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 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 44 17 27
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +10
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 20 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.79% 7.39% 6.10%
As % of the Applications category 40.82% 44.55% 48.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 29
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £113 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £309 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.02% +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 £9.10 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -4.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
49 101 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 6.83% 16.58% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 47 48
Average daily rate £320 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £103 £100 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £426 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.83% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+268.42% -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.80 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -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 25 November 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 25 November 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 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 23 (31.51%) Finance
3 19 (26.03%) MS Office
4 17 (23.29%) HP
4 17 (23.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (20.55%) SQL
5 15 (20.55%) VBA
5 15 (20.55%) Project Management
6 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
7 12 (16.44%) Oracle
7 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
7 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
8 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
8 11 (15.07%) .NET
8 11 (15.07%) Windows
9 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (13.70%) DV Cleared
9 10 (13.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
10 9 (12.33%) Change Management
10 9 (12.33%) Linux
10 9 (12.33%) HTML
10 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
10 9 (12.33%) MS Project
11 8 (10.96%) C#
11 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.96%) Migration
12 7 (9.59%) UNIX
12 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
12 7 (9.59%) JavaScript

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.85%) SAS
3 3 (4.11%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.37%) Smallworld
4 1 (1.37%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.37%) Lync
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.37%) TWiki
Applications
1 19 (26.03%) MS Office
2 17 (23.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (12.33%) MS Project
4 7 (9.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Office 365
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) SAN
1 4 (5.48%) Internet
2 2 (2.74%) HTTP
2 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.74%) Intranet
3 1 (1.37%) MPLS
3 1 (1.37%) Wireless
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) VoIP
3 1 (1.37%) WAN
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.85%) QlikView
3 3 (4.11%) MS Access
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) GoogleTest
1 2 (2.74%) CppUnit
1 2 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.74%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Private Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 1 (1.37%) Front Office
5 1 (1.37%) Billing
5 1 (1.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 10 (13.70%) Developer
3 9 (12.33%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.22%) Project Manager
5 5 (6.85%) Test Specialist
6 4 (5.48%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (5.48%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.11%) Junior
7 3 (4.11%) Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.11%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Administrator
7 3 (4.11%) Security Specialist
7 3 (4.11%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Defect Manager
8 2 (2.74%) QA Specialist
8 2 (2.74%) Junior Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) .NET
2 9 (12.33%) HTML
3 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
3 7 (9.59%) JSP
4 2 (2.74%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 2 (2.74%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (2.74%) STL
4 2 (2.74%) XML
5 1 (1.37%) WinForms
5 1 (1.37%) WPF
5 1 (1.37%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) IVR
2 3 (4.11%) PMI
3 2 (2.74%) Social Media
3 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.37%) GIS
4 1 (1.37%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.37%) CMDB
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
4 1 (1.37%) iPhone
4 1 (1.37%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.07%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Project Management
2 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.33%) Data Analysis
3 9 (12.33%) Change Management
4 8 (10.96%) PRINCE2
4 8 (10.96%) Migration
5 6 (8.22%) CRM
6 5 (6.85%) Security Testing
6 5 (6.85%) Time Management
7 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 3 (4.11%) Quality Management
8 3 (4.11%) Process Management
8 3 (4.11%) Workflow
8 3 (4.11%) ETL
8 3 (4.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Release Management
8 3 (4.11%) Web Development
8 3 (4.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
1 15 (20.55%) VBA
2 8 (10.96%) C#
3 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.74%) VB
5 2 (2.74%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) Java
6 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) ISTQB
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) DV Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.85%) MCITP
4 5 (6.85%) Degree
5 3 (4.11%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.11%) MOS
6 2 (2.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PMP
7 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.37%) SCCM
2 1 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 49 (67.12%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.29%) HP
3 12 (16.44%) Oracle
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco
5 4 (5.48%) Citrix
5 4 (5.48%) Business Objects
5 4 (5.48%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (5.48%) VMware
6 3 (4.11%) Symantec
6 3 (4.11%) Kofax
6 3 (4.11%) Genesys
7 2 (2.74%) Google
7 2 (2.74%) EMC
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) BT
8 1 (1.37%) Apple
8 1 (1.37%) NetApp
8 1 (1.37%) CommVault
8 1 (1.37%) Informatica
8 1 (1.37%) Juniper
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