The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the Glasgow region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 26 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 46 70 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.66% 7.65% 5.39%
As % of the Applications category 52.87% 57.38% 55.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 41 18
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £15.50 £10.00 £11.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -9.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
87 122 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.59% 13.33% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 76 30
Average daily rate £350 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £160 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 11
Average hourly rate £15.50 £10.42 £12.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.82% -17.95%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -6.06%
MS Excel
Scotland

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 2014, 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 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.00%) MS Office
4 21 (21.00%) Windows
5 20 (20.00%) SQL
5 20 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
7 17 (17.00%) Oracle
7 17 (17.00%) Project Management
7 17 (17.00%) Banking
8 16 (16.00%) MS Project
9 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database
10 12 (12.00%) HTML
10 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 11 (11.00%) Change Management
11 11 (11.00%) VBA
11 11 (11.00%) UNIX
12 10 (10.00%) XML
12 10 (10.00%) .NET
12 10 (10.00%) MS Access
12 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 10 (10.00%) VMware
13 9 (9.00%) Data Management
13 9 (9.00%) Subversion
13 9 (9.00%) Java
13 9 (9.00%) ITIL
14 7 (7.00%) Business Objects
14 7 (7.00%) Linux
14 7 (7.00%) MS Visio

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.00%) Confluence
4 1 (1.00%) Lync
4 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.00%) TWiki
4 1 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.00%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 32 (32.00%) MS Office
2 20 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (16.00%) MS Project
4 7 (7.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.00%) assyst
2 4 (4.00%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.00%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
2 2 (2.00%) VPN
2 2 (2.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) DHCP
3 1 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.00%) MS Access
4 7 (7.00%) QlikView
5 6 (6.00%) MySQL
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.00%) Star Schema
7 4 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.00%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.00%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.00%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Subversion
2 7 (7.00%) JIRA
3 4 (4.00%) WATIR
3 4 (4.00%) Selenium
3 4 (4.00%) Maven
3 4 (4.00%) JUnit
3 4 (4.00%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (4.00%) RSpec
3 4 (4.00%) JBehave
3 4 (4.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.00%) Gradle
3 4 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.00%) Hudson
4 2 (2.00%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.00%) ClearCase
General
1 49 (49.00%) Finance
2 17 (17.00%) Banking
3 5 (5.00%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.00%) Local Government
4 3 (3.00%) Billing
4 3 (3.00%) Front Office
5 2 (2.00%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.00%) German Language
6 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.00%) Analyst
2 16 (16.00%) Developer
2 16 (16.00%) Consultant
3 7 (7.00%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (6.00%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (6.00%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.00%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (5.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 4 (4.00%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 4 (4.00%) MI Analyst
6 4 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.00%) Architect
7 3 (3.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) HTML
2 10 (10.00%) .NET
2 10 (10.00%) XML
3 6 (6.00%) CSS
4 4 (4.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.00%) Web Services
5 3 (3.00%) WPF
5 3 (3.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.00%) Apache CXF
6 2 (2.00%) Spring
6 2 (2.00%) SOAP
6 2 (2.00%) XHTML
6 2 (2.00%) JMS
6 2 (2.00%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.00%) JSON
6 2 (2.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.00%) XSLT
7 1 (1.00%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.00%) PMI
1 2 (2.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (2.00%) Replication
1 2 (2.00%) Clustering
1 2 (2.00%) PDA
2 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.00%) PKI
2 1 (1.00%) GIS
2 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (21.00%) Windows
2 11 (11.00%) UNIX
3 7 (7.00%) Linux
3 7 (7.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.00%) Solaris
6 3 (3.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.00%) Project Management
2 12 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (12.00%) Data Analysis
3 11 (11.00%) Change Management
4 9 (9.00%) ITIL
4 9 (9.00%) Data Management
5 7 (7.00%) Time Management
6 5 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.00%) System Testing
6 5 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.00%) Analytics
6 5 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.00%) Wealth Management
6 5 (5.00%) ERP
6 5 (5.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.00%) CRM
7 4 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) VBA
3 9 (9.00%) Java
4 6 (6.00%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.00%) C#
6 4 (4.00%) VB
6 4 (4.00%) Groovy
6 4 (4.00%) Python
7 2 (2.00%) XQuery
7 2 (2.00%) XAML
7 2 (2.00%) VBScript
7 2 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (1.00%) Perl
8 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.00%) Degree
2 6 (6.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.00%) CRISC
4 3 (3.00%) CISA
4 3 (3.00%) CISM
5 2 (2.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 2 (2.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.00%) PMP
5 2 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.00%) SLA
2 3 (3.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.00%) XenApp
3 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) SCCM
2 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.00%) Puppet
2 4 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.00%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.00%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (2.00%) Netcool
4 1 (1.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 46 (46.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.00%) Oracle
3 10 (10.00%) VMware
4 7 (7.00%) Business Objects
4 7 (7.00%) IBM
4 7 (7.00%) HP
5 5 (5.00%) Citrix
5 5 (5.00%) Lotus
6 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 3 (3.00%) Adobe
6 3 (3.00%) Sybase
6 3 (3.00%) Apple
7 2 (2.00%) Minitab
7 2 (2.00%) Kofax
7 2 (2.00%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.00%) SAP
7 2 (2.00%) Cisco
7 2 (2.00%) Veritas
8 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.00%) CA
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Rate: From £12 to £14 per hour
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
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