
17 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (12.88%) Retail
18 17 (12.88%) Dynamics CRM
18 17 (12.88%) Infor
18 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
19 16 (12.12%) Skype for Business
19 16 (12.12%) Office 365
19 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
19 16 (12.12%) Yammer
19 16 (12.12%) Case Management
19 16 (12.12%) COM
19 16 (12.12%) BizTalk Server

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 22 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 16 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (12.12%) Skype for Business
3 4 (3.03%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 81 (61.36%) MS Office
2 30 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (6.82%) MS Project
3 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
4 5 (3.79%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (1.52%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (12.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.27%) assyst
2 3 (2.27%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.27%) Summit
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.52%) Unica
4 1 (0.76%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.76%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.12%) Office 365
2 16 (12.12%) Yammer
3 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.76%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.03%) Internet
2 3 (2.27%) Firewall
2 3 (2.27%) VPN
3 2 (1.52%) Extranet
3 2 (1.52%) SAN
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) PBX
4 1 (0.76%) VoIP
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
4 1 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.30%) GIS
3 6 (4.55%) Essbase
4 5 (3.79%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.79%) MS Access
5 4 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.03%) DB2
6 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.27%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.52%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.76%) Big Data
8 1 (0.76%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.52%) JUnit
2 2 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 29 (21.97%) Finance
2 17 (12.88%) Retail
3 10 (7.58%) Law
3 10 (7.58%) Marketing
4 7 (5.30%) Automotive
5 5 (3.79%) Legal
6 4 (3.03%) Advertising
7 3 (2.27%) Banking
7 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.27%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.52%) Front Office
8 2 (1.52%) Publishing
9 1 (0.76%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.76%) Local Government
9 1 (0.76%) Military
Job Titles
1 78 (59.09%) Analyst
2 36 (27.27%) Help Desk Analyst
2 36 (27.27%) Support Analyst
3 26 (19.70%) Help Desk Support
3 26 (19.70%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 25 (18.94%) Active Directory Analyst
5 24 (18.18%) Active Directory Support
5 24 (18.18%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 24 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
5 24 (18.18%) Citrix Support
5 24 (18.18%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 24 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
6 16 (12.12%) IT Analyst
7 14 (10.61%) Service Analyst
8 12 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (6.06%) Consultant
9 8 (6.06%) Project Manager
10 7 (5.30%) Applications Support
10 7 (5.30%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (5.30%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) COM
2 6 (4.55%) .NET
3 5 (3.79%) J2EE
4 4 (3.03%) HTML
4 4 (3.03%) JSON
4 4 (3.03%) XML
5 3 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.27%) Web Services
6 2 (1.52%) Cocoa
6 2 (1.52%) Core Animation
6 2 (1.52%) Core Data
6 2 (1.52%) CSS
6 2 (1.52%) iOS SDK
6 2 (1.52%) iPhone SDK
6 2 (1.52%) Middleware
6 2 (1.52%) RESTful
7 1 (0.76%) SAP CAF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (6.82%) Mainframe
3 9 (6.82%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 5 (3.79%) CMDB
5 5 (3.79%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.79%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.27%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.52%) Animation
7 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.52%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.52%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.52%) iPhone
7 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.52%) NHS
7 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.76%) Psychology
8 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 75 (56.82%) Windows
2 42 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 24 (18.18%) Windows 8
4 14 (10.61%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (5.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.03%) Windows Vista
8 3 (2.27%) Unix
9 2 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.52%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.03%) Incident Management
2 26 (19.70%) Document Management
3 23 (17.42%) Data Management
4 21 (15.91%) CRM
5 20 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (12.12%) Case Management
6 16 (12.12%) Project Management
7 15 (11.36%) ITIL
8 12 (9.09%) Data Analysis
9 10 (7.58%) Analytics
9 10 (7.58%) Business Analysis
9 10 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (6.82%) Configuration Management
11 8 (6.06%) Programme Management
12 7 (5.30%) CMMI
12 7 (5.30%) Data Analytics
12 7 (5.30%) Information Security
12 7 (5.30%) ITSM
12 7 (5.30%) Release Management
13 6 (4.55%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.36%) SQL
2 13 (9.85%) VBA
3 6 (4.55%) VB
4 5 (3.79%) Java
4 5 (3.79%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.79%) PowerShell
5 4 (3.03%) COBOL
6 3 (2.27%) C++
7 2 (1.52%) Apple Swift
7 2 (1.52%) C
7 2 (1.52%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.52%) PHP
8 1 (0.76%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) Perl
8 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (8.33%) CISSP
1 11 (8.33%) Degree
2 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.82%) MOS
3 9 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.03%) CCNA
4 4 (3.03%) CISA
4 4 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.03%) CISM
5 3 (2.27%) CCDA
5 3 (2.27%) CCNP
6 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.76%) GSEC
7 1 (0.76%) ISEB
7 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.76%) MCSA
7 1 (0.76%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.79%) Def Stans
3 4 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 58 (43.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.52%) XenApp
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.52%) SCCM
1 2 (1.52%) SCOM
1 2 (1.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.76%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 89 (67.42%) Microsoft
2 45 (34.09%) Citrix
3 25 (18.94%) Oracle
4 24 (18.18%) SAP
5 21 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
6 17 (12.88%) Infor
7 6 (4.55%) Cisco
7 6 (4.55%) Dell
7 6 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.03%) Adobe
9 3 (2.27%) HP
10 2 (1.52%) Hyperion
10 2 (1.52%) Samsung
11 1 (0.76%) Apple
11 1 (0.76%) Clearswift
11 1 (0.76%) CODA
11 1 (0.76%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.76%) NetApp
11 1 (0.76%) Remedy
11 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds
Basildon, Essex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 4 days ago