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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 6 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 86 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.90% 7.03% 8.76%
As % of the Applications category 62.77% 56.10% 53.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 17 12
Median daily rate £300 £290 £241
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £228 £91
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £432 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 20 16
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.30 £14.50 £15.06
% change year-on-year
+12.37% -3.71%
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
137 82 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.11% 12.54% 16.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 33 26
Median daily rate £300 £300 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £160 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 24 20
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.51 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.75% -3.30%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 25 August 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 32 £400 -4.76%
Chelmsford +12 7 £350 -6.66% 6
Basildon +3 3 £240 - 2
Harlow - 3 £120 -
Brentwood 0 2 - -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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.

1 107 (65.24%) MS Office
1 107 (65.24%) Windows
2 95 (57.93%) Microsoft
3 86 (52.44%) Active Directory
4 79 (48.17%) Citrix
5 74 (45.12%) Windows 7
6 72 (43.90%) Incident Management
7 55 (33.54%) Finance
8 54 (32.93%) Document Management
9 42 (25.61%) Blackberry
10 40 (24.39%) Law
11 32 (19.51%) SQL Server
12 31 (18.90%) Windows 8
13 30 (18.29%) SQL
14 25 (15.24%) Oracle
15 22 (13.41%) SAP
15 22 (13.41%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (11.59%) Infor
17 18 (10.98%) Data Management
18 17 (10.37%) MS PowerPoint
18 17 (10.37%) COM
18 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
18 17 (10.37%) CRM
18 17 (10.37%) SharePoint
18 17 (10.37%) Windows Server
19 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
19 15 (9.15%) VBA
20 14 (8.54%) BizTalk Server
20 14 (8.54%) Dynamics CRM
20 14 (8.54%) Retail

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 17 (10.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.54%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (8.54%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.83%) IIS
5 2 (1.22%) Apache
5 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.22%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.22%) JBoss
5 2 (1.22%) SAS
5 2 (1.22%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.61%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 107 (65.24%) MS Office
2 17 (10.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (5.49%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (8.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (4.27%) assyst
3 2 (1.22%) Summit
4 1 (0.61%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.61%) Cognos Planning
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.54%) Office 365
2 14 (8.54%) Yammer
3 2 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.22%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.61%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.61%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) Firewall
1 5 (3.05%) Internet
2 3 (1.83%) VPN
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (1.22%) DNS
3 2 (1.22%) Extranet
3 2 (1.22%) Intranet
3 2 (1.22%) LDAP
3 2 (1.22%) PBX
3 2 (1.22%) VoIP
4 1 (0.61%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.88%) MS Access
3 5 (3.05%) DB2
3 5 (3.05%) GIS
3 5 (3.05%) PowerPivot
4 4 (2.44%) Essbase
5 3 (1.83%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.22%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.22%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.61%) OLTP
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Cucumber
1 3 (1.83%) JIRA
1 3 (1.83%) Selenium
1 3 (1.83%) SoapUI
1 3 (1.83%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.22%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.61%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.61%) MSI
3 1 (0.61%) TestDirector
General
1 55 (33.54%) Finance
2 40 (24.39%) Law
3 14 (8.54%) Retail
4 9 (5.49%) Automotive
5 8 (4.88%) Marketing
6 6 (3.66%) Banking
7 3 (1.83%) Advertising
7 3 (1.83%) Legal
7 3 (1.83%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.61%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 101 (61.59%) Analyst
2 71 (43.29%) Help Desk Analyst
3 41 (25.00%) Service Analyst
4 40 (24.39%) Service Desk Analyst
5 34 (20.73%) Support Analyst
6 31 (18.90%) Active Directory Analyst
6 31 (18.90%) Help Desk Support
6 31 (18.90%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 30 (18.29%) Active Directory Support
7 30 (18.29%) Active Directory Support Analyst
7 30 (18.29%) Citrix Analyst
7 30 (18.29%) Citrix Support
7 30 (18.29%) Citrix Support Analyst
7 30 (18.29%) Windows Support Analyst
8 22 (13.41%) IT Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Applications Support
10 7 (4.27%) Support Specialist
11 6 (3.66%) Developer
11 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Specialist
11 6 (3.66%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.37%) COM
2 7 (4.27%) .NET
2 7 (4.27%) J2EE
2 7 (4.27%) Web Services
3 6 (3.66%) HTML
3 6 (3.66%) SOAP
4 4 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (2.44%) HTML5
4 4 (2.44%) XML
5 3 (1.83%) Silverlight
6 2 (1.22%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.22%) COM+
7 1 (0.61%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.61%) JSF
7 1 (0.61%) Middleware
7 1 (0.61%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (0.61%) REST
7 1 (0.61%) TopLink
7 1 (0.61%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 42 (25.61%) Blackberry
2 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.88%) Client/Server
4 7 (4.27%) Mainframe
5 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
7 3 (1.83%) NHS
7 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.22%) CMDB
8 2 (1.22%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.22%) DataPower
8 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.61%) Clustering
9 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.61%) Psychology
9 1 (0.61%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 107 (65.24%) Windows
2 74 (45.12%) Windows 7
3 31 (18.90%) Windows 8
4 17 (10.37%) Windows Server
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (2.44%) Linux
7 2 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.22%) Unix
7 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.22%) zOS
8 1 (0.61%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (43.90%) Incident Management
2 54 (32.93%) Document Management
3 18 (10.98%) Data Management
4 17 (10.37%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.37%) CRM
5 14 (8.54%) Case Management
6 13 (7.93%) Project Management
7 11 (6.71%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (6.71%) ITIL
8 8 (4.88%) Business Analysis
8 8 (4.88%) Time Management
9 7 (4.27%) SDLC
10 6 (3.66%) Configuration Management
10 6 (3.66%) ITSM
10 6 (3.66%) Programme Management
10 6 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (3.05%) CMMI
11 5 (3.05%) Data Analysis
11 5 (3.05%) Information Security
11 5 (3.05%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (18.29%) SQL
2 15 (9.15%) VBA
3 10 (6.10%) Java
4 6 (3.66%) VB
5 4 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 3 (1.83%) C#
6 3 (1.83%) COBOL
7 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) C++
8 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.61%) Perl
8 1 (0.61%) Python
8 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.32%) MOS
2 8 (4.88%) CISSP
2 8 (4.88%) Degree
3 6 (3.66%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.05%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.83%) CCDA
5 3 (1.83%) CCNA
5 3 (1.83%) CCNP
5 3 (1.83%) CISA
5 3 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.83%) CISM
5 3 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.22%) ISEB
6 2 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.22%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.61%) GSEC
7 1 (0.61%) MCSA
7 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.05%) ISO 9000
2 3 (1.83%) Def Stans
2 3 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 86 (52.44%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.05%) XenApp
4 2 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (4.27%) SCOM
2 5 (3.05%) SCCM
3 2 (1.22%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.22%) IBM Cloud Orchestrator
3 2 (1.22%) Opsview
3 2 (1.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.61%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 95 (57.93%) Microsoft
2 79 (48.17%) Citrix
3 25 (15.24%) Oracle
4 22 (13.41%) Salesforce.com
4 22 (13.41%) SAP
5 19 (11.59%) Infor
6 11 (6.71%) Cisco
7 7 (4.27%) HP
8 5 (3.05%) Dell
8 5 (3.05%) VMware
9 4 (2.44%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.83%) Adobe
10 3 (1.83%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.22%) IBM
11 2 (1.22%) Samsung
11 2 (1.22%) Software AG
11 2 (1.22%) Splunk
11 2 (1.22%) SunGard
11 2 (1.22%) Tandberg
11 2 (1.22%) webMethods
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