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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 54 61 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.19% 9.28% 6.61%
As % of the Applications category 59.34% 54.46% 50.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 17
Average daily rate
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£250 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £165 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £55.75 £9.50 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+486.84% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
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
91 112 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.42% 17.05% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 63 37
Average daily rate £250 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £150 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 10
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +15.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.14
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.51%

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 2 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 32 (34.04%) Finance
3 24 (25.53%) Windows
4 23 (24.47%) MS Office
5 18 (19.15%) .NET
5 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
6 17 (18.09%) HP
7 16 (17.02%) VBA
7 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
8 15 (15.96%) C#
8 15 (15.96%) SQL
9 14 (14.89%) HTML
9 14 (14.89%) Oracle
9 14 (14.89%) Project Management
9 14 (14.89%) SC Cleared
10 13 (13.83%) MS PowerPoint
10 13 (13.83%) MS Project
11 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
11 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
11 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
13 10 (10.64%) JSP
13 10 (10.64%) Linux
13 10 (10.64%) Change Management
13 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
13 10 (10.64%) DV Cleared
13 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (10.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (9.57%) Windows 7

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 12 (12.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.32%) SAS
3 3 (3.19%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.13%) TWiki
4 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 23 (24.47%) MS Office
2 13 (13.83%) MS PowerPoint
2 13 (13.83%) MS Project
3 6 (6.38%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) CSG Singleview
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.38%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) Intranet
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
4 1 (1.06%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) WAN
4 1 (1.06%) DHCP
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) MPLS
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) QlikView
3 6 (6.38%) MS Access
4 3 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Subversion
2 2 (2.13%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (2.13%) CppUnit
2 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.13%) GoogleTest
3 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (34.04%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
4 2 (2.13%) Private Banking
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Front Office
5 1 (1.06%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (21.28%) Developer
1 20 (21.28%) Analyst
2 11 (11.70%) Data Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.38%) Consultant
5 5 (5.32%) Test Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.26%) Administrator
6 4 (4.26%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.19%) Applications Packager
7 3 (3.19%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
7 3 (3.19%) IT Support
7 3 (3.19%) Test Leader
7 3 (3.19%) Security Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) WPF Developer
7 3 (3.19%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.13%) QA Specialist
8 2 (2.13%) Defect Manager
8 2 (2.13%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) .NET
2 14 (14.89%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) JSP
4 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
5 5 (5.32%) CSS
5 5 (5.32%) XML
6 4 (4.26%) Web Services
6 4 (4.26%) WPF
7 2 (2.13%) JMS
7 2 (2.13%) XML Schema
7 2 (2.13%) Spring
7 2 (2.13%) SOAP
7 2 (2.13%) STL
7 2 (2.13%) Apache CXF
7 2 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 1 (1.06%) Reactive Extensions
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (1.06%) XSLT
8 1 (1.06%) Flash
8 1 (1.06%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) PMI
1 3 (3.19%) IVR
2 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.06%) CMDB
2 1 (1.06%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.06%) iPhone
2 1 (1.06%) Learning Management System
2 1 (1.06%) iPad
2 1 (1.06%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.06%) GIS
2 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) Windows
2 10 (10.64%) Linux
2 10 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (9.57%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.38%) UNIX
4 6 (6.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) Project Management
2 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (10.64%) Change Management
3 10 (10.64%) Data Analysis
4 9 (9.57%) PRINCE2
5 8 (8.51%) ITIL
6 6 (6.38%) Migration
7 5 (5.32%) Security Testing
7 5 (5.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.32%) Time Management
7 5 (5.32%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.26%) Workflow
9 3 (3.19%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.19%) Test Scripting
9 3 (3.19%) Web Development
9 3 (3.19%) Quality Management
9 3 (3.19%) Process Management
9 3 (3.19%) CRM
9 3 (3.19%) ERP
9 3 (3.19%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.02%) VBA
2 15 (15.96%) C#
2 15 (15.96%) SQL
3 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.38%) VB
5 5 (5.32%) Java
5 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.26%) VBScript
7 3 (3.19%) XAML
8 2 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
4 10 (10.64%) DV Cleared
4 10 (10.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) MCITP
7 4 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.19%) MCP
8 3 (3.19%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.19%) MOS
8 3 (3.19%) Degree
9 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.06%) PMP
10 1 (1.06%) MCSA
10 1 (1.06%) A+ Certification
10 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.32%) QA
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Server
2 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.06%) vSphere
3 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.06%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.13%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.06%) WSUS
3 1 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.06%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 60 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.09%) HP
3 14 (14.89%) Oracle
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
5 6 (6.38%) Citrix
5 6 (6.38%) VMware
6 5 (5.32%) Business Objects
7 4 (4.26%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (3.19%) Genesys
8 3 (3.19%) Symantec
8 3 (3.19%) Kofax
9 2 (2.13%) Google
9 2 (2.13%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.13%) EMC
9 2 (2.13%) IBM
9 2 (2.13%) Adobe
10 1 (1.06%) Progress
10 1 (1.06%) Sybase
10 1 (1.06%) Juniper
10 1 (1.06%) Apple
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Claremont Consulting Limited
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