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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 27 24 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 47 69 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.84% 7.62% 5.56%
As % of the Applications category 52.81% 58.97% 55.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 20
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £307 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.12% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £9.95 £12.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.77% -21.62%
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
89 117 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 12.95% 12.93% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 72 33
Average daily rate £350 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £149 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 10
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 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
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 18 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 18 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
3 32 (32.65%) MS Office
4 20 (20.41%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 19 (19.39%) Windows
6 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
7 17 (17.35%) Oracle
7 17 (17.35%) Project Management
8 16 (16.33%) MS Project
8 16 (16.33%) Banking
9 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
10 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
10 12 (12.24%) HTML
11 11 (11.22%) VBA
11 11 (11.22%) UNIX
11 11 (11.22%) Change Management
12 10 (10.20%) VMware
12 10 (10.20%) XML
12 10 (10.20%) .NET
12 10 (10.20%) MS Access
13 9 (9.18%) Java
13 9 (9.18%) ITIL
13 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
13 9 (9.18%) Data Management
13 9 (9.18%) Subversion
14 7 (7.14%) Degree
14 7 (7.14%) JIRA
14 7 (7.14%) QlikView

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.08%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.04%) Confluence
3 2 (2.04%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.02%) CMS
4 1 (1.02%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.02%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.02%) TWiki
4 1 (1.02%) Lync
4 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (32.65%) MS Office
2 20 (20.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 16 (16.33%) MS Project
4 7 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (5.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (4.08%) assyst
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.04%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (1.02%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.06%) SAN
2 2 (2.04%) HTTP
2 2 (2.04%) VPN
2 2 (2.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.02%) DNS
3 1 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.02%) LAN
3 1 (1.02%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.20%) MS Access
4 7 (7.14%) QlikView
5 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.12%) MySQL
5 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.10%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.08%) Star Schema
7 4 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (2.04%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.04%) MarkLogic
9 2 (2.04%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Subversion
2 7 (7.14%) JIRA
3 4 (4.08%) TortoiseSVN
3 4 (4.08%) RSpec
3 4 (4.08%) JBehave
3 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.08%) Gradle
3 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.08%) JUnit
3 4 (4.08%) Maven
3 4 (4.08%) WATIR
3 4 (4.08%) Selenium
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (2.04%) Hudson
4 2 (2.04%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.02%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (16.33%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.06%) Front Office
4 3 (3.06%) Billing
4 3 (3.06%) Local Government
5 2 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (29.59%) Analyst
2 16 (16.33%) Consultant
2 16 (16.33%) Developer
3 7 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 6 (6.12%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.12%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (6.12%) Data Analyst
5 5 (5.10%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (5.10%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (5.10%) Oracle Consultant
5 5 (5.10%) Desktop Support
5 5 (5.10%) Project Manager
6 4 (4.08%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.08%) MI Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Operations Analyst
6 4 (4.08%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 4 (4.08%) Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.06%) Database Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.24%) HTML
2 10 (10.20%) XML
2 10 (10.20%) .NET
3 6 (6.12%) CSS
4 4 (4.08%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.08%) Web Services
5 3 (3.06%) WPF
5 3 (3.06%) jQuery
6 2 (2.04%) Apache CXF
6 2 (2.04%) JMS
6 2 (2.04%) XML Schema
6 2 (2.04%) XHTML
6 2 (2.04%) SOAP
6 2 (2.04%) Spring
6 2 (2.04%) JSON
7 1 (1.02%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.02%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.02%) XSLT
7 1 (1.02%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.04%) PMI
1 2 (2.04%) Blackberry
1 2 (2.04%) PDA
1 2 (2.04%) Replication
1 2 (2.04%) Clustering
2 1 (1.02%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.02%) PKI
2 1 (1.02%) GIS
2 1 (1.02%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (19.39%) Windows
2 11 (11.22%) UNIX
3 7 (7.14%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.10%) Windows 7
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.06%) Solaris
6 3 (3.06%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.06%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.02%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.35%) Project Management
2 12 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (12.24%) Data Analysis
3 11 (11.22%) Change Management
4 9 (9.18%) ITIL
4 9 (9.18%) Data Management
5 7 (7.14%) Time Management
6 5 (5.10%) System Testing
6 5 (5.10%) Unit Testing
6 5 (5.10%) Test Scripting
6 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
6 5 (5.10%) ERP
6 5 (5.10%) Analytics
6 5 (5.10%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.10%) Wealth Management
6 5 (5.10%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (4.08%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.08%) ATDD
7 4 (4.08%) Inmon Methodology
7 4 (4.08%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.41%) SQL
2 11 (11.22%) VBA
3 9 (9.18%) Java
4 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.10%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.08%) Python
6 4 (4.08%) C#
6 4 (4.08%) VB
6 4 (4.08%) Groovy
7 2 (2.04%) PHP
7 2 (2.04%) XQuery
7 2 (2.04%) XAML
8 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.02%) VBScript
8 1 (1.02%) Perl
8 1 (1.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.14%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.06%) CISA
3 3 (3.06%) CISM
3 3 (3.06%) CRISC
3 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.04%) PMP
4 2 (2.04%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.04%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 2 (2.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.02%) XenApp
3 1 (1.02%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) SCCM
2 4 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.08%) Puppet
2 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.04%) Data Guard
3 2 (2.04%) Netcool
3 2 (2.04%) EMC TimeFinder
4 1 (1.02%) WSUS
4 1 (1.02%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.02%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (44.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.35%) Oracle
3 10 (10.20%) VMware
4 7 (7.14%) HP
4 7 (7.14%) IBM
4 7 (7.14%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.10%) Citrix
6 4 (4.08%) Lotus
7 3 (3.06%) Apple
7 3 (3.06%) Adobe
7 3 (3.06%) EMC
7 3 (3.06%) Sybase
8 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) Cisco
8 2 (2.04%) Veritas
8 2 (2.04%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.04%) Kofax
8 2 (2.04%) Minitab
9 1 (1.02%) Teradata
9 1 (1.02%) Google
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