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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 5 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 88 49 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.84% 7.92% 11.49%
As % of the Applications category 68.22% 64.47% 64.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 22
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 20 17
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -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
129 76 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.62% 12.28% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 38 33
Median daily rate £300 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £173 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 24 26
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +13.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -2 38 £413 -1.78% 2
Chelmsford +13 5 £350 -6.66% 1
Brentwood +1 4 - -
Basildon +3 3 £240 -40.00% 2
Harlow - 1 - - 1
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 103 (67.32%) Windows
2 96 (62.75%) MS Office
3 83 (54.25%) Active Directory
4 81 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 79 (51.63%) Citrix
6 73 (47.71%) Windows 7
7 71 (46.41%) Incident Management
8 59 (38.56%) Finance
9 55 (35.95%) Document Management
10 45 (29.41%) Blackberry
11 43 (28.10%) Law
12 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
13 28 (18.30%) SQL
13 28 (18.30%) Windows 8
14 21 (13.73%) Oracle
15 18 (11.76%) Windows Server
15 18 (11.76%) SAP
15 18 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
16 17 (11.11%) Infor
17 16 (10.46%) SharePoint
18 15 (9.80%) COM
18 15 (9.80%) CRM
19 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
19 14 (9.15%) BizTalk Server
19 14 (9.15%) Dynamics CRM
20 13 (8.50%) Retail
20 13 (8.50%) Data Management
20 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
21 12 (7.84%) Office 365
21 12 (7.84%) Skype for Business

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 16 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.15%) BizTalk Server
3 12 (7.84%) Skype for Business
4 9 (5.88%) MS Exchange
5 4 (2.61%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) Apache
6 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.31%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.31%) JBoss
7 2 (1.31%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.31%) SAS
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.31%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.65%) Jetty
8 1 (0.65%) nginx
Applications
1 96 (62.75%) MS Office
2 8 (5.23%) MS Visio
3 6 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (3.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (9.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.58%) assyst
3 2 (1.31%) Summit
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.84%) Office 365
2 12 (7.84%) Yammer
3 2 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.31%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.65%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.65%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) Firewall
2 5 (3.27%) Internet
3 4 (2.61%) DNS
4 3 (1.96%) VPN
5 2 (1.31%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (1.31%) DHCP
5 2 (1.31%) Extranet
5 2 (1.31%) Intranet
5 2 (1.31%) LDAP
5 2 (1.31%) PBX
5 2 (1.31%) SAN
5 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.31%) VoIP
6 1 (0.65%) FTP
6 1 (0.65%) HTTP
6 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.65%) IPsec
6 1 (0.65%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.65%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.23%) MS Access
3 5 (3.27%) GIS
3 5 (3.27%) PowerPivot
4 4 (2.61%) Essbase
5 3 (1.96%) DB2
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.31%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.65%) OLTP
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.96%) JIRA
1 3 (1.96%) Selenium
1 3 (1.96%) SoapUI
1 3 (1.96%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.31%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.65%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) MSI
3 1 (0.65%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
General
1 59 (38.56%) Finance
2 43 (28.10%) Law
3 13 (8.50%) Retail
4 9 (5.88%) Automotive
5 8 (5.23%) Banking
6 6 (3.92%) Marketing
7 4 (2.61%) Legal
8 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (61.44%) Analyst
2 70 (45.75%) Help Desk Analyst
3 43 (28.10%) Service Analyst
3 43 (28.10%) Service Desk Analyst
4 30 (19.61%) Support Analyst
5 27 (17.65%) Active Directory Analyst
5 27 (17.65%) Help Desk Support
5 27 (17.65%) Help Desk Support Analyst
6 26 (16.99%) Active Directory Support
6 26 (16.99%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 26 (16.99%) Citrix Analyst
6 26 (16.99%) Citrix Support
6 26 (16.99%) Citrix Support Analyst
6 26 (16.99%) Windows Support Analyst
7 20 (13.07%) IT Analyst
8 9 (5.88%) Applications Support
9 8 (5.23%) Developer
10 5 (3.27%) Architect
10 5 (3.27%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.27%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (9.80%) COM
2 8 (5.23%) J2EE
3 6 (3.92%) .NET
3 6 (3.92%) HTML
3 6 (3.92%) SOAP
4 5 (3.27%) Web Services
4 5 (3.27%) XML
5 4 (2.61%) AngularJS
5 4 (2.61%) HTML5
6 3 (1.96%) Silverlight
7 2 (1.31%) COM+
8 1 (0.65%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.65%) JSF
8 1 (0.65%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (0.65%) REST
8 1 (0.65%) Servlets
8 1 (0.65%) TopLink
8 1 (0.65%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (29.41%) Blackberry
2 12 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.23%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.27%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.61%) NHS
6 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.96%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.96%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.31%) DataPower
7 2 (1.31%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.31%) Statistics
7 2 (1.31%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) Clustering
8 1 (0.65%) CMDB
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 103 (67.32%) Windows
2 73 (47.71%) Windows 7
3 28 (18.30%) Windows 8
4 18 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (2.61%) Linux
8 3 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.31%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.31%) zOS
10 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.41%) Incident Management
2 55 (35.95%) Document Management
3 15 (9.80%) CRM
4 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (8.50%) Data Management
6 12 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (7.84%) Case Management
7 10 (6.54%) ITIL
7 10 (6.54%) Project Management
8 8 (5.23%) Time Management
9 6 (3.92%) ITSM
9 6 (3.92%) SDLC
9 6 (3.92%) TDD
10 5 (3.27%) Business Analysis
10 5 (3.27%) Change Control
10 5 (3.27%) Configuration Management
10 5 (3.27%) Information Security
10 5 (3.27%) Quality Management
11 4 (2.61%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.61%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.30%) SQL
2 9 (5.88%) Java
3 8 (5.23%) VBA
4 5 (3.27%) VB
5 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.96%) C#
6 3 (1.96%) COBOL
7 2 (1.31%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.65%) Perl
8 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.65%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) MOS
2 6 (3.92%) CISSP
3 4 (2.61%) Degree
4 3 (1.96%) CCDA
4 3 (1.96%) CCNA
4 3 (1.96%) CCNP
4 3 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.31%) ISEB
5 2 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.31%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.31%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) CISA
6 1 (0.65%) CISM
6 1 (0.65%) GSEC
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.31%) Def Stans
1 2 (1.31%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.31%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 83 (54.25%) Active Directory
2 8 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (3.27%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) Xen
5 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.58%) SCOM
2 5 (3.27%) SCCM
3 2 (1.31%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.31%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.31%) Opsview
3 2 (1.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.65%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 81 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 79 (51.63%) Citrix
3 21 (13.73%) Oracle
4 18 (11.76%) Salesforce.com
4 18 (11.76%) SAP
5 17 (11.11%) Infor
6 12 (7.84%) Cisco
7 9 (5.88%) HP
7 9 (5.88%) VMware
8 5 (3.27%) CheckPoint
8 5 (3.27%) Dell
9 3 (1.96%) Adobe
10 2 (1.31%) Google
10 2 (1.31%) IBM
10 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.31%) Software AG
10 2 (1.31%) Splunk
10 2 (1.31%) SunGard
10 2 (1.31%) Tandberg
10 2 (1.31%) webMethods
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