The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 8.62% - -
As % of the Applications category 71.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£363 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -
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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 Gatwick region.

Applications Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
7 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 12.07% 5.88% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate £250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gatwick region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Gatwick

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) MS Project
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
4 3 (42.86%) SAP
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Intranet
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Document Management
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) ETL
5 2 (28.57%) Project Management
5 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) QlikView
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
5 2 (28.57%) Tableau
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 5 (71.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Project
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
1 4 (57.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
2 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MorphX
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 3 (42.86%) Document Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 4 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (14.29%) Baan
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards