The table below looks at the statistics for MS Excel skills in IT contracts advertised for the Greenwich region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MS Excel over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Office Excel
Rank 4 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Contract jobs citing MS Excel 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 12.50% 2.94% 26.32%
As % of the Applications category 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£165 £395 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.22% -3.65%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Greenwich region.

Applications Category
Greenwich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Greenwich 12.50% 2.94% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate £165 £395 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.22% -10.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

MS Excel
Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

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

MS Excel Jobs Demand Trend in Greenwich

MS Excel
Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

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

MS Excel Daily Rate Trend in Greenwich

MS Excel
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Greenwich

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM

MS Excel
Top Related IT Skills in Greenwich by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Greenwich 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Altiris