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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -14
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 49 53 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.51% 6.22% 9.60%
As % of the Applications category 48.04% 59.55% 55.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 27
Average daily rate
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£285 £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £158 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £13.75 £55.75 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.33% +486.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £25.15 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £86.35 £12.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.73 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% +4.86%
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
102 89 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 11.47% 10.45% 17.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 34 61
Average daily rate £300 £250 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £425 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +59.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.40 £94.00 £17.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.22 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-1.46% -1.79%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 50 (43.48%) Finance
3 35 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (28.70%) Data Analysis
5 32 (27.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 26 (22.61%) MS Project
7 25 (21.74%) Banking
8 22 (19.13%) SQL
9 21 (18.26%) MS Office
10 20 (17.39%) Project Management
11 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
12 16 (13.91%) VBA
12 16 (13.91%) Time Management
13 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
13 13 (11.30%) Windows
14 12 (10.43%) MS Visio
14 12 (10.43%) Service Management
14 12 (10.43%) QlikView
15 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
15 10 (8.70%) Analytics
16 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (7.83%) ITIL
16 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (7.83%) Degree
17 8 (6.96%) Investment Banking
17 8 (6.96%) AIX
17 8 (6.96%) Linux
18 7 (6.09%) MS Access
18 7 (6.09%) Solaris
18 7 (6.09%) Oracle

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.61%) SAS
4 2 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.74%) IIS
4 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.74%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.74%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.87%) Lync
5 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.87%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (27.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 26 (22.61%) MS Project
3 21 (18.26%) MS Office
4 12 (10.43%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.61%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.74%) Photoshop
6 2 (1.74%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) LAN
1 3 (2.61%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (1.74%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.87%) WAN
3 1 (0.87%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.87%) Network Security
3 1 (0.87%) Junos
3 1 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.52%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.43%) QlikView
3 7 (6.09%) MS Access
4 6 (5.22%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 5 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (3.48%) Oracle9i Database
6 4 (3.48%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.87%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 1 (0.87%) WinRunner
1 1 (0.87%) TestDirector
1 1 (0.87%) HP UFT
General
1 50 (43.48%) Finance
2 25 (21.74%) Banking
3 8 (6.96%) Investment Banking
4 7 (6.09%) Billing
5 5 (4.35%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.48%) Legal
7 3 (2.61%) Back Office
7 3 (2.61%) Advertising
8 2 (1.74%) Publishing
8 2 (1.74%) Marketing
9 1 (0.87%) Retail
9 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (41.74%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Data Analyst
3 12 (10.43%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.43%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) MI Analyst
5 10 (8.70%) Risk Analyst
6 8 (6.96%) Developer
7 6 (5.22%) Junior
7 6 (5.22%) DBA
8 5 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
9 4 (3.48%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Developer
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Manager
10 3 (2.61%) Security Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) PMO Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (2.61%) Consultant
10 3 (2.61%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.61%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.61%) .NET
1 3 (2.61%) Middleware
1 3 (2.61%) FIX Protocol
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle Fusion
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (1.74%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.74%) MDX
2 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET
2 2 (1.74%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (0.87%) HTML
3 1 (0.87%) JSP
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 35 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.61%) Fixed Income
2 3 (2.61%) Clustering
2 3 (2.61%) Equities
3 2 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (1.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.74%) Replication
4 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.87%) Cryptography
4 1 (0.87%) PDA
4 1 (0.87%) Taxonomies
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.30%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) AIX
2 8 (6.96%) Linux
3 7 (6.09%) Solaris
4 6 (5.22%) Windows XP
4 6 (5.22%) UNIX
5 5 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.70%) Data Analysis
2 20 (17.39%) Project Management
3 16 (13.91%) Time Management
4 12 (10.43%) Service Management
5 10 (8.70%) Analytics
6 9 (7.83%) ITIL
6 9 (7.83%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.09%) Risk Management
8 6 (5.22%) Change Management
8 6 (5.22%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.22%) SDLC
9 5 (4.35%) Release Management
9 5 (4.35%) Data Transformation
9 5 (4.35%) Information Security
9 5 (4.35%) Data Management
10 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2
10 4 (3.48%) Business Analysis
10 4 (3.48%) Knowledge Management
10 4 (3.48%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.13%) SQL
2 16 (13.91%) VBA
3 3 (2.61%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.87%) VB
5 1 (0.87%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) Java
5 1 (0.87%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (11.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.83%) Degree
3 7 (6.09%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.09%) CISA
3 7 (6.09%) CRISC
4 4 (3.48%) CISM
4 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.74%) MCITP
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (1.74%) MCSA
5 2 (1.74%) ISEB
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.87%) MCP
6 1 (0.87%) MCSE
6 1 (0.87%) CIMA
6 1 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.87%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.09%) QA
2 4 (3.48%) COBIT
3 2 (1.74%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
4 1 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.48%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.87%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (0.87%) vSphere
5 1 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.87%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
1 5 (4.35%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.87%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.87%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Flashback
3 1 (0.87%) WSUS
3 1 (0.87%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.87%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 62 (53.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.09%) Oracle
2 7 (6.09%) Tableau
3 6 (5.22%) VMware
4 5 (4.35%) Cisco
4 5 (4.35%) EMC
5 4 (3.48%) Citrix
5 4 (3.48%) Symantec
5 4 (3.48%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.61%) Dell
6 3 (2.61%) McAfee
6 3 (2.61%) Informatica
6 3 (2.61%) IBM
7 2 (1.74%) HP
7 2 (1.74%) Veritas
7 2 (1.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.87%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.87%) Teradata
8 1 (0.87%) Crossbeam
8 1 (0.87%) TippingPoint
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Rate: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 25 days ago