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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 29 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 46 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.67% 8.14% 5.31%
As % of the Applications category 53.49% 56.64% 46.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 11
Average daily rate
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£290 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £119 £178 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £424 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 9
Average hourly rate £55.75 £9.38 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+494.66% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.15 £9.25 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.35 £12.00 £11.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.96 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.26% -6.50%
Applications Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
86 113 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 10.60% 14.38% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 61 40
Average daily rate £272 £285 £273
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.38% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £175 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £401 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- -3.22%
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 23 July 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 23 July 2014.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Histogram in Glasgow

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
2 33 (35.11%) Finance
3 27 (28.72%) Windows
4 24 (25.53%) MS Office
5 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
6 17 (18.09%) HP
6 17 (18.09%) .NET
7 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
7 16 (17.02%) SC Cleared
8 15 (15.96%) HTML
8 15 (15.96%) MS Project
9 14 (14.89%) Project Management
10 13 (13.83%) SQL
11 12 (12.77%) Active Directory
11 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
12 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
12 11 (11.70%) Oracle
12 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (10.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 10 (10.64%) JSP
13 10 (10.64%) ITIL
13 10 (10.64%) C#
13 10 (10.64%) VBA
13 10 (10.64%) Linux
13 10 (10.64%) DV Cleared
13 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
15 8 (8.51%) Cisco
15 8 (8.51%) Citrix
15 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (6.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.06%) TWiki
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.06%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.06%) Lync
Applications
1 24 (25.53%) MS Office
2 15 (15.96%) MS Project
3 6 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.45%) SAN
2 3 (3.19%) Unified Communications
3 2 (2.13%) Firewall
3 2 (2.13%) DHCP
3 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.13%) VPN
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.06%) LAN
4 1 (1.06%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) Wireless
4 1 (1.06%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.06%) Internet
4 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) MS Access
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle Database
4 5 (5.32%) QlikView
5 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
7 1 (1.06%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Subversion
2 2 (2.13%) GoogleTest
2 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.13%) JIRA
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (2.13%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.06%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (1.06%) RSpec
3 1 (1.06%) JBehave
3 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.06%) Hudson
3 1 (1.06%) WATIR
3 1 (1.06%) Selenium
3 1 (1.06%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.06%) JUnit
3 1 (1.06%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.06%) Gradle
3 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 33 (35.11%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Local Government
4 2 (2.13%) Private Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) German Language
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Developer
2 14 (14.89%) Analyst
3 9 (9.57%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.51%) Consultant
5 7 (7.45%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.38%) Desktop Support
7 5 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (5.32%) Data Analyst
7 5 (5.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Test Specialist
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (4.26%) Functional Consultant
9 3 (3.19%) Applications Packager
9 3 (3.19%) Applications Developer
9 3 (3.19%) Test Manager
9 3 (3.19%) Security Specialist
9 3 (3.19%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.09%) .NET
2 15 (15.96%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) JSP
4 9 (9.57%) ASP.NET
5 7 (7.45%) XML
6 5 (5.32%) CSS
7 4 (4.26%) Web Services
7 4 (4.26%) WPF
8 2 (2.13%) JSON
8 2 (2.13%) JMS
8 2 (2.13%) XML Schema
8 2 (2.13%) Spring
8 2 (2.13%) SOAP
8 2 (2.13%) STL
8 2 (2.13%) Apache CXF
8 2 (2.13%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 1 (1.06%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (1.06%) Apache Camel
9 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (1.06%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.19%) Blackberry
2 2 (2.13%) PDA
2 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.06%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.06%) PMI
3 1 (1.06%) GIS
3 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.06%) IVR
3 1 (1.06%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Windows
2 11 (11.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.64%) Linux
4 8 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 8 (8.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (7.45%) UNIX
6 5 (5.32%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.19%) Windows XP
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (14.89%) Project Management
2 10 (10.64%) ITIL
2 10 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (8.51%) Change Management
4 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
4 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
5 6 (6.38%) ERP
5 6 (6.38%) Test Scripting
5 6 (6.38%) Time Management
6 5 (5.32%) System Testing
6 5 (5.32%) Security Testing
6 5 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
7 4 (4.26%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.19%) Release Management
8 3 (3.19%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.19%) MVVM
8 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.19%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.64%) C#
3 10 (10.64%) VBA
4 7 (7.45%) VB
4 7 (7.45%) Java
5 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 5 (5.32%) VBScript
7 3 (3.19%) XAML
8 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.13%) C++
9 1 (1.06%) Perl
9 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.06%) Groovy
9 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.06%) Python
9 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.02%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.77%) ISTQB
4 10 (10.64%) DV Cleared
4 10 (10.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 8 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) MCITP
7 3 (3.19%) MOS
7 3 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (3.19%) MCP
8 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.13%) Degree
8 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.06%) CRISC
9 1 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.06%) CISA
9 1 (1.06%) CISM
9 1 (1.06%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) SLA
2 4 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (1.06%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.13%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.06%) XenApp
4 1 (1.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) SCCM
2 3 (3.19%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (2.13%) Netcool
3 2 (2.13%) WSUS
4 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.06%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 59 (62.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.09%) HP
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle
4 8 (8.51%) Cisco
4 8 (8.51%) Citrix
4 8 (8.51%) VMware
5 4 (4.26%) Apple
5 4 (4.26%) IBM
6 3 (3.19%) Adobe
6 3 (3.19%) Google
7 2 (2.13%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.13%) Symantec
7 2 (2.13%) EMC
8 1 (1.06%) McAfee
8 1 (1.06%) Juniper
8 1 (1.06%) Genesys
8 1 (1.06%) CA
8 1 (1.06%) Lotus
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.06%) Progress
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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