The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 17 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 57 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.61% 5.58% 8.03%
As % of the Applications category 49.57% 52.33% 55.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 29
Average daily rate
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£325 £253 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.71% -27.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £119 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £413 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
Average hourly rate £14.50 £55.75 £9.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.99% +494.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £25.15 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £86.35 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.98
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +0.13%
MS Excel
Scotland

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

Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
115 86 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 13.34% 10.66% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 39 58
Average daily rate £325 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £116 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.29 £94.00 £16.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 62 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 50 (41.67%) Finance
3 38 (31.67%) Data Analysis
4 35 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 27 (22.50%) MS Project
7 25 (20.83%) Banking
8 24 (20.00%) MS Office
8 24 (20.00%) SQL
9 21 (17.50%) VBA
10 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
11 17 (14.17%) Project Management
11 17 (14.17%) Time Management
12 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
13 14 (11.67%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.00%) MS Visio
14 12 (10.00%) Windows
14 12 (10.00%) Service Management
15 11 (9.17%) QlikView
15 11 (9.17%) Analytics
16 10 (8.33%) SC Cleared
16 10 (8.33%) Risk Management
16 10 (8.33%) ITIL
17 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
17 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
17 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
18 8 (6.67%) Release Management
18 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
18 8 (6.67%) Linux

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (11.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.50%) SAS
2 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.67%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.67%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.83%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.83%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.83%) CMS
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.83%) Lync
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (26.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 27 (22.50%) MS Project
3 24 (20.00%) MS Office
4 12 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.67%) Acrobat
5 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Office 365
2 2 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) LAN
1 3 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.67%) SAN
2 2 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (0.83%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.83%) WAN
3 1 (0.83%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.83%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.83%) SSL
3 1 (0.83%) Network Security
3 1 (0.83%) Junos
3 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.17%) QlikView
3 9 (7.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.17%) MS Access
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.33%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.50%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.67%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.83%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.83%) MSI
General
1 50 (41.67%) Finance
2 25 (20.83%) Banking
3 9 (7.50%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.83%) Billing
5 5 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.33%) Legal
7 3 (2.50%) Back Office
8 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.67%) Advertising
8 2 (1.67%) Publishing
9 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.83%) Retail
9 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (44.17%) Analyst
2 15 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 14 (11.67%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.83%) Developer
5 11 (9.17%) Risk Analyst
5 11 (9.17%) MI Analyst
6 10 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.17%) Junior
7 5 (4.17%) DBA
7 5 (4.17%) Excel Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Oracle DBA
8 4 (3.33%) Business Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (2.50%) Security Engineer
9 3 (2.50%) VBA Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Access Developer
9 3 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) .NET
1 3 (2.50%) Middleware
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (2.50%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.67%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.67%) MDX
3 1 (0.83%) JSP
3 1 (0.83%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) HTML
3 1 (0.83%) Spring
3 1 (0.83%) Ext JS
3 1 (0.83%) RESTful
3 1 (0.83%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.83%) JAX-RS
3 1 (0.83%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.33%) Equities
4 3 (2.50%) Fixed Income
5 2 (1.67%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.83%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.83%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.00%) Windows
2 8 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (5.83%) AIX
3 7 (5.83%) UNIX
4 6 (5.00%) Solaris
5 5 (4.17%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Data Analysis
2 17 (14.17%) Time Management
2 17 (14.17%) Project Management
3 12 (10.00%) Service Management
4 11 (9.17%) Analytics
5 10 (8.33%) ITIL
5 10 (8.33%) Risk Management
6 9 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (6.67%) Release Management
8 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.00%) Data Transformation
8 6 (5.00%) Information Security
8 6 (5.00%) Data Management
9 5 (4.17%) RAD
9 5 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 5 (4.17%) Incident Management
9 5 (4.17%) SDLC
10 4 (3.33%) Resource Management
10 4 (3.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (20.00%) SQL
2 21 (17.50%) VBA
3 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.67%) C#
5 2 (1.67%) Java
6 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) VB
6 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.83%) CRISC
3 7 (5.83%) CISA
4 6 (5.00%) Degree
5 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.33%) CISM
6 2 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ACCA
7 1 (0.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.83%) CIMA
7 1 (0.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.83%) MCITP
7 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.83%) MCP
7 1 (0.83%) MCSA
7 1 (0.83%) ISEB
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
2 4 (3.33%) COBIT
3 3 (2.50%) SLA
4 2 (1.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.83%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) SCCM
2 4 (3.33%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.83%) WSUS
4 1 (0.83%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.83%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 62 (51.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.83%) Oracle
2 7 (5.83%) Tableau
3 5 (4.17%) VMware
3 5 (4.17%) Cisco
4 4 (3.33%) EMC
4 4 (3.33%) Citrix
4 4 (3.33%) Symantec
5 3 (2.50%) McAfee
5 3 (2.50%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.50%) Informatica
5 3 (2.50%) HP
5 3 (2.50%) Dell
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.83%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.83%) NetApp
7 1 (0.83%) Juniper
7 1 (0.83%) CommVault
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