The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 23 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 30 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 6.41% 6.33% 3.69%
As % of the Applications category 56.60% 46.03% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 3
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +26.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £145 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £428 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +2.24%
MS Excel
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Applications Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 63 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 11.32% 13.76% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 36 19
Average daily rate £400 £365 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.73% +62.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £148 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 1
Average hourly rate £43.83 £25.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.88% +131.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.96
% change year-on-year
- +0.26%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

MS Excel Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MS Excel across the Gloucestershire region.

MS Excel Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

MS Excel
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MS Excel within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -1 11 £448 +208.62% 2
Gloucester -3 2 £500 +53.84% 4
MS Excel
South West

MS Excel
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) Migration
2 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
3 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (38.30%) Windows XP
4 17 (36.17%) Windows 8
5 16 (34.04%) IT Asset Management
5 16 (34.04%) Asset Management
5 16 (34.04%) Programme Management
6 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
7 14 (29.79%) Lync
8 13 (27.66%) MS Office
9 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
10 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
11 10 (21.28%) SQL
12 8 (17.02%) MS Project
13 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
14 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
15 5 (10.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
15 5 (10.64%) Information Management
15 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
15 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (10.64%) JD Edwards
15 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
15 5 (10.64%) ERP
15 5 (10.64%) Cognos
15 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (10.64%) C

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (29.79%) Lync
2 1 (2.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (27.66%) MS Office
2 8 (17.02%) MS Project
3 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DHCP
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) Cognos Report Studio
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQLite
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Ant
General
1 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Analyst
2 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Transition Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.26%) C++ Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Project Support Officer
7 1 (2.13%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.13%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) COM
2 1 (2.13%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Clustering
1 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.13%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) NHS
3 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (59.57%) Windows
2 19 (40.43%) Windows 7
3 18 (38.30%) Windows XP
4 17 (36.17%) Windows 8
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.38%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Migration
2 16 (34.04%) Programme Management
2 16 (34.04%) Asset Management
2 16 (34.04%) IT Asset Management
3 5 (10.64%) Information Management
3 5 (10.64%) ERP
3 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (8.51%) UML
4 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
5 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.26%) Document Management
7 1 (2.13%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.13%) Web Development
7 1 (2.13%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.13%) Time Management
7 1 (2.13%) ITIL
7 1 (2.13%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) C
3 3 (6.38%) C++
3 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) DV Cleared
3 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.38%) MCTS
4 3 (6.38%) MCITP
5 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) Firmware
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Cognos
2 5 (10.64%) JD Edwards
3 4 (8.51%) HP
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
4 3 (6.38%) Cisco
4 3 (6.38%) VMware
5 2 (4.26%) TOWER Software
6 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago