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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 16 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 50 65 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.66% 12.36% 10.43%
As % of the Applications category 67.57% 60.75% 54.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 18
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £97 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £15.50 £8.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £30.00 £21.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
74 107 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 11.33% 20.34% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 38 27
Average daily rate £375 £325 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £102 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £442 £425 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 32 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £12.20 £8.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.60 £31.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Essex region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +4 18 £420 +76.84%
Brentwood +1 5 £290 +31.81%
Basildon -11 4 £400 +83.90% 1
Chelmsford -11 4 £375 +150.00%
Rayleigh - 3 £550 -
Southend-on-Sea -12 2 - - 1
Epping 0 1 £85 -
MS Excel
East of England

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 44 (50.57%) Windows
1 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
2 43 (49.43%) MS Office
3 38 (43.68%) Finance
4 33 (37.93%) Active Directory
5 30 (34.48%) Citrix
5 30 (34.48%) Windows 7
6 22 (25.29%) Incident Management
7 21 (24.14%) Blackberry
8 18 (20.69%) Document Management
9 16 (18.39%) Law
10 15 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
10 15 (17.24%) Project Management
11 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (12.64%) Change Management
12 11 (12.64%) SQL
12 11 (12.64%) MS Project
12 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (11.49%) ITIL
13 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
14 8 (9.20%) B2C
14 8 (9.20%) TDD
14 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
15 7 (8.05%) Scrum
15 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (8.05%) Information Management
15 7 (8.05%) Use Case
15 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
15 7 (8.05%) User Stories
16 6 (6.90%) Service Management

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.45%) Lync
5 2 (2.30%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (2.30%) Apache
5 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 43 (49.43%) MS Office
2 15 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 11 (12.64%) MS Project
4 6 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) LAN
1 4 (4.60%) WAN
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) DNS
2 2 (2.30%) Unified Communications
2 2 (2.30%) PABX
3 1 (1.15%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) Network Security
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.30%) MS Access
2 2 (2.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (2.30%) Ant
2 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.15%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.15%) SoapUI
General
1 38 (43.68%) Finance
2 16 (18.39%) Law
3 6 (6.90%) Legal
4 5 (5.75%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.75%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Automotive
6 1 (1.15%) Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
6 1 (1.15%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
6 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (55.17%) Analyst
2 25 (28.74%) Service Analyst
3 23 (26.44%) Service Desk Analyst
4 21 (24.14%) Help Desk Analyst
5 8 (9.20%) Support Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
7 6 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (5.75%) Architect
9 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.60%) Developer
10 3 (3.45%) Desktop Support
10 3 (3.45%) Administrator
10 3 (3.45%) Report Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Lean Practitioner
10 3 (3.45%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Project Analyst
10 3 (3.45%) Project Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 2 (2.30%) Communications Manager
11 2 (2.30%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.60%) J2EE
1 4 (4.60%) XML
2 3 (3.45%) HTML
2 3 (3.45%) .NET
2 3 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) TopLink
3 2 (2.30%) Ajax
3 2 (2.30%) JAX-WS
3 2 (2.30%) HTML5
3 2 (2.30%) JAX-RS
3 2 (2.30%) EclipseLink
3 2 (2.30%) CSS
3 2 (2.30%) SOAP
3 2 (2.30%) XHTML
4 1 (1.15%) EDI
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) Flash
4 1 (1.15%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Blackberry
2 13 (14.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.60%) Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) AS400
5 2 (2.30%) PMI
5 2 (2.30%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.30%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.15%) NHS
6 1 (1.15%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.15%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.15%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.15%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 44 (50.57%) Windows
2 30 (34.48%) Windows 7
3 5 (5.75%) Solaris
4 4 (4.60%) UNIX
5 3 (3.45%) Linux
5 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.45%) Windows Vista
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.15%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (1.15%) AIX
7 1 (1.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Incident Management
2 18 (20.69%) Document Management
3 15 (17.24%) Project Management
4 11 (12.64%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.64%) Change Management
5 10 (11.49%) ITIL
6 8 (9.20%) B2C
6 8 (9.20%) TDD
7 7 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.05%) Scrum
7 7 (8.05%) Use Case
7 7 (8.05%) Information Management
7 7 (8.05%) User Stories
8 6 (6.90%) Coaching
8 6 (6.90%) BDD
8 6 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (6.90%) Migration
8 6 (6.90%) Service Management
9 5 (5.75%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.75%) OO
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) Java
3 2 (2.30%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.30%) PHP
3 2 (2.30%) VB
3 2 (2.30%) VBA
3 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.15%) VB6
4 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.60%) MCSE
3 4 (4.60%) MCDST
4 3 (3.45%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (3.45%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.30%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) MCP
6 1 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.15%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 33 (37.93%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware ESX
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.30%) XenApp
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
2 30 (34.48%) Citrix
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) IBM
3 5 (5.75%) VMware
4 4 (4.60%) Panasonic
4 4 (4.60%) McAfee
4 4 (4.60%) Sophos
4 4 (4.60%) Cisco
4 4 (4.60%) Dell
5 3 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.30%) Adobe
6 2 (2.30%) BEA
7 1 (1.15%) BMC
7 1 (1.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.15%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.15%) SAP
7 1 (1.15%) HP
7 1 (1.15%) BT
7 1 (1.15%) Becrypt
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